Meeting truck autonomy hurdles head-on Combining sensors, inter-vehicle communications and controllers poses major challenges in the effort to bring greater levels of automation to commercial trucking.
Simulation key to additive manufacturing analysis Advanced simulation tools help to optimize 3D printing processes before physical build.
Making the case for battery-electric fleet power Battery systems edge closer to a tipping point as commercial and heavy-duty fleets broaden their application.
Electrified forklifts go big Hoist Liftruck brings full electrification to some of the biggest forklift trucks, motivated only in part by regulatory pressures.
Editorial Managing heat with ‘cool’ tech
Navistar, VW pursue common electric powertrain, global connectivity platform
ZED Connect brings mobile-based ELD to improve safety and service
IAV brings variable valvetrains to heavy duty
Assessing a vehicle’s cooling system performance
Kohler engineers new 5400 engines for lower NVH, easier start-ups
Case IH Quadtrac CVX the first 4WD articulated tractor to offer a CVT
Mack hits the highway with style and technology
Tenneco’s CTO Dr. Ben Patel discusses active and passive thermal management strategies for NOx reduction and fuel economy gains
Rockets re-engineered—a step further into the cosmos
Powertrain design for reliability
Ice breaker Mazda’s Skyactiv-X beats the big companies to market with a promising new engine that marries Otto and Diesel attributes.
Advances for off-highway engine design As manufacturers continue to drive out cost and meet a worldwide patchwork of regulatory frameworks, the tools for developing those engines are advancing. From showcase prototypes to advanced analytical techniques, suppliers are helping the cause.
Aeroacoustic simulation delivers breakthroughs in aircraft noise reduction
Autonomy testing: Simulation to the rescue Autonomous technology development injects new rigors on vehicle-development testing.
Using Thermal Simulation to Model the Effects of Wind on the Mars Curiosity Rover
Quality and Validation of Digital Designs for Aerospace and Defense
Scaling LiDAR Optical Payloads from Drones to Miniature UAVs
Using Sintered Fiber Metal Composites for Aircraft Acoustic Attenuation
GaN Breaks Barriers RF Power Amplifiers Go Wide and High
Test System Ensures Flawless Performance of Military RF Devices
The Impact of Video Compression on Remote Cardiac Pulse Measurement Using Imaging Photoplethysmography Remote physiological measurement technique leverages digital cameras to recover the blood volume pulse from the human body.
Sensitivity Simulation of Compressed Sensing Based Electronic Warfare Receiver Using Orthogonal Matching Pursuit Algorithm Calculate the sensitivity of a CS based EW receiver using two modulation schemes.
Initial Validation of Ballistic Shock Accelerometers A Test Operations Procedure (TOP) describing methods and instrumentation used in the initial validation of accelerometers to be used in both Ballistic Shock testing and crew/vehicle survivability Live Fire Test and Evaluation (LFT&E).
Custom Data Logger for Real-Time Remote Field Data Collections Compact, energy efficient instruments have the same functionality as a personal computer.
Subjective Mapping of Dust-Emission Sources by Using MODIS Imagery Accurate dust-source characterizations are critical for effectively modeling dust storms and their associated hazards.
Topology Control in Aerial Multi-Beam Directional Networks Comparing the performance of a centralized algorithm that retains robust connectivity and reduced throughput to a distributed algorithm that offers higher throughput but fewer network nodes.