Types of aircraft passenger-escape systems An overview of existing and potential new methods for assuring aircraft occupant safety.
SAE Skill India Initiative: S2I2 A new SAEINDIA collaboration aims to help young engineers acquire “industry-ready” skills.
A technology-driven sustainable-agriculture solution Pumping more air into the cylinder is key to solving the CAFE puzzle, and engineers are hard at work figuring out the best ways to do it with turbocharger and supercharger innovation.
Rotorcraft icing computational tool development
3D printing machines can’t be built fast enough In the additive-manufacturing world, the costs of components are dropping, the technology is becoming more reliable and parts are fabricated faster, allowing industries beyond aerospace to adopt additive technologies, says Oak Ridge Lab’s Ryan Dehoff.
Clearing the air Sensors, diagnostics and controls advance to help trap emissions.
Bringing the heat on cooling technologies Electronic controls, variable-speed fans cool engines, heat aftertreatment systems.
3D printing machines can’t be built fast enough In the additive manufacturing world, the costs of components are dropping, the technology is becoming more reliable and parts are fabricated faster, allowing industries beyond aerospace to adopt additive technologies, says Oak Ridge Lab’s Ryan Dehoff.
Big-time 3D printing: building an excavator, layer by layer
Commercial vehicles in a digital world
Automation, electrification focus of ZF’s Innovation Tractor prototype
Corrosion-resistant bearings extend equipment lifetimes in severe environments
Two-stroke future for heavy-duty engine braking
Unique piston design aids HD diesel waste heat recovery
NREL cost-effectively eliminates diesel idling to condition Class 8 sleeper cabs
Higher levels of connectivity, automation drive commercial vehicle sector: A discussion with Dr. Wilfried Achenbach, Senior Vice President, Engineering and Technology, Daimler Trucks North America, and Chairman of the SAE 2016 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress
Western Star debuts Extreme Duty Offroad package, new ‘transformer’ chassis
Seeing the Light Achieving Full-Color, Day or Night Readability for Flat-Panel Displays
Multiple Node Networking Using PCIe Interconnects PCI Express (PCIe) interconnects, and how they can be used to support multiple node low latency data transfers over copper or optical cables, is gaining momentum in embedded computing solutions.
Zero-Emissions Electric Aircraft Theory vs Reality
Analyzing Radar Signals With Demodulation
Combining Software and Hardware for Highly Specialized Multichannel Spectrum Monitoring
Advanced Thermal Management Solutions
Thermal Ground Planes
Thermal Management of Laser Diodes
The Effect of Substrate Emissivity on the Spectral Emission of a Hot-Gas Overlayer
Process Approach to Determining Quality Inspection Deployment
Experimental Setup to Assess Blast and Penetration-Induced Secondary Debris in a Military Operations in Urban Terrain (MOUT) Environment
Non-Contact Circuit for Real-Time Electric and Magnetic Field Measurements
CMU goes full futuristic A student team from Carnegie Mellon University offers its take on a proposed new mode of transportation involving tubes and pods.
Three CDS teams win MOMENTUM design awards Teams from British Columbia Institute of Technology, University of Idaho and Pakistan Navy Engineering College win competition for best description of an innovation for their 2016 SAE Collegiate Design Series vehicle entry.
These pro tips can earn your CDS team point Members of SAE International’s Collegiate Design Series staff offer 10 tips to help teams fully realize their potential at competition.