• Alternative fuels and challenges
  • Automotive powertrain development: virtually-connected hardware co-simulation
  • Functional Safety—progressing towards safer mobility
  • Electric rockets and the future of satellite propulsion
  • Achates powers toward production
    A potential ICE game-changer, the Achates OP engine is being tooled up for production at one OEM while a new 2.7-L triple for light-truck demonstrations enters the build phase.
  • Engineering with simulation and data
    Companies are discovering new simulation techniques, especially optimization; the next step is to combine simulation with sensor data and predictive analytics to create even more robust off-highway equipment.
  • Innovations for lightweighting
    Tough fuel-economy bogies for 2021 and beyond are driving new approaches to materials use, as seen in these case studies.
  • Axellent progress
    AAM’s new Quantum drive-axle technology is a leap forward in lightweight, efficient driveline systems aimed at 2020 and beyond.
  • Low-temperature combustion ready for prime time?
    At SAE’s High-Efficiency IC Engines Symposium, Delphi said its new, third-generation GDCI is promising, but even LTC proponents admit that challenges remain.
  • More automation for ECU testing
    The latest fault-insertion tests enable engineers to run more test cases in less time.
  • Preview: SAE readies new Connect2Car conference for fusion of auto, tech sectors
  • Editorial: The first 100 days versus the first 100 years
  • SAE Standards News
    SAE collaborates on Clean Cars project
  • Supplier Eye
    Toward a “by wire” vehicle
  • Tech leaders talk AI, security, next-gen HMI
  • Overcoming the ‘CO2 penalty’ of autonomous vehicles
  • New autonomous-driving module uses raw sensor data to enhance speed
  • Musclecar Godzilla: Dodge reveals 840-hp Challenger SRT Demon
  • New York auto show: Lincoln unveils all-new, aluminum-bodied 2018 Navigator
  • Mark Cieslak, chief engineer for the 2018 Chevrolet Equinox, talks weight-saving.
  • Interoperability Standards Pave the Way for Modular Robotic Manipulators
  • Solar Powering UAVs
  • Deploying COTS Subsystems in UUVs
  • Developing a Multi-Modal UGV Robot Control Interface
  • Fast-Tracking Autonomous Vehicles with Simulation
  • Gesture-Based Controls for Robots: Overview and Implications for Use by Soldiers
  • Identifying the Flow Physics and Modeling Transient Forces on Two-Dimensional Wings
  • Experimental Confirmation of an Aquatic Swimming Motion Theoretically of Very Low Drag and High Efficiency
  • The Scaling of Loss Pathways and Heat Transfer in Small Scale Internal Combustion Engines
  • A Guide for Developing Human-Robot Interaction Experiments in the Robotic Interactive Visualization and Experimentation Technology (RIVET) Simulation
  • Connectivity continues its advance
    More OEMs and Tier 1 suppliers are focusing on embedded telematic systems, hoping to displace aftermarket hardware.
  • Tailoring fuel injection to control NOx
    The next big step to help heavy-duty diesel engines meet stricter emissions regulations involves adapting the fuel-injection system to the combustion needs.
  • Active on safety
    Crash-avoidance technologies are vital “building blocks” to automate commercial vehicles, implement truck platooning and ultimately achieve zero accidents.
  • Engineering with simulation and data
    Companies are discovering new simulation techniques, especially optimization; the next step is to combine simulation with sensor data and predictive analytics to create even more robust off-highway equipment.
  • Bright lights, bright outlook
  • Faurecia targets NOx reduction at lower exhaust temps with lightweight cartridges
  • Military system designers aren’t resting on COTS deployment
  • Real-time manipulator position sensing for automation of hydraulic excavators
  • t ConExpo, Isuzu Motors announces heavy-duty natural gas engine for off-highway
  • International develops new, lighter A26 engine to replace N13
  • Sharpening the focus on OBD-II security
  • AVL’s Dr. Marko Dekena: Alternative powertrain tech, connectivity hot topics at ICPC 2017
  • Case unveils compact dozer loader concept at ConExpo
  • Work trucks strive to curtail addiction to fuel
  • All about electronics
    UniBo Motorsport of the University of Bologna in Italy details its self-developed electronic control units and strategy for use in its Formula SAE cars.
  • Golden Bear strong
    A dispatch from the coalfields of West Virginia describes the unique set of challenges faced by the Baja SAE team at West Virginia University Institute of Technology.
  • And the SAE Collegiate Cup for best communicators goes to…
    The Kettering University’s snowmobile team for its outstanding presentation to the SAE Mid-Michigan Section.