• ICE Breaker!
    Mazda’s Skyactiv-X beats the big guys to market with a promising new production engine that marries Otto and Diesel attributes.
  • Testing mmWave radars in the loop
    University of Texas researchers develop a real-time HIL testbed that beats the incumbents on cost, time and flexibility.
  • Driverless cars and freeway traffic flow
    Analysis shows platooning and wave damping can reduce congestion.
  • Editorial: EVs lack a robust charging grid
  • SAE Standards News
    Mobility for everyone: Automated Driving Systems
  • Supplier Eye
    The future on stage at Frankfurt
  • The Navigator
    Time for standard naming of safety features
  • Developing high-energy-density batteries for EVs
  • U.S. Dept. of Transportation issues new autonomous-vehicle guidelines
  • Federal-Mogul’s cool solution for downsized engines
  • Continental unveils new 3D display cluster
  • Back to physics for Dayco’s new vacuum assist
  • Voltage spike at 2017 Frankfurt auto show
  • For ’18 models, GM quietly backs diesel—with quiet new diesel
  • Cadillac plugs in CT6 for high-value efficiency
  • What We’re Driving
    Automotive Engineering’s quick-strike vehicle reviews
  • Boot camp at Georgia Tech
    Integrating new students into the aero design team helps keep Georgia Tech in winning form.
  • A fresh start
    Keeping it simple is a key component in turning around the fortunes of Kettering University’s Formula SAE team.
  • No secrets to success for Michigan Baja Racing
    Hard work and a focus on winning are the simple reasons why the team keeps coming out on top in Baja SAE.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Military vehicles battle for autonomy at lower cost
    Engineers are adding sensors, more powerful micros and faster networks as they automate tasks and pave the way to autonomy.
  • Heavy duty lightweighting
    Optimization of tractor-trailer systems and component design helps to reduce overall vehicle mass, a key strategy in improving fuel economy and meeting upcoming Phase 2 GHG regulations.
  • Navistar’s SuperTruck II explores composites, WiFi to cut weight
  • Methane state of mind
    New Holland ramps up its focus on alternative fuels, showcasing a methane-powered concept tractor that trims emissions, operating costs.
  • Editorial
    Deep learning how to drive
  • Zircotec manages heat transfer in hotter exhaust systems
  • Nikola CEO: Fuel-cell Class 8 truck on track for 2021
  • Paccar launches lightest HD automated transmission for on-highway CVs
  • Eaton solves nuisance problems with electrohydraulic solutions
  • Cummins reveals all-electric truck ahead of Tesla
  • Volvo CE sees major efficiency gain from hybrid-electric wheel loader
  • Level 3 automation may not be attractive for heavy trucks, says Bosch’s Dr. Johannes-Joerg Rueger, President, Commercial Vehicle and Off-Road
  • Opposed-piston engines: the powerplant of the future
  • India’s dream of an all-EV fleet by 2030: Myth, miracle, or reality?
  • An approach for prediction of motorcycle engine noise under combustion load
  • Innovations for lightweighting
    Tough U.S. fuel-economy bogies for 2021 and beyond are driving new approaches for materials, as seen in these examples.
  • More intelligence equals more efficiency, enhanced functionality
    Advanced electronic systems require renewed focus on architectures, processors, sensors and networks.
  • Connected commercial vehicles bring cybersecurity to the fore
    Connectivity, automation and electrification will drive vehicle development in the near future, say industry experts attending the revamped SAE COMVEC 17 event.