Using hydrogen in an internal-combustion engine application requires not only a custom-engineered combustion concept, but also optimized operation strategies.
Engineers have been slow to adopt networks, but that is changing quickly as electronically controlled engines take hold.
There is much potential for gain for everyone if OEMs and suppliers work together early in terms of hydraulic system design.
Not tied as much to aluminum as is the West, china and Russia are moving fast toward widespread use of copper and brass for radiators.
SAE 100 Future Look; Frank Perna, Chairman and CEo of MSC. Software writes about his experience in vehicle engineering, testing, and management positions.
SAE 100 Future Look: Global competition and sourcing, cost pressures, safety, and enviromental concernsare just a few evolving realities facing the automotive industry today.
SAE 100 Future Look: The global automotive industry has faced considerable challenges over the last couple of years, to the extent that industry pundits have labeled the current environment as "The Perfect Storm."