Vehicle aerodynamics design and technology, 2018 new york usa icvadt. About: the sae-a presents the sae-a student seminars (sss) a series of informative lectures designed to address the key fundamentals of engineering. The technical state-of-the-art of aerodynamics of ground transportation vehicles is reviewed currently available theoretical calculation methods. Increased energy efficiency on passenger cars through optimized cooling flow combined with efficient wheel and underbody aerodynamics.
Automotive aerodynamics is the study of the aerodynamics of road vehicles its main goals are reducing drag and wind noise, minimizing noise emission, and. An introduction to the drag-related aerodynamics of cars is presented from a practitioner's point of view both current understanding and unresolved problems . A forum for technology progress in ground vehicle aerodynamics and aeroacoustics the broad objective of ecara is to provide a forum for the interchange. The objective of this chapter is to briefly explain some of the basic principles of fluid mechanics applied to road vehicle aerodynamics.
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