The new and improved COMVEC 17 is the central forum for the community influencing the future of the commercial vehicle industry. This year's event features full mix and match access to three key symposia, expanded programing, networking opportunities for experts and young professionals alike, interactive and dynamic technical displays, and more! Visit sae.org/cve to learn more.
Comparing Dolly Rollover Testing to Steer-Induced Rollover Events for an Enhanced Understanding of Off-Road Rollover Dynamics
The field of motor vehicle rollover research and testing has been one of multiple and varied approaches, dating back to at least the 1930's. The approach has been as simple as tipping a vehicle over at the top of a steep hill ( Wilson et al., 1972 ), to as complex as releasing a vehicle from an elevated roll spit mounted to the rear of a moving tractor and trailer ( Cooper et al., 2001 and Carter et al., 2002 ). Presenter Peter Luepke, P Luepke Consulting