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Technical Papers

SAE Publications

  • SAE 2015-01-1433 -- Nonlinear Optimization in Vehicular Crash Reconstruction
  • SAE 2015-01-1419 -- Reconstruction of Vehicle-Pedestrian Collisions Including an Unknown Point of Impact
  • SAE 2014-01-0469 -- Analysis of High-Speed Sideswipe Collisions Using Data from Small Overlap Tests
  • SAE 2012-01-0608 -- Uncertainty of CRASH3 ΔV and Energy Loss for Frontal Collisions
  • SAE 2011-01-0094 -- The Tire-Force Ellipse (Friction Ellipse) and Tire Characteristics
  • SAE 2009-01-0102 -- Tire Models for Vehicle Dynamic Simulation and Accident Reconstruction
  • SAE 2007-01-0735 -- Analysis of Collisions Involving Articulated Vehicles
  • SAE 2007-01-0737 -- Residual Crush Energy Partitioning Normal and Tangential Energy Losses
  • SAE 2003-01-0491 -- Modeling of Low-Speed, Front-to-Rear Vehicle Impacts
  • SAE 2001-01-0898 -- Throw Model for Frontal Pedestrian Collisions
  • SAE 2000-01-0357 -- Modeling Combined Braking and Steering Tire Forces
  • SAE 980367 -- Comparison of Tire Friction Test Methodologies Used in Accident Reconstruction
  • SAE 980025 -- Crush Energy and Planar Impact Mechanics for Accident Reconstruction
  • SAE 971942 -- Automotive Powerplant Isolation Strategies
  • SAE 970957 -- An Analytical Assessment of the Critical Speed Formula
  • SAE 940722 -- Uncertainty in Accident Reconstruction Calculations
  • SAE 931321 -- On the Dynamic Response of Hydraulic Engine Mounts
  • SAE 871993 -- Energy Loss in Vehicle Collisions
  • SAE 870429 -- Least Squares Collision Reconstruction
  • SAE 870048 -- A Review of Impact Models for Vehicle Collisions
  • SAE 860018 -- A Force and Energy Analysis: Vehicle Extraction with a Tow Strap
  • SAE 860015 -- Impact of Articulated Vehicles
  • SAE 830468 -- Impact Analysis of Two-Vehicle Collisions
  • SAE 770014 -- An Impact Moment Coefficient for Vehicle Collision Analysis

Other Publications and Papers