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The publications below are available for purchase from the SAE website. The publications involve thermal analysis with TAITherm Software. This website provides the title and publication / presentation / information only.

Heated Seat Simulation Study for Thermal Seat Comfort Improvement
SAE Document Number: 2015-01-1391
Date Published: April 2015
Author(s): Scott Allen Ziolek – Hyundai, Joshua Pryor – ThermoAnalytics, Tony Schwenn – ThermoAnalytics, Adam Steinman – Gentherm
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Simulating Physiological Response with a Passive Sensor Manikin and an Adaptive Thermal Manikin to Predict Thermal Sensation and Comfort
SAE Document Number: 2015-01-0329
Date Published: April 2015
Author(s): Mark Hepokoski – ThermoAnalytics, Allen Curran – ThermoAnalytics, Richard Burke – Measurement Technology NW, John Rugh – National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Larry Chaney – National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Clay Maranville – Ford
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Options for Coupled Thermal-Electric Modeling of Battery Cells and Packs
SAE Document Number: 2014-01-1834
Date Published: April 2014
Author(s): Scott Peck – ThermoAnalytics, Aditya Velivelli – Exa, Wilko Jansen – Jaguar & Land Rover
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Vehicle Body Panel Thermal Buckling Resistance Analysis
SAE Document Number: 2014-01-0926
Date Published: April 2014
Author(s): Weidong Zhang - Chrysler Group LLC, Mingchao Guo - Chrysler Group LLC, Paul Stibich - Chrysler Group LLC, Ram Bhandarkar - Chrysler Group LLC
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Three Dimensional Transient Analysis of the Climate Inside a Passenger Vehicle Cabin under Solar Load
SAE Document Number: 2014-01-0702
Date Published: April 2014
Author(s): Kamalesh Bhambare – Exa, Junya Fukuyama – Exa, Jaehoon Han – Exa, Kosuke Masuzawa – Honda, Akihiro Iwanaga – Honda, Steven Patterson – ThermoAnalytics
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The Development of Turbine Volute Surface Temperature Models for 3D CFD Vehicle Thermal Management Simulations: Part 3: Exhaust Radial Turbine Volute Systems
SAE Document Number: 2014-01-0648
Date Published: April 2014
Author(s): Steve De Vos - BMW Group, Kristian Haehndel - BMW Group, Torsten Frank - BMW Group, Frieder Christel - BMW Group, Sylvester Abanteriba - BMW Group
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The Development of Exhaust Surface Temperature Models for 3D CFD Vehicle Thermal Management Simulations Part 2 - Exhaust Acoustic Silencer Configurations
SAE Document Number: 2014-01-0646
Date Published: April 2014
Author(s): Kristian Haehndel - BMW Group, Anthony Jefferies - BMW Group, Markus Schlipf - BMW Group, Torsten Frank - BMW Group, Frieder Christel - BMW Group, Sylvester Abanteriba - BMW Group
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Automotive Vehicle Body Temperature Prediction in a Paint Oven
SAE Document Number: 2014-01-0644
Date Published: April 2014
Author(s): Yu Hsien Wu - Chrysler Group LLC, Sreekanth Surapaneni - Chrysler Group LLC, Kumar Srinivasan - Chrysler Group LLC, Paul Stibich - Chrysler Group LLC
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A Numerical Investigation of Dampening Dynamic Profiles for the Application in Transient Vehicle Thermal Management Simulations
SAE Document Number: 2014-01-0642
Date Published: April 2014
Author(s): Kristian Haehndel - BMW Group, Angus Pere - BMW Group, Torsten Frank - BMW Group, Frieder Christel - BMW Group, Sylvester Abanteriba - BMW Group
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An Innovative Approach to Race Track Simulations for Vehicle Thermal Management
SAE Document Number: 2013-01-9121
Date Published: November 2013
Author(s): Kristian Haehndel - BMW Group, Torsten Frank - BMW Group, Frieder Christel - BMW Group, Sylvester Abanteriba - BMW Group
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The Development of Exhaust Surface Temperature Models for 3D CFD Vehicle Thermal Management Simulations Part 1 - General Exhaust Configurations
SAE Document Number: 2013-01-0879
Date Published: April 2013
Author(s): Kristian Haehndel - BMW Group, Torsten Frank - BMW Group, Frieder Martin Christel - BMW Group, Carsten Spengler - BMW Group, Gerrit Suck - BMW Group, Sylvester Abanteriba - RMIT Univeristy
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A Comparison of Physiology-Based Metrics to Environment-Based Metrics for Evaluating Thermal Comfort
SAE Document Number: 2013-01-0844
Date Published: April 2013
Author(s): Mark Hepokoski – ThermoAnalytics, Allen Curran – ThermoAnalytics, Tony Schwenn – ThermoAnalytics
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Validation of a Thermal-Electric Li-Ion Battery Model
SAE Document Number: 2012-01-0332
Date Published: April 2012
Author(s): Scott Peck – ThermoAnalytics, Theodore Olszanski – US Army TARDEC, Sonya Zanardelli – US Army TARDEC, Matt Pierce – ThermoAnalytics
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Development of a Temperature-Dependent Li-ion Battery Thermal Model
SAE Document Number: 2012-01-0117
Date Published: April 2012
Author(s): Scott Peck – ThermoAnalytics, Matt Pierce – ThermoAnalytics
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Development of Transient Simulation Methodologies for Underhood Hot Spot Analysis of a Truck
SAE Document Number: 2011-01-0651
Date Published: April 2011
Author(s): Joshua Pryor – ThermoAnalytics, Matt Pierce – ThermoAnalytics, Eric Fremond – Volvo 3P, Yanick Michou – Volvo 3P
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Assessment of Various Environmental Thermal Loads on Passenger Thermal Comfort
SAE Document Number: 2010-01-1205
Date Published: April 2010
Author(s): Taeyoung Han – GM, Kuo-Huey Chen – GM, Bahram Khalighi – GM, Allen Curran – ThermoAnalytics, Joshua Pryor –ThermoAnalytics, Mark Hepokoski – ThermoAnalytics
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Improving Cabin Thermal Comfort by Controlling Equivalent Temperature
SAE Document Number: 2009-01-3265
Date Published: November 2009
Author(s): Allen Curran, Scott Peck, Tony Schwenn, Mark Hepokoski
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Cooling Analysis of a Passenger Car Disk Brake
SAE Document Number: 2009-01-3049
Date Published: October 2009
Author(s): Thomas Christian Schuetz
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Thermal Analysis and Simulations for Optimizing HVAC Load on Heavy Trucks
SAE Document Number: 2008-01-2657
Date Published: October 2008
Author(s): Amit B. Shah, Craig M. Cless, John S. Curlee, Jeremy Edmondson
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Thermal Load Reduction of Truck Tractor Sleeper Cabins
SAE Document Number: 2008-01-2618
Date Published: October 2008
Author(s): Kenneth Proc, Larry Chaney, Eric Sailor
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Modeling Human Thermoregulation as a Means of Evaluating Heat Stress Events
SAE Document Number: 2008-01-2273
Date Published: August 2008
Author(s): Allen Curran, Peter Rynes
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Experimental and Numerical Investigations of Thermal Soak
SAE Document Number: 2008-01-0396
Date Published: April 2008
Author(s): Ernst Peter Weidmann, Heinrich Reister, Thomas Binner
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Advances in Automated Coupling of CFD and Radiation
SAE Document Number: 2008-01-0389
Date Published: April 2008
Author(s): Christian Rauch - The Virtual Vehicle Competence Center (vif), Thomas Hörmann - The Virtual Vehicle Competence Center (vif), Sebastian Jagsch - Magna Steyr Fahrzeugtechnik AG & CO KG, Raimund Almbauer - ICE-THD, Graz University of Technology
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Functional and Material Acoustic Optimization integrated into Underbody Systems for Vehicle Performance Improvement
SAE Document Number: 2007-01-2350
Date Published: May 2007
Author(s): Maurizio Mantovani - Rieter Automotive Systems, Dirk Lehmann - Rieter Automotive Systems
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Thermal Managment of a Vehicle's Underhood and Underbody using Appropriate Math-Based Analytical Tools and Methodologies
SAE Document Number: 2007-01-1395
Date Published: April 2007
Author(s): Shailendra Kaushik - General Motors Corp.
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Reduction in Vehicle Temperatures and Fuel Use from Cabin Ventilation, Solar-Reflective Paint, and a New Solar-Reflective Glazing (Invited Presentation from 2007 SAE World Congress - SAE Paper Number 2007-01-1194)
SAE Document Number: 2007-01-1194
Date Published: April 2007
Author(s): John P. Rugh - National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Larry Chaney - National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Jason Lustbader - National Renewable Energy Laboratory, John Meyer - Visteon Climate Control, Mukesh Rustagi - PPG Industries Inc., Kurt Olson - PPG Industries Inc., Rupert Kogler - Webasto AG
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Multi-Disciplinary Aerodynamics Analysis for Vehicles: Application of External Flow Simulations to Aerodynamics, Aeroacoustics and Thermal Management of a Pickup Truck
SAE Document Number: 2007-01-0100
Date Published: April 2007
Author(s): Bradley D. Duncan - Exa Corp., Sivapalan Senthooran - Exa Corp., Dena Hendriana - Exa Corp., Pradeep Sivakumar - Exa Corp., David Freed - Exa Corp., Mark E. Gleason - DaimlerChrysler Corp., Deborah C. Hall - DaimlerChrysler Corp.
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Wall Temperatures and Airflow Prediction in Automotive Headlights Utilizing the CFD Methodology
SAE Document Number: 2006-01-2646
Date Published: November 2006
Author(s): Edinilson Alves Costa - Ford Motor Company do Brasil, Luis Alves dos Santos - Ford Motor Company do Brasil
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Analysis of the Impact of Reduced Vehicle Thermal Load on AC Fuel Use; SAE Automotive Alternate Refrigerant Systems Symposium
SAE Document Number:
Date Published: 2006
Author(s): Larry Chaney
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Thermal Modeling and Imaging of As-built Vehicle Components
SAE Document Number: 2006-01-1167
Date Published: April 2006
Author(s): Andreas F. Koschan - Univ. of Tennessee, Priya Govindasamy - Univ. of Tennessee, Sreeenivas Sukumar - Univ. of Tennessee, David Page - Univ. of Tennessee, Mongi Abidi - Univ. of Tennessee, David Gorsich - US Army RDECOM
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Finite Difference Heat Transfer Model of a Steel-clad Aluminum Brake Rotor
SAE Document Number: 2005-01-3943
Date Published: October 2005
Author(s): Jim E. Hertel, Jared Suster, Justin Hawley, Xiaodi Huang - Michigan Technological Univ.
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Investigation of Thermal and Fluid Characteristics in Automotive Headlights
SAE Document Number: 2005-24-069
Date Published: September 2005
Author(s): H. P. Bensler - Volkswagen AG, A. de Risi - Universit\ab di Lecce, C. Freek - Volkswagen AG, E. Montefrancesco - Universit\ab di Lecce, D. Heath - Ricardo Gmbh
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Investigation of a Coupled CFD and Thermal Modelling Methodology for Prediction of Vehicle Underbody Temperatures
SAE Document Number: 2005-01-2044
Date Published: May 2005
Author(s): Ed Bendell - Rieter Automotive
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Underhood Temperature Analysis in Case of Natural Convection
SAE Document Number: 2005-01-2045
Date Published: May 2005
Author(s): Ernst Peter Weidmann - FKFS Stuttgart; Jochen Wiedemann - IVK/FKFS Univ.; Thomas Binner - DaimlerChrysler AG; Heinrich Reister - DaimlerChrysler AG
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Simulation of Radiation Effects in the Presence of the Exhaust System
SAE Document Number: 2005-01-2060
Date Published: May 2005
Author(s): Thomas Moshammer - Magna Steyr
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Vehicle Paint Radiation Properties and Affect on Vehicle Soak Temperature, Climate Control System Load, and Fuel Economy
SAE Document Number: 2005-01-1880
Date Published: April 2005
Author(s): Paul B. Hoke, Chris Greiner - Ford Motor Co.
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Heat Management in a Sound Package Development
SAE Document Number: 2004-01-3310
Date Published: November 2004
Author(s): Rogerio Martins - Ford Motor Company Brazil, Marcio Concalves Pinto - Ford Motor Company Brazil, Edinilson Costa - Ford Motor Company Brazil, Luciano Driemeier - Ford Motor Company Brazil, Rafael Clemente - Ford Motor Company Brazil
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Zero Prototype Approach in the Development of a Plastic Automotive Component
SAE Document Number: 2004-01-3300
Date Published: November 2004
Author(s): Verqnica Wildberger Lisbqa - Ford Motor Co., Aguinaldo J. Cajuhi - Ford Motor Co., Rodrigo Nicoletti - MSX International do Brasil, Wesley N. Mascarenhas - Trilogy International do Brasil
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CAE Approach for Thermal-Acoustical Protective Shields-Part 2
SAE Document Number: 2004-01-2970
Date Published: October 2004
Author(s): Ching-Ho Chen; Frank W. Popielas - Dana Corp.; Rohit Ramkumar - Dana Corp.; Anthony M. DiGregorio - Victor Reinz; Mark X. Boogemans - Dana Canada Inc.; Harald Rebien - Dana Corp.
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An Efficient Procedure for Vehicle Thermal Protection Development
SAE Document Number: 2005-01-1904
Date Published: April 2004
Author(s): Kumar Srinivasan, George M. Woronowycz, Michael Zabat, John M. Tripp - DaimlerChrysler Corp.
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Multi-Dimensional Thermal Properties of Insulated Heat Shield Material Systems
SAE Document Number: J2609
Date Published: December 2003
Author(s): Formed Heat Shield Committee
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Use of CFD to Support Heat Management CAE Simulation
SAE Document Number: 2003-01-3559
Date Published: November 2003
Author(s): Luiz Morgado - Ford Motor Company do Brasil; Luciano Driemeier - MSX International do Brasil
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Technology Transfer: An Enabler for Army Transformation
SAE Document Number: 2003-01-1377
Date Published: March 2003
Author(s): Adam H. Alaweih - US Army Tank Automotive Command, Peter Gerard DiSante - National Automotive Center
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Improvement of Process for Heat Shielding Under Body of Vehicles Against Exhaust System Thermal Effects Aided By FEA
SAE Document Number: 2002-01-3476
Date Published: November 2002
Author(s): Josae Antonio Felicio, Jr. - Ford Motor Co.
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CAE Approach for Thermal-Acoustical Protective Shields
SAE Document Number: 2001-01-0684
Date Published: March 2001
Author(s): Mark X. Boogemans - Dana Canada Inc.; Colin Chen - Dana Corp.; Calin Matias - Dana Canada Inc.; Frank W. Popielas - Dana Corp.; Marsha Minkov - Dana Corp.; Ryan Moffat - Dana Corp.
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Automated Radiation Modeling for Vehicle Thermal Management
SAE Document Number: 950615
Date Published: February 1995
Author(s): Allen R. Curran - Michigan Technological Univ., Keith R. Johnson - Michigan Technological Univ., Eric A. Marttila - Michigan Technological Univ., Scott P. Dudley - Ford Motor Co.
More info on this paper.

The publications below are from the Vehicle Thermal Management Systems Conference & Exhibition. Copies of the articles may be purchased from Mike Claxton of the IMechE Library; Email him the title of the article you are interested in. The publications involve thermal analysis with TAITherm Software. This website provides the title and publication / presentation / information only.

Effect of Several Engine Encapsulation Concepts on Emissions, Consumption and on Thermal Safety of a Vehicle
Meeting Where Presented: Vehicle Thermal Management Systems Conference & Exhibition, May 2007, Nottingham, UK
Author(s): H De Ciutiis, T Bürgin, L Gorlato - Rieter Automotive Systems, Switzerland

Investigation of Heat Transfer and Evaporation Processes in Automotive Headlights
Meeting Where Presented: Vehicle Thermal Management Systems Conference & Exhibition, May 2007, Nottingham, UK
Author(s): H P Bensler - Volkswagen AG, Germany; A Leefken, D Heath - Ricardo Deutschland GmbH, Germany

Transient Computation of a Battery’s Temperature in an Enclosure
Meeting Where Presented: Vehicle Thermal Management Systems Conference & Exhibition, May 2007, Nottingham, UK
Author(s): F Michel, H Reister - DaimlerChrysler AG, Germany; B Desmet - Université de Valenciennes et du Hainaut-Cambrésis, France

An Overview of Vehicle Test and Analysis Results from NREL's A/C Fuel Use Reduction Research
Meeting Where Presented: Vehicle Thermal Management Systems Conference & Exhibition, May 2007, Nottingham, UK
Author(s): D Bharathan, L Chaney, R B Farrington, J Lustbader, M Keyser, J P Rugh - National Renewable Energy Laboratory, USA

Analysis of Flow Phenomena on an Acoustic Roller Dynamometer in Order to Analyse the Flow Through the Engine Compartment and on the Underbody for Thermal Applications
Meeting Where Presented: Vehicle Thermal Management Systems Conference & Exhibition, May 2007, Nottingham, UK
Author(s): T Moshammer, S Jagsch, C Kussmann, H Pischler - MAGNA STEYR
Fahrzeugtechnik, Austria

Evaluation of Steady and Transient CFD Methods for Vehicle Temperature Prediction on the Basis of a Heatshield Test Rig
Meeting Where Presented: Vehicle Thermal Management Systems Conference & Exhibition, May 2007, Nottingham, UK
Author(s): E Bendell, M Hauenstein - Rieter Automotive Systems, Switzerland

Lattice-Boltzmann Flow Simulation of the Modified SAE Model with Heated Plug Including Conduction and Radiation Effects
Meeting Where Presented: Vehicle Thermal Management Systems Conference & Exhibition, May 2007, Nottingham, UK
Author(s): S Jelic, E Fares - Exa GmbH, Germany; A Alajbegovic - Exa Corporation, USA

Thermal Radiation Benchmarks for the Automotive Industry
Meeting Where Presented: Vehicle Thermal Management Systems Conference & Exhibition, May 2007, Nottingham, UK
Author(s): C Rauch - The Virtual Vehicle Research Center GmbH (vif), Austria; T Moshammer - MAGNA Steyr Fahrzeugtechnik AG & CO KG, Austria; R Almbauer - Graz University of Technology, Austria

Numerical Investigations of Thermal Soak
Meeting Where Presented: Vehicle Thermal Management Systems Conference & Exhibition, May 2007, Nottingham, UK
Author(s): E P Weidmann, J Wiedemann - IVK/FKFS University of Stuttgart, Germany; T Binner, H Reister - DaimlerChrysler AG, Germany

Other publications are known to have been submitted for publication, but are not yet released. If you have questions or know of a published article relating to TAITherm software that is not yet listed here, please contact us.

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