Development and Validation of a Pick-Up Truck Suspension Finite Element Model for Use in Crash Simulation

  • Dhafer Marzougui Cing-Dao, Kan Matthias Zink Abdullatif Zaouk Nabih Bedewi
  • Published 2011
A finite element model of a Chevrolet C2500 pickup truck vehicle was developed at the FHWA/NHTSA National Crash Analysis Center (NCAC). This model has seen widespread use by transportation safety researchers to analyze vehicle safety issues as well as to evaluate and improve the performance of roadside hardware. Over the years after the initial release of… CONTINUE READING