AKRON (Feb. 9, 2011)—The deadline for abstracts for papers to be presented 30th Annual Meeting and Conference on Tire Science & Technology is March 30.
The event will be Sept. 13 and 14 at the Hilton Akron/Fairlawn in Akron.
Presentations will complement a technical program that includes the following topics:
— Tire performance / tire mechanics
— Tire / vehicle dynamics
— Tire design and development
— Rolling resistance / traction / tread wear
— Tire noise
— Tire influences on ride / harshness
— Tire performance on non-dry / deformable surfaces
— Techniques for model and laboratory test validation
— Tire test procedure development and application
— Tire interaction with electronic stability control
— Predictive models
— Properties of tire materials
— Fracture and adhesion in tires
— Aging and endurance of tires
— Advances in tire manufacturing processes
— Tire requirements for future vehicles (e.g., fuel cell, hybrid)
— Applications of intelligent tire technology
— Examples of virtual tire development
Abstracts can be submitted here.
For questions about the conference, please contact Saied Taheri at [email protected]