SAE Seminar: Tire and Wheel Safety Issues

Type: Seminar
Date: 07/22/14 8:30 AM CT - 07/22/14 4:30 PM CT
Location: Troy, MI United States
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At the SAE seminar Tire and Wheel Safety Issues, attendees will learn how tires and wheels are one of the most critical safety components on a vehicle. 

Objectives of this course include:

  • Describing important performance parameters and operating conditions of pneumatic tires related to safety
  • Use fundamental equations of engineering science to predict and/or explain tire-vehicle interactions related to safety

Tire grip and related phenomena, brake performance and the tire as a pressure vessel are just a few of the topics that will be covered during this seminar.