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MAE 454LEC - Road Vehicle Dynamics
Road Vehicle Dynamics 000 Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
Class #:   10723   Enrollment Capacity:   80
Section:   000   Enrollment Total:   74
Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   6
Dates:   08/31/2020 - 12/11/2020   Status:   OPEN
Days, Time:   M W F , 10:20 AM - 11:10 AM
Room:   Remote view map
Location:   Remote      
Enrollment Requirements
Prerequisites: Pre-Requisite: MAE 340; refer to MAE Progression Criteria in your academic advising report for additional requirements; Approved ASE and ME majors only.
  Course Description
Covers the forces and torques generated by tires (under both traction and braking) and by the relative wind; two-wheel and four-wheel models of a vehicle; simplified stability and control of transients; steady-state response to external disturbances; effects of the roll degree of freedom; equations of motion in body-fixed coordinates; lateral load transfer; force-moment analysis; and applications of feedback-control theory to the design of subsystems for improved performance.
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