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LIGHT VEHICLE STABILITY RESEARCH:

NHTSA LIGHT VEHICLE ABS RESEARCH PROGRAM:

Task 4: A Test Track Study of Light Vehicle ABS Performance Over a Broad Range of Surfaces and Maneuvers


INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS RESEARCH:

NATIONAL ADVANCED DRIVING SIMULATOR (NADS)

  • "Hand-Held or Hands-Free? The Effects of Wireless Phone Interface Type on Phone Task Performance and Driver Preference" [PDF 168KB]. Human Factors and Ergnomics Society 48th Annual Meeting, September 2004.
    E.N. Mazzae, NHTSA, Vehicle Research and Test Center, East Liberty, OH; T.A Ranney, Transportation Research Center Inc., East Liberty, OH;  G.S. Watson, J.A Wightman, University of Iowa, NADS, Iowa City, IA
  • Chrstos, J. P. and Grygier, P. A., " Experimental Testing of a 1994 Ford Taurus for NADSdyna Validation," SAE Paper No. 970563, February 1997.
  • Chrstos, J. P. and Heydinger, G. J., "Evaluation of VDANL and VDM Road for Predicting the Vehicle Dynamics of a 1994 Ford Taurus," SAE Paper No. 970566, February 1997.
  • Chrstos, J. P. and Grygier, P. A., "Instrumentation and Field Testing of 1994 Ford Taurus GL for NADSdyna Evaluation," (NHTSA Report in Progress).
  • Garrott, W. R., Grygier, P. A., Chrstos, J. P., Heydinger, G. J., Salaani, M. K., Howe J. G., and Guenther, D. A., "Methodology for Validating the National Advanced Driving Simulator's Vehicle Dynamics (NADSdyna),"
  • Howe, J. G., Rupp, G., Woodburn, C., Jang, B.C., Heydinger, G. J., and Guenther, D. A., "Improving Steering Feel for the National Advanced Driving Simulator," SAE Paper No. 970567, February 1997.
  • Salaani, M. K., Heydinger, G. J. "Model Validation of the 1997 Jeep Cherokee for the National Advanced Driving Simulator," SAE Paper No. 2000-01-0700, March 2000.
  • Salaani, M. K., "Vehicle Dynamics Modeling for the National Advanced Driving Simulator of a 1997 Jeep Cherokee," SAE Paper No. 1999-01-0121, March 1999.
  • Salaani, M. K., Heydinger, G. J., "Powertrain and Brake Modeling of the 1994 Ford Taurus for the National Advanced Driving Simulator," SAE Paper No. 981190, February 1998.
  • Salaani, M. K., Chrstos, J. P., and Guenther, D. A., "Parameter Measurement and Development of a NADSdyna Validation Data Set for a 1994 Ford Taurus," SAE Paper No. 970564, February 1997.
  • Salaani, M. K., Heydinger, G. J., and Guenther, D. A., "Validation Results from Using NADSdyna Vehicle Dynamics Simulation," SAE Paper No. 970565, February 1997.
  • Salaani, M. K., "Development and Validation of a Vehicle Model for the National Advanced Driving Simulator," Ph.D. Dissertation, The Ohio State University, June 1996.
  • Salaani, M. K., "Vehicle Dynamics Modeling for the National Advanced Driving Simulator of a 1994 Ford Taurus GL,"
  • Salaani, M. K. and Heydinger, G. J., "Vehicle Dynamics Evaluation for the National Advanced Driving Simulator of a 1994 Ford Taurus GL"


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