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Fundamentals of Vehicle Dynamics by T.D. Gillespie

Call Number: TL 243. G548 1992

(Available on the shelf, as a course reserve, and as an e-book)

Fundamentals of Vehicle Dynamics provides a foundation of engineering principles + analytical methods to explain the performance of an automotive vehicle, with chapters focusing on acceleration + braking performance; aerodynamics + rolling resistance; ride; tires; steady-state cornering; suspensions; steering systems; and rollover.

Vehicle Systems Dynamics


Vehicle systems dynamics is the study of the motion of rubber-tired ground vehicles. Dynamic vehicle responses result from the tire, gravitational and aerodynamic forces that a vehicle is subjected to.

-MECH 546 Vehicles Systems Dynamics Syllabus, Jennifer Bastiaan, PhD

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