SAE International Journal of Commercial Vehicles



Aims & Scope
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With an ISI impact factor of 0.6, the SAE International Journal of Commercial Vehicles showcases state-of-the-art engineering research by promoting high-quality theoretical and applied investigations by publishing peer-reviewed scientific articles on the design, modeling, controlling, and testing of commercial vehicles that bring strong empirical and theoretical contributions to the current and future body of knowledge.... (continued)

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    Journal Impact Factor™ (JIF): 0.5

    ESCI (Emerging Sources Citation Index, Web of Science)
    Engineering Village (Ei Compendex)
    IET Inspec
    Japan Science and Technology (JST) Agency

Editorial Board
Editor in Chief

Corina Sandu, Ph.D., Virginia Tech, USA
Sandu is a Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Virginia Tech, an ASME Fellow, and the Director of the Advanced Vehicle Dynamics Laboratory. She received her engineering diploma from the Bucharest Polytechnic Institute in Romania (1991) and her MS (1995) and Ph.D. (2000) in mechanical engineering from the University of Iowa. She worked at Michigan Tech as a visiting and research faculty for three years before joining Virginia Tech as an Assistant Professor in 2003. Sandu's research focuses on modeling and simulation of multibody dynamics under uncertainty, parameter estimation, design optimization, stochastic soil and terrain modeling, on- and off-road vehicle dynamics, tire and track modeling, and terramechanics. In 2007, she received the SAE Ralph R. Teetor Educational Award and in 2013 the SAE Forest R. McFarland Award and the Rodica Baranescu Award. Sandu is Chair of the SAE Chassis and Suspension Committee and Secretary of the ASME DED Executive Committee. She is also an active member of ISTVS, and serves as Editor-in-Chief of the SAE International Journal for Commercial Vehicles, Editor of the Journal of Terramechanics, and Associate Editor for the ASME Journal of Vibration and Acoustics.

Editorial Board

Associate Editors
Anudeep Bhoopalam, General Motors, USA
Brendan Chan, Oshkosh Corporation, USA
Ben Duprey, IPG Automotive USA, Inc., USA
Yanjun Huang, Tongji University, China
Ken Kang, Honda R&D Americas Inc., USA
Alex Keen, Harper Adams University, UK
Bin Li, Aptiv PLC, USA
Lin Li, Nikola Motor Company, USA
Rick Mihelic, Mihelic Vehicle Consulting, USA
Zissimos Mourelatos, Oakland University, USA
Subhash Rakheja, Concordia University, Canada
Ratnak Sok, Waseda University, Japan
Guangtian (Gavin) Song, Ford Motor Company, USA
Costin Untaroiu, Virginia Tech, USA
Vladimir Vantsevich, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, USA
Jeff Warfford, Virginia Tech, USA

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