SAE International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, Energy, Environment, & Policy



Aims & Scope
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The SAE International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, Energy, Environment, & Policy is a peer-reviewed journal that provides a forum for the exchange of novel, innovative, and transdisciplinary ideas on incorporating and enhancing sustainability from environmental, energy, engineering, public policy, social, and economic perspectives over the entire life cycle of automobiles, aircrafts, and other transportation systems that span across diverse landscapes. In particular, this journal focuses on combining the engineering perspective with one or more of these topics to analyze the potential ways of improving the environmental performance of the transport sector.... (continued)

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    Engineering Village (Ei Compendex)
    IET Inspec
    Japan Science and Technology (JST) Agency

Editorial Board
Editor in Chief

Dr. Srikanth Pilla, Professor and Director, Center for Composite Materials, University of Delaware, USA

Dr. Srikanth Pilla is the Director of the Center for Composite Materials at the University of Delaware (UD-CCM). He is also the Founding Director of ‘AIM for Composites’, a Department of Energy funded Energy Frontier Research Center. Pilla earned his doctorate in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee with a postdoctoral training from Stanford University. Prior to joining UD-CCM, Pilla held the ExxonMobil Employees Chair in Engineering and was the founding director of the Clemson Composites Center, at Clemson University. Pilla also worked as an Assistant Scientist at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Pilla’s research interests are in the fundamentals and applications of sustainable and lightweight functional materials and manufacturing. Pilla has co-authored over 150 peer-reviewed archival publications. His research is supported by NSF, DOE, USDA, DOD, and NASA, besides several foundations and industries including automotive OEMs, and their suppliers. Pilla currently serves as the Editor-in-Chief of SAE International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, Energy, Environment and Policy. Pilla’s efforts in research and engineering education have garnered him numerous awards, including the 2022 DOE-VTO Team Award, 2021 US EPA Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award, 2021 Innovision’s Sustainability Award, 2019 Composites Educator of the Year Award, 2018 SC Governor’s Young Scientist Award, 2017 Stefan Pischinger Young Industry Leadership Award, 2017 SAE Ralph R. Teetor Educational Award, and 2016 Robert J. Hocken Outstanding Young Manufacturing Engineer award from SME. He has supervised over 50 graduate students and postdocs, and many undergraduate students. Four of his former team members now hold faculty positions at the University of Texas-El Paso, Cleveland State University, Clemson University and Amasya University.

Editorial Board

Mahmoud Abdelhamid, Ford Motor Company, USA
Ben Amor, University of Sherbrooke, Canada
Annick Anctil, Michigan State University, USA
Giacomo Belgiorno, Dumarey Automotive Italia, Italy
Giovanni Circella, Ghent University, Belgium
Jennifer B. Dunn, Northwestern University, USA
Saeed Farahani, Cleveland State University, USA
Xin He, Aramco Americas, USA
Ameya Joshi, ClearFlame Engine Technologies, USA
Chenhui Liu, Hunan University, China
Amory Lovins, RMI and Stanford University, USA
Zheng Luo, China Design Group Co Ltd., China
Ala Qattawi, University of Toledo, USA
Hesham A. Rakha, Virginia Tech, USA
Prabhakar Sharma, Delhi Skill and Entrepreneurship University, Delhi, India
Ratnak Sok, Waseda University, Japan
Sreeprasad Sreenivasan, University of Texas at El Paso, USA
Changsheng Su, Cummins Inc., USA
Sabu Thomas, Mahatma Gandhi University, India
Fausto Tucci, University of Salerno, Italy
Cássia Maria Lie Ugaya, Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná, Brazil
Marie Venner, Venner Consulting, USA
Endong Wang, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, USA
Yu Zhang, Cummins Inc., USA

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