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New path to increasing heavy-truck efficiency with state-of-the-art research engine
New path to increasing heavy-truck efficiency with state-of-the-art research engine
01/16/2022

University of Michigan researchers have contributed to Volvo’s demonstration engine that will achieve a peak of  55% brake thermal efficiency, meaning high fuel efficiency.  U-M studies showed a 35% reduction in nitrogen oxides (NOx) emissions for heavy-duty trucks using extreme Miller cycle with high intake boost while enabling higher thermal efficiency. “The research findings identify […]

Yue Fan published in Physical Review Materials
Yue Fan published in Physical Review Materials
03/10/2020

Yue Fan’s paper entitled, “Atomistic Mechanism and Probability Determination of the Cutting of GP Zones by Edge
Dislocations in Dilute Al-Cu Alloys,” published in the Physical Review Materials. 

Wu receives 2018 Ivor K. McIvor Award
Wu receives 2018 Ivor K. McIvor Award
02/28/2018

This award is presented annually to senior graduate students who have demonstrated excellence in research and scholarship in an area of applied mechanics.