John Hoard

John Hoard
Associate Research Scientist, Mechanical Engineering

Address

1012
AL (W.E. Lay Auto Lab)

1231 BealĀ 
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2133


Phone
(734) 764-5263

Degrees

B.S., Engineering, UCLA, 1970

Research Interests

Automotive and light truck powertrain systems: challenges of meeting low emissions while improving fuel efficiency at affordable cost. Integration of aftertreatment with base engines to minimize emissions over vehicle lifetimes. Matching of engines and transmissions to vehicle and customer requirements. Diesel exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) cooler fouling.

Honors and Awards

Ford Safety & Sustainability Teamwork Award
Forest R. McFarland Award as "Key Contributor to the SAE Fuels and Lubricants Section", Society of Automotive Engineers, 2004
R&D100 Award for "Catalyst for Use in Plasma-Catalyst System" (with PNNL, Delphi), 2003

Faculty Type

Research

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