20th ARC Annual Review
May 21-22, 2014
The ARC celebrates its 20th year as a Center of Excellence for Modeling and Simulation of Ground Vehicles
Mr. Nigel Francis, Senior Automotive Adviser to the State of Michigan, welcomes attendees with his opening remarks
Dr. Paul Rogers, Director, U.S. Army TARDEC, on the "Role of University Research in TARDEC's 30 year strategy"
Mr. Patrick Davis, Director of the Vehicle Technologies Office, EERE, Department of Energy, "Highlights and Research Needs in Advanced Vehicle Power Technology Alliance between DOE and U.S. Army"
Mr. Jeffrey Singleton, Director of Basic Research, U.S. Army, spoke regarding "Army Basic Research Needs & Challenges"
Dr. Ping Liu, Program Director of ARPA-E, on "Energy Storage For Vehicle And Grid: Progress & Needs"
Profs. Panos Papalambros (U of M), Walter Bryzik (WSU), Imtiaz Haque (Clemson U.), Christophe Pierre (U. of Illinois) speaking about Strategic University Partnerships
ARC alumni Col. Scott Lathrop (U.S. Cyber Command Fort Meade), Dr. Andreas Malikopoulos (Oak Ridge), Dr. Bin Wu (Mercedes Benz R&D), Prof. Denise McKahn (Smith College), Prof. Tim Jacobs (Texas A&M)
Case studies demonstrate ARC capabilities to apply research towards real Army problems collaboratively
Networking opportunities with academia, government and industry attendees
Tour of the W.E. Lay Automotive Lab at the U of M
Poster competition finalists and winners are presented with awards by Dr. David Gorsich, Chief Scientist of U.S. Army TARDEC
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