Dr. Anna Stefanopoulou as Panelist and Presenter at SAE 2016 Government/Industry Meeting

On January 20th 2016, Dr. Anna Stefanopoulou, ARC Director and Professor of Mechanical Engineering, was a Panelist and Presenter at the SAE 2016 Government/Industry Meeting. She was on a special session organized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) titled "Demonstrating the Benefits of Vehicle Automation and Off-cycle Technologies".

This session covers "what vehicle to vehicle (V2V) and vehicle to infrastructure (V2I) technologies are, how they will work, how these technologies interact, how they can contribute to individual as well as fleet-wide operational efficiency improvements, and what regulatory and data issues, such as off-cycle credits remain that can help incentivize or enable OEMs to accelerate deployment."

Professor Stefanopoulou's presentation title was "Beyond Eco-Driving and Torque Smoothing in CAVs: The Opportunity of High Efficiency Powertrain Calibration Using Preview."