Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

Designing On-Demand Four-Wheel-Drive Vehicles via Active Control of the Central Transfer Case

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

7 Author(s)
Panzani, G. ; Dipt. di Elettron. e Inf., Politec. di Milano, Milan, Italy ; Corno, M. ; Tanelli, M. ; Zappavigna, A.
more authors

New driveline architectures equipped with torque-biasing devices such as active differentials and active transfer cases have yielded a new generation of on-demand four-wheel-drive vehicles, where the torque distribution between left and right and between front and rear axles can actively be modulated online. This allows one to design active vehicle-control systems that are capable of altering, via electronic control, the behavior of a car dictated from its mechanical layout, e.g., understeering and oversteering characteristics. This paper proposes a control strategy that optimizes vehicle performance while guaranteeing vehicle stability and drivability by actively controlling the transfer case. The performance of the overall control strategy is assessed on both a multibody simulator and an instrumented test vehicle.

Published in:

Intelligent Transportation Systems, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:11 ,  Issue: 4 )

Date of Publication:

Dec. 2010

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.