A Study of Fuel Efficiency and Emission Policy Impact on Optimal Vehicle Design Decisions

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Jeremy J. Michalek, Panos Y. Papalambros, Steven J. Skerlos

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109

J. Mech. Des 126(6), 1062-1070 (Feb 14, 2005) (9 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1804195 History: Received May 09, 2003; Revised March 19, 2004; Online February 14, 2005
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Overview of the modeling framework
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ADVISOR simulation result contour plots
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Manufacturing cost for SI and CI engines
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Resulting vehicle gas mileage and regulation cost per vehicle under each policy




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