Damon Weeks (University of Texas, Austin),
University of Texas, Austin, USA
|dSPACE Magazine 2/2012, Nov 2012|
In commercial and military vehicles, the improved mobility provided by advanced active suspensions – especially in rugged terrains – becomes a matter of survivability, effective crew performance, safety and reliability. Active suspensions can boost the speed and comfort of off-road vehicles. Prototypes can be used to demonstrate the efficiency of active systems on wheeled and tracked vehicles.