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International Forum Automotive Acoustics & Vibration - NVH 2020

Virtual Forum Day One / Tuesday, 22 September 2020

(Note: The programme references UK time)

8:00 am - 8:10 am 
 
Welcome & Opening Speech by the Organiser
 
 Maria Nikolopoulou
 
 CEO
 Internect Forums Limited, Canada
 

 

8:10 am -8:20 am

Keynote Speech

[Session Chaired by Johan Stenson]

 
 Johan Stenson
 
Senior Director Driving Dynamics and Noise & Vibration Centre
Volvo Car Group, Sweden
 
 
 
 
8:20 am - 8:50 am 
 
The Challenges for NVH over the Next 5 – 10 Years
 
•             NVH challenges of RDE 2 emissions in ICE engines
•             HEV vehicle targets
•             Balancing NVH for stiffness and weight
•             Focus on high frequency structural NVH

 Matthew Aaron Hankinson

 Chief Engineer Driven Attributes Engineering
 Jaguar Land Rover, UK

 

 

8:50 am - 9:00 am

Sponsor: Dewesoft Presentation

9:00 am - 9:10 am

Sponsor: Huntsman Presentation

 

9:10 am - 9:40 am

Post-Processing Technique and Analysis of Aerodynamic-Noise Sources Around a Vehicle

 
•             Full vehicle CAA
•             Noise generation mechanism
•             Vortex shedding and attachment
•             Frequency analysis of flow field
 
 Masashi Miyazawa

Assistant Chief Engineer
Honda R&D Co., Ltd., Japan
 
 
9:40 am - 10:10 am
 
Break
 
10:10 am - 10:20 am
 
Keynote Speech
[Session Chaired by Alexandre Nunes]
 
 Alexandre Nunes
 
 Senior Specialist in Vehicle Integration and NVΗ
 
 
 
 
 
10:20 am - 10:50 am
 
How to Bridge the Gap between Testing and Simulation
 
•             The HBK platform: B&K, HBM and VI-grade
•             Virtual prototyping: from vehicle dynamics to ride and comfort - with calibrated sound and vibrations
•             A unique offering for the Automotive industry
•             The right context for the right simulation: listen & feel
 
 Giorgio Adriano
 
Business Development Manager - Automotive
HBK – Hottinger, Brüel & Kjær
 
 
 
 
10:50 am - 11:20 am
 
Novel Acoustic Materials for NVH Applications
 
•             Novel acoustic materials and how to create them
•             Graded index metamaterials the “Acoustic Black Hole”
•             Adsorptive materials such as activated carbon
•             Materials characterisation
•             Additive and subtractive manufacturing

Dr. Andrew Elliott
 
Research Fellow in Vibro-Acoustics
University of Salford, UK
 
 
11:20 am - 11:35 am
 
Break
 
11:35 am - 12:05 pm
  
Interactive Session/Panel Discussion
 
Chaired by our Scientific Committee:
 

A. Hankinson

A. Elliott

J.Stenson

A. Nunes

 
Lightweight versus Advanced NVH Performance
 
▪ Does lightweight and durability go hand in hand?
▪ Cost and efficiency under consideration
▪ NVH and business considerations when choosing a supplier
▪Important NVH parameters in customers’ purchasing decision
 
12:05 pm  - 12:35 pm
 
Interactive Session- Team Debate with Q&As
 
In small groups you will have the chance to share your views in a lively debate while
solving a technical question.
 
12:35 -12:40
 
Closing Remarks by the Organisers & End of Virtual Forum Day 1
 
Maria Nikolopoulou
 
CEO
Internect Forums Limited, Canada