CVDC Slip-Control Braking System featured on BBC
Advanced Braking Technology: Cover Story of 'Transport Engineer' February 2013
Leon Henderson presented some of his recent work on Tyre Dynamics and Slip-Control Braking at the 22nd International Symposium on Dynamics of Vehicles on Roads and Tracks, held in Manchester, UK.
Latest Publications from the CVDC
The Mechanics of Heavy Duty Trucks and Truck Combinations - A Four Day Professional Development Course: 7-10 July, 2014
The Cambridge Vehicle Dynamics Consortium (CVDC) is pleased to present a four day event focussed on the dynamics of heavy goods vehicles. The event will include the definitive UMTRI course on heavy truck dynamics as well as hardware and software demonstrations and hands-on exercises.
Tridec releases path-following steering system
CVDC is pleased to announce Anthony Best Dynamics (ABD) as the newest member of the consortium.
The CVDC had its bi-annual meeting at the headquarters of Poclain Hydraulics in Verberie, France. The consortium discussed research performed over the last 6 months, and future directions.
Leon Henderson presented his latest work on HGV slip control at EuroBrake 2012 in Dresden.
Will Midgley presented recent results of his research into regenerative braking for articulated heavy vehicles at the Vehicle Propulsion and Power Conference 2011 in Chicago, USA.
The CVDC has upgraded its website in order to make it easier to use and navigate
The CVDC was delighted to receive a new FH12 tractor unit from Volvo Trucks during the CVDC meeting in September 2012.
CVDC is pleased to announce Poclain Hydraulics as the newest member of the consortium.
CVDC is pleased to announce SDC as the newest member of the consortium.
Researchers in the CVDC recently completed the first set of full scale straight-line braking tests on the CVDC's new slip control braking system.
CVDC is pleased to announce Tridec B.V. as the newest member of the consortium.
CVDC is pleased to announce Wincanton as the newest member of the consortium.