SUN Yuan-kui, FAN Xiao-bin. Research on the Application of CarSim in Vehicle Simulation and Development[J]. International Journal of Plant Engineering and Management, 2017, 22(4): 200-211

Research on the Application of CarSim in Vehicle Simulation and Development
SUN Yuan-kui, FAN Xiao-bin
School of Mechanical and Power Engineering, He'nan Polytechnic University, He'nan Jiaozuo 454003, China
In the process of vehicle development, in order to reduce the actual vehicle test, get better economic benefits, speed up the development process, with simulation software, the development of vehicles or subsystems simulation has become an important part in the development process. As vehicle simulation software for parametric modeling, CarSim is a simple modeling process, rapid and accurate simulation, and can realize the simulation of open and close rings, and it is gradually popularized in vehicle research and development. This paper introduces the CarSim software, and then introduces the development of CarSim software in recent years. Based on the application of CarSim, this paper introduces it in all aspects of vehicle research and development, and finally summarizes it and puts forward some suggestions. Offering help for CarSim in vehicle research and development in the future, and building a certain foundation.
Key words:    CarSim    full vehicle model    vehicle simulation    stability analysis   
Received: 2017-03-28     Revised:
DOI: 10.13434/j.cnki.1007-4546.2017.0402
Funds: This paper is supported by He'nan Polytechnic University Education Teaching Reform Research Projects (2015JG034), Key Scientific Research Project of He'nan Province (17A580003) and Key scientific and technological project of He'nan Province (172102210022)
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Author description: SUN Yuan-kui is a master candidate in School of Mechanical and Power Engineering, He'nan Polytechnic University. His research interest is automotive system dynamics and the control.
FAN Xiao-bin is an associate professor in School of Mechanical and Power Engineering, He'nan Polytechnic University. His research interests include automotive system dynamics and control.
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