Vehicle Lightweighting: Challenges and Opportunities with Aluminum

  1. Hasso Weiland,
  2. Anthony D. Rollett and
  3. William A. Cassada
  1. Anil K. Sachdev1,
  2. Raja K. Mishra1,
  3. Anirban Mahato2 and
  4. Ahmet Alpas3

Published Online: 4 SEP 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118495292.ch89

ICAA13: 13th International Conference on Aluminum Alloys

ICAA13: 13th International Conference on Aluminum Alloys

How to Cite

Sachdev, A. K., Mishra, R. K., Mahato, A. and Alpas, A. (2012) Vehicle Lightweighting: Challenges and Opportunities with Aluminum, in ICAA13: 13th International Conference on Aluminum Alloys (eds H. Weiland, A. D. Rollett and W. A. Cassada), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118495292.ch89

Author Information

  1. 1

    GM Global R&D, Warren, MI, USA

  2. 2

    Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA

  3. 3

    University of Windsor, Windsor, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 SEP 2012
  2. Published Print: 5 JUN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118458044

Online ISBN: 9781118495292

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Keywords:

  • lightweighting;
  • linerless engines;
  • continuous cast sheet;
  • plasticity;
  • formability

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Castings

  • Linerless Engines

  • Sheet

  • Concluding Remarks

  • Acknowledgements