SMAT 2019 CONGRESS offers an opportunity to present your latest technical and/or scientifically developments, so papers are invited on (but not limited to) any of the congress themes.

Any other paper presented on a topic not quoted below but having technical and/or scientific interest will be taken into consideration.

Advanced powertrain and propulsion

  • Modern solutions and methods for the development of internal combustion engines;
  • Advanced transmission systems
  • Hybrid and electric vehicles
  • Chassis systems and new solutions for vehicle body design
  • Comfort and ergonomics

Road vehicle and environment

  • Solutions to reduce chemical and noise pollution
  • Vibration and noise reduction
  • Alternative fuels
  • Automotive recycling

Modern Transport Systems and Road Traffic

  • Intelligent transport systems
  • Advanced traffic management systems
  • Autonomous road vehicles
  • Road safety
  • Analysis and reconstruction of road accidents

Advanced Engineering Methods

  • Simulation and testing for vehicle and components
  • Methods and systems for advanced control of vehicle dynamics;
  • Automotive manufacturing and maintenance design
  • Virtual reality in the automotive industry

Heavy and special vehicles

  • Buses, trucks and heavy vehicles
  • Tractors, industrial and agricultural vehicles
  • Special purpose vehicles
  • Racing cars

Materials and technologies

  • New materials
  • Prototyping
  • Modern manufacturing technologies
  • Quality, reliability and maintenance
  • Manufacturing trends



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