Research Areas

  • Computational mechanics
  • Multibody dynamics
  • Vehicle dynamics
The Computational Multibody Dynamics Lab is focused on computational dynamics of multibody systems, off-road mobility simulation, tire dynamics, and wheel-rail contact for rail vehicles. 

 

Research Team

Portrait of Hiroyuki Sugiyama

Hiroyuki Sugiyama, PhD

Director, Computational Multibody Dynamics Lab
Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Recent Publications

Parallelized multiscale off-road vehicle mobility simulation algorithm and full-scale vehicle validation
Hiroki YamashitaGuanchu ChenYeefeng RuanParamsothy JayakumarHiroyuki Sugiyama
Journal of Computational and Nonlinear Dynamics, Volume 15, Issue 9, September 2020

Prediction of railway wheel load unbalance induced by air suspension leveling valves using quasi-steady curve negotiation analysis procedure
Takayuki Tanaka, Hiroyuki Sugiyama
Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part K: Journal of Multi-body Dynamics, Volume 234, Issue 1, March 2020

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