AUTO 514 - Vehicle Crashworthiness and Occupant Protection
Fall 2022, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Automotive Engineering Program (AUTO)
Department: CoE Interdisciplinary Professional Programs (InterPro)
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3 (Non-LSA credit).
Requirements & Distribution:
Waitlist Capacity:
Advisory Prerequisites:
Basic knowledge of finite element analysis.
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:
Start/End Date:
Full Term 8/29/22 - 12/9/22 (see other Sections below)
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General procedures and state-of-the-art tools to evaluate vehicle crash safety. Application of fundamental principles to interpret injury mechanisms, safety concerns, and design benefits in different types of crashes. Assessment of safety systems using finite element crash simulations.


AUTO 514 - Vehicle Crashworthiness and Occupant Protection
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
10ISD-Online Exclude
MW 12:00PM - 1:30PM
8/29/22 - 12/9/22
881 (LEC)
47ISD-Online Include
MW 12:00PM - 1:30PM
8/29/22 - 12/9/22
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