Georgia Institute of Technology researchers have developed a way to stop brakes from squealing. High-pitch brake squeals annoy drivers of every type of vehicle, from big buses and trucks to mini cars. The squeals are rarely more than a cosmetic annoyance, but most drivers detest the unwanted sound. Unlike feedback control systems that some brake makers use to detect noise and generate vibrations to counter squeal frequency, the Georgia Tech acoustics engineers use piezo-ceramic actuator ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"Georgia Tech Solves Brake Squeal" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:
All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
• Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
• Historical data and much more!
For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone: (248) 799-2642