Tsinghua University Press Ltd. - Side structure sensitivity to passenger car crashworthiness during pole side impact

Author(s): Guang Dong ; Dazhi Wang ; Jinhuan Zhang ; Shilin Huang
Publisher: Tsinghua University Press Ltd.
Publication Date: 1 June 2007
Volume: 12
Page(s): 290 - 295
ISSN (Electronic): 1007-0214
DOI: 10.1016/S1007-0214(07)70043-3

Side impact accidents of passenger cars with fixed poles may result in severe injuries to the vehicle occupants. In this paper, side structure intrusion was considered as the criterion for... View More