What is it about?

This study provides insight into the impact of an automotive bumper into a pedestrian leg-form and tries to improve pedestrian protection by making changes in the design of the bumper.

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Why is it important?

Our findings show that improved pedestrian protection can be obtained by adjusting the design parameters of an automotive bumper.


Writing this article was a great pleasure as it has co-authors with whom I have had long-standing collaborations. This article has also lead me to greater involvement in automotive body research.

Salman Ebrahimi-Nejad R.
Iran University of Science and Technology

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This page is a summary of: Numerical investigation on automotive bumper structure improvements for pedestrian protection, International Journal of Crashworthiness, February 2017, Taylor & Francis,
DOI: 10.1080/13588265.2017.1287521.
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