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Accession Number PB2013-104728
Title Development of the WinSMASH 2010 Crash Reconstruction Code.
Publication Date Jul 2012
Media Count 68p
Personal Author C. Hampton H. C. Gabler N. Johnson
Abstract This report describes the development of WinSMASH2010, an extensive update and enhancement to the WinSMASH crash reconstruction code. The specific objectives were (1) to correct known programming bugs in the original WinSMASH, (2) convert the code from the obsolete Delphi language to C-Sharp to allow future upgrades, and (3) to enhance WinSMASH accuracy by implementing an automated method of selecting vehicle specific stiffness coefficients.
Keywords Collisions
Crash database
Crash investigation
Crash reconstruction
Crash tests
CRASH(Calspan Reconstruction of Accident Speeds on Highway)
National Automotive Sampling System Crashworthiness Data Sys
Vehicle damage
WinSMASH(Nicrosoft Windows version of Simulating Motor Vehic

Source Agency Highway Traffic Safety
NTIS Subject Category 43G - Transportation
85 - Transportation
85D - Transportation Safety
91B - Transportation & Traffic Planning
Corporate Author Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State Univ., Blacksburg. Dept. of Mechanical Engineering.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1310
Contract Number N/A

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