Static and Dynamic Analysis of Plastic Fuel Tanks Used in Buses

Ustaoğlu H. B., Ayhün S., Simitçioğlu G., Süsler S., Akay E., Doğan V. Z., ...More

3rd International Conference on Material and Component Performance under Variable Amplitude Loading, VAL, Prague, Czech Republic, 23 - 26 March 2015, vol.101, pp.509-517 identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • Volume: 101
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.proeng.2015.02.061
  • City: Prague
  • Country: Czech Republic
  • Page Numbers: pp.509-517
  • Istanbul Technical University Affiliated: Yes


In today's world the conventional metal fuel tanks used in buses are being replaced with plastic fuel tanks. In this paper, a part of the project which aims to develop a computer aided methodology for developing/designing of the plastic fuel tanks based on static and dynamic analysis is presented.