Static and Dynamic Analysis of Plastic Fuel Tanks Used in Buses

Ustaoglu H. B. , Ayhun S., Simitcioglu G., Susler 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
  • Kocaeli University Affiliated: No


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.