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Ph.D. Adam Rehnberg

Adam Rehnberg was a Ph.D. student at the division of Vehicle Dynamics between 2005 and 2011.


Adam is now with .


  • Ph.D., Vehicle Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology, 2011.
  • Tech.Lic., Vehicle Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology, 2008.
  • M.Sc., Aeronautical Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology, 2000.

Research project

Suspension design for construction machines

The project concerned suspension design for improved ride comfort and handling in construction machines. The aim was to investigate how such a suspension should be designed, taking into account the particular vehicle dynamic behaviour and operating conditions of the machine. Topics covered in the project included ride comfort, lateral stability and modelling aspects.

Financing was provided in the first stage by VINNOVA and Volvo Construction Equipment, as part of the New Type of Construction Machinery project. After 2007, the research was included in the ECO2 Suspension Design project.

Selected publications

Rehnberg, A., Edrén, J., Eriksson, M., Drugge, L., Stensson Trigell, A., Scale model investigation of the snaking and folding stability of an articulated frame steer vehicle. Int. J. Vehicle Systems Modelling and Testing, Vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 126-144, 2011.

Rehnberg, A. and Drugge, L., Influence of tyre properties on the ride dynamics of heavy off-road vehicles. Paper presented at the Joint 9th Asia-Pacific ISTVS Conference and Annual Meeting of Japanese Society for Terramechanics, Sapporo, Japan, 2010.

Rehnberg, A., Drugge, L. and Trigell, A.S., Snaking stability of articulated frame steer vehicles with axle suspension, Int. J. Heavy Vehicle Systems, Vol. 17, No. 2, pp.119–138, 2010.

Rehnberg, A. and Drugge, L., Ride comfort simulation of a wheel loader with suspended axles, Int. J. Vehicle Systems Modelling and Testing, Vol. 3, No. 3, pp.168–188, 2008.

Rehnberg, A. and Drugge, L., Pitch comfort optimisation of a front end loader using a hydropneumatic suspension, SAE Paper 2007-01-4269. Presented at the SAE Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress, Chicago, USA, 2007.

Page responsible:Mikael Nybacka
Belongs to: Vehicle Dynamics
Last changed: Oct 31, 2017

Alumni old CVs

Title Date
Daniel Wanner, Ph.D. candidate Oct 31, 2017
Ph.D. Johannes Edrén Oct 31, 2017
Sigvard Zetterström, Research Engineer Oct 31, 2017
Ph.D. Malte Rothhämel Oct 31, 2017
Ph.D. Adam Rehnberg Oct 31, 2017
Ph.D. Andreas Erséus Oct 31, 2017
Tech. Lic. Markus Agebro Oct 31, 2017
Ph.D. Olof Noréus Oct 31, 2017
Ph.D. Johan Andreasson Oct 31, 2017
Tech. Lic. Jonas Jarlmark Oct 31, 2017
Ph.D. Fredrik Svahn Oct 31, 2017
Ph.D. Peter Holen Oct 31, 2017
Ph.D. M. Juhlin Oct 31, 2017
Ph.D. Erik Dahlberg Oct 31, 2017
Ph.D. Boris Thorvald Oct 31, 2017
Marten Reijm, PhD Student Oct 31, 2017
Ph.D. Anders Forsén Oct 31, 2017
Kent Cronholm, PhD Student Oct 31, 2017
Tech. Lic. P. Harèll Oct 31, 2017
Tech. Lic. Anders Jerand Oct 31, 2017
Adj. Prof. Staffan Nordmark Oct 31, 2017
Prof. Erik Wennerström Oct 31, 2017
Ph.D. Nils-Gunnar Vågstedt Oct 31, 2017