Tire Mechanics Short Course
September 14-18, 2020
John S. Knight Center
This five-day educational and developmental course will provide engineers and scientists with an in-depth, intense study of developments surrounding tire engineering. The course is designed for practicing engineers, chemists and scientists concerned with tires and vehicles, and those who have an engineering or science background at the Bachelor of Science level.
The basic and practical aspects of the mechanics of pneumatic tires will be introduced by internationally renowned experts in tire mechanics. Extensive and detailed course notes prepared by each instructor will be provided for all participants along with a 700-page e-book The Pneumatic Tire edited by Professors Gent and Walter.
Those who complete this course will receive a Tire Mechanics Short Course Certificate from The University of Akron.