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Bharatkumar Makwana Apollo Tyres Global R&D

Bharatkumar Makwana

Bharatkumar is a Tyre Engineer and has 15 years of experience. He started his career as a simulation engineer with Apollo Tyres and moved into pre-development department. He is currently responsible for new technology projects within Apollo Tyres Global R&D B.V.


Tyre parameters and their influence on accelerated pass by noise

In Europe, noise regulations are becoming stringent and posing a challenge to the Automotive industry. For OE business meeting strict Accelerated Pass-By-Noise target is very important for Tyre industry because Tyre is one of the major influencing components. This presentation focuses on Accelerated Pass-by-Noise (R51) and how it can be influenced by changing Tyre parameters like construction changes, cavity, tread pattern, material properties, and operating parameters.