Louisville, KY, USA September 30 2019
Dr. Andrew Noble
Head of Commercial Vehicle and Off Highway Market Sector, Ricardo
Dr. Andy Noble has worked at Ricardo for over 30 years on a very wide range of automotive research and product development projects. He currently is leader of the Commercial Vehicle and Off Highway Market Sector for Asia and North America, a customer-facing team managing the winning and delivery of powertrain / vehicle design and development projects from concept through to production.
The team faces the challenges of delivering to OEM and Tier 1 customers improved emissions, better fuel efficiency, higher power density and enhanced productivity for application sectors including commercial vehicle, off highway, rail and power generation.
He has authored over thirty technical papers, has filed seven patents and chaired numerous sessions at international conferences in the engine and automotive arena.
His current main areas of interest are the development of improved powertrains for commercial vehicles and off highway machines, and finding pathways to implementation of electrification, alternative fuels and autonomous operation.
Dr. Noble has a Bachelor of Science Honours degree from the University of Southampton, UK and a Doctorate from Imperial College, London.