Accident Reconstruction and Visualization Publications

The research and testing that we perform at Kineticorp has been published in numerous peer-reviewed publications. We have over 70 publications on this page that you can use as a resource. Most of the publications are available for direct download from our site and others can be purchased directly through the publisher. To learn more about our publications visit our publications page.

Below you will find Kineticorp’s accident reconstruction publications.

Publications are organized by topic.  Click the tabs labeled below to reveal the publications.

 

All Publications

Click the listed articles below to download.

*Some articles are downloadable, some articles have links to purchase through the publications, some are not available.

SAE 2018-01-0523 – An Analytical Review and Extension of Two Decades of Research Relating to PC-Crash Simulation Software

SAE 2018-01-0516 – Using Multiple Photographs and USGS LiDAR to Improve Photogrammetric Accuracy

SAE 2018-01-0513 – Mid-Range Data Acquisition Units Using GPS and Accelerometers

SAE 2018-01-1037 – Motorcycle Headlamp Distribution Comparison

SAE 2018-01-0529 – Further Validation of Equations for Motorcycle Lean on a Curve

SAE 2017-01-1437 – An Introduction to Forensic Acquisition of Passenger Vehicle Infotainment and Telematics Systems Data

SAE 2017-01-1427 – Deceleration Rates of Vehicles with Disabled Tires

SAE 2017-01-1422 – An Evaluation of Two Methodologies for Lens Distortion Removal When EXIF Data is Unavailable

SAE 2017-01-1414 – Application of 3D Visualization in Modeling Wheel Stud Contact Patterns with Rotating and Stationary Surfaces

SAE 2017-01-1413 – Video Analysis of Motorcycle and Rider Dynamics During High-Side Falls

SAE 2017-01-1366 – Comparing a Timed Exposure Methodology to the Nighttime Recognition Responses from SHRP-2 Naturalistic Drivers

Collision Magazine, Volume 12, Issue 1, 2017 – Fracture Energy Calculations for Wooden Utility Poles

Accident Reconstruction Journal, 2017 – The Effect of Tire Pressure on the Deceleration of a Motorcycle Under Application of the Rear Brake Only

SAE 2016-01-1497 – A Compendium of Passenger Vehicle Event Data Recorder Literature and Analysis of Validation Studies 

SAE 2016-01-1479 – The Relationship Between Tire Mark Striations and Tire Forces

SAE 2016-01-1478 – Determining Position & Speed through Pixel Tracking and 2D Coordinate Transformation in 3D Environment 

SAE 2016-01-1475A Survey of Multi-View Photogrammetry Software for Documenting Vehicle Crush

SAE 2016-01-1470 – Post-Impact Dynamics for Vehicles with a High Yaw Velocity

SAE 2016-01-1468 – Tire Mark Striations: Sensitivity and Uncertainty Analysis

SAE 2016-01-1467 – Evaluation of the Accuracy of Image Based Scanning as a Basis for Photogrammetric Reconstruction of.

SAE 2016-01-1461 – Data Acquisition using Smart Phone Applications

SAE 2016-01-0415 – Nighttime Videographic Projection Mapping to Generate Photo-Realistic Simulation Environments 

Collision Magazine, Volume 11, Issue 1, 2016 – The Accelerations Present During the Trip Phase of a Soil-Tripped Rollover Crash

Collision Magazine, Volume 11, Issue 2, 2016 – The Longevity of Scene Evidence from a Rollover – A Case Study

Collision Magazine, Volume 11, Issue 3, 2016 – How Accurate Are Witness Distance Estimates Given in Car Lengths?

SAE 2015-01-1422 – Validation of Equations for Motorcycle and Rider Lean on a Curve 

Electric Energy, 2015 Issue 2 – The Role of Vehicle Crash Data Recorders in a Motor Vehicle Safety Program

SAE 2014-01-0464 – Vehicle Acceleration Modeling in PC-Crash

SAE 2014-01-0477 – Further Assessment of the Uncertainty of CRASH3 Delta-V and Energy Loss Calculations

Collision Magazine, Volume 9, Issue 1, 2014 – Analysis of Motorcycle and Rider Limits on a Curve

SAE 2013-01-0788 – Video Projection Mapping Photogrammetry through Video Tracking

SAE 2013-01-0778 – Using Data from a DriveCam Event Recorder to Reconstruct a Vehicle-to-Vehicle Impact

SAE 2013-01-0776 – A Comparison of 25 High Speed Tire Disablements Involving Full and Partial Tread Separations

American Bar Association, 2013 – The Misunderstood Witness – Event Data Recorders for Heavy Vehicles

SAE 2012-01-0620 – Comparison of Calculated Speeds for a Yawing and Braking Vehicle to Full-Scale Vehicle Tests

American Bar Association, 2012 – Automotive Event Data Recorders Ushering in a New Era of Accident Reconstruction

FARO – Technology White Paper, 2012 – Benefits of 3D Laser Scanning in Vehicle Accident Reconstruction

DriveCam Online News and Events – Legal Section, 2012 – Putting the Jury in the Driver’s Seat

Collision Magazine, Volume 7, Issue 1, 2012Using Data from DriveCam Video Event Recorder to Reconstruct a Hard Braking Event

SAE 2011-01-0286 – Photogrammetric Measurement Error Associated with Lens Distortion

Journal of the National Academy of Forensic Engineers, 2011 – Forensic Engineering Analysis of Safety Shooting Glasses Subject to Ballistic Impact

DriveCam Online News and Events – Legal Section, 2011 – Photogrammetry Techniques in Accident Reconstruction

DriveCam Online News and Events – Legal Section, 2011 – The Power of Physical Evidence in Accident Reconstruction

SAE 2010-01-0292 – Evaluation of Photometric Data Files for Use in Headlamp Light Distribution

SAE 2010-01-1891 – Full-Scale Testing and Analysis of Tractor-Trailer Braking Performance with and without Trailer Anti-Lock Brakes

Collision Magazine, Volume 5, Issue 1, Sring 2010 – A Variable Deceleration Rate Approach to Rollover Crash Reconstruction

SAE 2009-01-0092 – Determining Vehicle Steering and Braking from Yaw Mark Striations

SAE 2009-01-0093 – Development of a Variable Deceleration Rate Approach to Rollover Crash Reconstruction

SAE 2009-01-0110 – Simulating Headlamp Illumination Using Photometric Light Clusters

SAE 2009-01-0822 – Analysis of a Dolly Rollover with PC-Crash

SAE 2009-01-2911 – Operation of the Eaton VORAD Collision Warning System and Analysis of the Recorded Data

SAE 2008-01-0350 – A Method to Quantify Vehicle Dynamics and Deformation for Vehicle Rollover Tests Using Camera -Matching Video...

SAE 2008-01-0178 – Analysis of Vehicle-to-Ground Impacts during a Rollover with an Impulse-Momentum Impact Model

SAE 2008-01-0194 – The Influence of Vehicle-to-Ground Impact Conditions on Rollover Dynamics and Severity

SAE 2008-01-0166 – Occupant Ejection Trajectories in Rollover Crashes: Full-Scale Testing and Real World Cases

ASA 2008-PMA040001 – Evaluation of Discrete Vehicle Accident Sounds for use in Accident Reconstruction

SAE 2007-01-0726 – Factors Influencing Roof-to-Ground Impact Severity: Video Analysis and Analytical Modeling

SAE 2007-01-0730 – Quantifying the Uncertainty in the Coefficient of Restitution Obtained with Accelerometer Data from a Crash Test

SAE 2007-01-0741 – Considerations for Applying and Interpreting Monte Carlo Simulation Analyses in Accident Reconstruction

SAE 2007-01-4232 – A Method for Determining and Presenting Driver Visibility in Commercial Vehicles

ASA 2007-PMA015001 – Methodology for Physics-Based Sound Composition in Forensic Visualization

Journal of the National Academy of Forensic Engineers, 2007 – Forensic Engineering Evaluation of Physical Evidence in Accident Reconstruction

SAE 2006-01-0723 – Image Analysis of Rollover Crash Tests Using Photogrammetry

SAE 2006-01-0908 – Restitution Modeling for Crush Analysis: Theory and Validation

Journal of the National Academy of Forensic Engineers, 2006– Forensic Engineering and the Use of Computer Animations and Graphics

American Bar Association, 2006 – Using Photogrammetric Animations to Effectively Present Your Accident Reconstruction to the Jury

SAE 2005-01-1200 – Crush and Conservation of Energy Analysis: Toward a Consistant Methodology

SAE 2004-01-1221 – A Video Tracking Photogrammetry Technique to Survey Roadways for Accident Reconstruction

SAE 2004-01-1181 – An Examination of the Crash3 Effective Mass Concept

EC&M, November 2004 – A Series of Preventable Events Leads to a Power Plant Explosion

SAE 2002-01-1991 – A New Polycarbonate and Glass Laminate and its Effects on the Relationship Between Residual Tensile Stresses and Impact Resistance of Windshields

SAE 2001-01-3347 – Integrating Monte Carlo Simulation, Momentum-Based Impact Modeling, and Restitution Data to Analyze Crash Severity

SAE 2001-01-3313 – Determining Crash Data Using Camera Matching Photogrammetric Technique

I CRASH 2000 – Using Digital Photogrammetry to Determine Crash Severity

SAE 1999-01-0439 – Using Digital Photogrammetry to Determine Vehicle Crush and Equivalent Barrier Speed (EBS)

(IATAI) Newsletter, 1998 – Photographs Help Reconstruct Princess Diana Crash

Law Enforcement Technology, 1998 – Reconstructing the Princess Diana Crash

Digimation, Siggraph ’98 3D software, 1998 – Princess Diana Car Crash Animation

Accident Investigation Quarterly, Issue 16, 1997 – Automotive Airbags

Accident Investigation Quarterly, 2002 – Optimum Chord Length for Critical Speed Analysis

SAE 1997- 970944 – Accident Scene Diagramming Using New Photogrammetric Technique

NAFE, REF:308S, Photogrammetric Accident Analysis – Forensic Engineering Comparison of Two & Three Dimensional Photogrammetric Accident Analysis

Photogrammetry

Click the listed articles below to download.

*Some articles are downloadable, some articles have links to purchase through the publications, some are not available.

SAE 2017-01-1422 – An Evaluation of Two Methodologies for Lens Distortion Removal When EXIF Data is Unavailable

SAE 2016-01-1478 – Determining Position & Speed through Pixel Tracking and 2D Coordinate Transformation in 3D Environment 

SAE 2016-01-1475A Survey of Multi-View Photogrammetry Software for Documenting Vehicle Crush

SAE 2016-01-0415 – Nighttime Videographic Projection Mapping to Generate Photo-Realistic Simulation Environments 

SAE 2016-01-1467 – Evaluation of the Accuracy of Image Based Scanning as a Basis for Photogrammetric Reconstruction of...

SAE 2013-01-0788 – Video Projection Mapping Photogrammetry through Video Tracking

SAE 2011-01-0286 – Photogrammetric Measurement Error Associated with Lens Distortion

SAE 2010-01-0292 – Evaluation of Photometric Data Files for Use in Headlamp Light Distribution

SAE 2009-01-0110 – Simulating Headlamp Illumination Using Photometric Light Clusters

SAE 2006-01-0723 – Image Analysis of Rollover Crash Tests Using Photogrammetry

SAE 2004-01-1221 – A Video Tracking Photogrammetry Technique to Survey Roadways for Accident Reconstruction

SAE 2001-01-3313 – Determining Crash Data Using Camera Matching Photogrammetric Technique

I CRASH 2000 – Using Digital Photogrammetry to Determine Crash Severity

SAE 1999-01-0439 – Using Digital Photogrammetry to Determine Vehicle Crush and Equivalent Barrier Speed (EBS)

SAE 1997-970944 – Accident Scene Diagramming Using New Photogrammetric Technique

NAFE, REF:308S, Photogrammetric Accident Analysis – Forensic Engineering Comparison of Two & Three Dimensional Photogrammetric Accident Analysis

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