Publications / Links

Bibliography of publications and documents referenced throughout this website and links to information about the Milner Continuously Variable Transmission, and other CVTs.


“Dynamic Modelling of the Milner CVT- The Basic Kinematics”, Accepted for publication ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, S Akehurst, D.A. Parker

“Latest Developments in Modelling and Optimisation of the Milner CVT”, S. Akehurst, A. Hunt, S. Schaaf, accepted for CVT-HYBRID Conference, 2007, Yokohama, Japan

“Optimisation of Traction within the Milner CVT, Trade-offs between Tangential Slip and Spin Torque Losses”, A Hunt, S. Akehurst, D.A. Parker

“CVT Traction Drives –A Review of Research into Their Design, Functionality and Modelling”, S. Akehurst , D.A. Parker, S. Schaaf, ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, September 2006, Vol. 128 pp. 1165-1176.

"Design Considerations and Potential of the Milner CVT", A. Hunt, S. Akehurst (University of Bath), S. Schaaf (InterSyn Technologies), presented at the IMechE, Integrated Powertrain and Driveline Systems 2006, 14-15th June, Dunton, Essex

“Performance Investigations of a Novel Rolling Traction Drive CVT” SAE Paper No. 2001-01-0874 also in Transactions of the SAE, Journal of Vehicle Design 2002