Design Development of a Car Fan Shroud Based on Virtual Prototypes

  • Konstantin KamberovEmail author
  • Blagovest Zlatev
  • Todor Todorov
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering book series (LNICST, volume 283)


The study aims to present virtual prototyping applicability for design and evaluation of complex system of automotive industry. It presents a new principle design solution and illustrates design development, based entirely on virtual prototyping. The design concept is to provide solution for radiators fan and its shroud for high speeds when the fan acts like resistance. Multiple design variants are examined using virtual prototype of radiators, fan, shroud and all engine components. Developed design variants are compared by their performance both at low and high speeds.


Car fan Shroud CFD Virtual prototype 



This work was supported by the European Regional Development Fund within the Operational Programme “Science and Education for Smart Growth 2014–2020” under the Project CoE “National center of mechatronics and clean technologies “BG05M2OP001-1.001-0008- C01.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Laboratory “CAD/CAM/CAE in Industry”, FITTechnical University – SofiaSofiaBulgaria

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