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Hybrid Vehicles

From Components to System

Author: BADIN François

Publisher: Editions TECHNIP

ISBN: 271080994X

Category: Reference

Page: 544

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The fast growth in world population and the associated energy requirements, the announced depletion of fossil fuel resources, the continuing rise in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions with the induced climatic changes represent some of the major challenges to be taken up in the coming years and decades. Hybridization therefore typically represents a transition technology which can significantly improve the energy and environmental performance of current vehicles, without radically changing their use typologies, while opening the way to new propulsion modes for the longer term. It is nevertheless a complex subject requiring a multidisciplinary approach. This book, which is intended to be exhaustive, considers the vehicle, its components, their association and their control, as well as the global balances determined over the vehicle lifetime. It starts with a general presentation of the various conditions of use of vehicles, to give readers an understanding of the stakes related to the development of hybrid vehicles and the methods used to compare the performance of the various solutions. The principles and the various types of internal combustion engine and electrical drives, onboard energy storage systems, principles, architectures, specific components and operation of hybrid drivetrains, as well as the energy management in these vehicles, are developed. A global analysis of the various drivetrains life cycle assessment (LCA), total costs and availability of sensitive materials is also provided. This book is intended for everyone involved in the design, manufacture and implementation of hybrid drive vehicles and their components. It will also be of interest to students, teachers and researchers wishing to acquire or further their knowledge in all fields impacted by drivetrain electrification. More globally, after consulting this book, readers will be in a position to evaluate the technologies related to the concept of drivetrain hybridization, their implementation, balances and generalization conditions. This book is available in French Under the title "Véhicules hybrides". Contents : 1. Vehicle use. 2. Internal combustion engines. 3. Electric drivetrain. 4. On-board energy storage systems. 5. Hybridization. 6. Control of hybrid vehicles. 7. Comparative study of hybrid vehicles: greenhouse gas emissions, energy consumption, and cost. Appendixes.

Electric and Hybrid Vehicles

Design Fundamentals

Author: Iqbal Husain

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 0203009398

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 288

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With advances driven by pressure from governments, environmental activists, and its associated industries, the subject of electric and hybrid vehicles is becoming increasingly important. Trends clearly suggest that we must educate the engineers of today and tomorrow in the technical details of these vehicles. While there are many books that provide narrative descriptions of electric and hybrid vehicle components, none cover the technical aspects from a mathematically derived, design point of view, and none serve well as a textbook. Electric and Hybrid Vehicles: Design Fundamentals presents a comprehensive, systems-level perspective of these vehicles that strikes an outstanding balance between technical details, design equations, numerical examples, and case studies. Starting with some historic background, the author describes the system components, the laws of physics governing vehicle motion, the mathematical relationships within and between the components, energy sources, and designing components to meet the complete vehicle specifications. As this text illustrates, the electric vehicle is an excellent example of electro-mechanical and electro-chemical systems, one that is technically challenging as well as highly motivating to engineering students. The material presented is designed to be covered comfortably in a one-semester course. Its multidisciplinary nature and systems approach makes Electric and Hybrid Vehicles ideal for teaching electrical, mechanical, and chemical engineers all in one course.

How Your Car Works

Your Guide to the Components & Systems of Modern Cars, Including Hybrid & Electric Vehicles

Author: Arvid Linde

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1845845005

Category: Transportation

Page: 128

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Describes the systems and parts of gasoline-powered, diesel, electric, hybrid, and alternative propulsion automobiles.

Propulsion Systems for Hybrid Vehicles

Author: John M. Miller

Publisher: IET

ISBN: 0863419151

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 471

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Offering in-depth coverage of hybrid propulsion topics, energy storage systems and modelling, and supporting electrical systems, this book will be an invaluable resource for practising engineers and managers involved in all aspects of hybrid vehicle development, modelling, simulation and testing.

Advanced Components for Electric and Hybrid Electric Vehicles

Workshop Proceedings

Author: DIANE Publishing Company

Publisher: DIANE Publishing

ISBN: 9780788116216

Category:

Page: 203

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This workshop concentrated on the technologies to improve the design, performance, manufacturing, and economics of the critical components for the next generation of electric vehicles and hybrid electric vehicles for the year 2000 and beyond. Over 100 illustrations.

Electric and Hybrid Vehicles

Author: Tom Denton

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317552504

Category: Education

Page: 208

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The first book on electric and hybrid vehicles (EVs) written specifically for automotive students and vehicle owners Clear diagrams, photos and flow charts outline the charging infrastructure, how EV technology works, and how to repair and maintain hybrid and electric vehicles Optional IMI online eLearning materials enable students to study the subject further and test their knowledge Full coverage of IMI Level 2 Award in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Operation and Maintenance, IMI Level 3 Award in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Repair and Replacement, IMI Accreditation, C&G and other EV/Hybrid courses. The first book on electric and hybrid vehicles (endorsed by the IMI) starts with an introduction to the market, covering the different types of electric vehicle, costs and emissions, and the charging infrastructure, before moving on to explain how hybrid and electric vehicles work. A chapter on electrical technology introduces learners to subjects such as batteries, control systems and charging which are then covered in more detail within their own chapters. The book also covers the maintenance and repair procedures of these vehicles, including fault finding, servicing, repair and first-responder information. Case studies are used throughout to illustrate different technologies.

Hybrid Vehicles

and the Future of Personal Transportation

Author: Allen Fuhs

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781420075359

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 504

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Uncover the Technology behind Hybrids and Make an Intelligent Decision When Purchasing Your Next Vehicle With one billion cars expected to be on the roads of the world in the near future, the potential for war over oil and the negative environmental effects of emissions will be greater than ever before. Now is the time to seriously consider an alternative to standard automobiles. Exploring practical solutions to these problems, Hybrid Vehicles and the Future of Personal Transportation provides broad coverage of the technologies involved in manufacturing and operating hybrids. It reviews key components of hybrid and pure electric vehicles, including batteries, fuel cells, and ultracapacitors. The book also discusses both concept and production-bound hybrids as well as the economics and safety issues of hybrid ownership. In addition, the author supplies effective tips on how to save gasoline with conventional and hybrid automobiles. Making the jargon of fuel-efficient vehicles accessible to a wide audience, this guide explains the history of hybrids, how they work, and their impact on the environment. It will help you make a sound decision concerning the purchase and operation of a hybrid or electric vehicle.

Hybrid Electric Vehicles

Principles and Applications with Practical Perspectives

Author: Chris Mi,M. Abul Masrur

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111897056X

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 600

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The latest developments in the field of hybrid electric vehicles Hybrid Electric Vehicles provides an introduction to hybrid vehicles, which include purely electric, hybrid electric, hybrid hydraulic, fuel cell vehicles, plug-in hybrid electric, and off-road hybrid vehicular systems. It focuses on the power and propulsion systems for these vehicles, including issues related to power and energy management. Other topics covered include hybrid vs. pure electric, HEV system architecture (including plug-in & charging control and hydraulic), off-road and other industrial utility vehicles, safety and EMC, storage technologies, vehicular power and energy management, diagnostics and prognostics, and electromechanical vibration issues. Hybrid Electric Vehicles, Second Edition is a comprehensively updated new edition with four new chapters covering recent advances in hybrid vehicle technology. New areas covered include battery modelling, charger design, and wireless charging. Substantial details have also been included on the architecture of hybrid excavators in the chapter related to special hybrid vehicles. Also included is a chapter providing an overview of hybrid vehicle technology, which offers a perspective on the current debate on sustainability and the environmental impact of hybrid and electric vehicle technology. Completely updated with new chapters Covers recent developments, breakthroughs, and technologies, including new drive topologies Explains HEV fundamentals and applications Offers a holistic perspective on vehicle electrification Hybrid Electric Vehicles: Principles and Applications with Practical Perspectives, Second Edition is a great resource for researchers and practitioners in the automotive industry, as well as for graduate students in automotive engineering.

Vehicle Propulsion Systems

Introduction to Modeling and Optimization

Author: Lino Guzzella,Antonio Sciarretta

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 3540746927

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 338

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The authors of this text have written a comprehensive introduction to the modeling and optimization problems encountered when designing new propulsion systems for passenger cars. It is intended for persons interested in the analysis and optimization of vehicle propulsion systems. Its focus is on the control-oriented mathematical description of the physical processes and on the model-based optimization of the system structure and of the supervisory control algorithms.

Hybrid Electric Vehicle System Modeling and Control

Author: Wei Liu

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119279321

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 584

View: 2759

Revised edition of: Introduction to hybrid vehicle system modeling and control.

Total Vehicle Technology

How Do We Get the Innovation Back Into Vehicle Design?

Author: Peter R. N. Childs,Richard Stobart,Institution of Mechanical Engineers (Great Britain)

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781860583773

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 243

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Based on papers, debate and discussion at the IMechE Automobile Division Southern Centre Conference on Total Vehicle Technology 2002, the work covers much of the life cycle of the modern vehicle. From concept design and visualization to the constraints of a real life vehicle design, the shape of the vehicle is examined. The powertrain remains of central importance and with a view of the longer term future, the influence of electronics and the development of new types of propulsion systems the role of the powertrain and its development potential are covered in detail. Getting the vehicle to market is of increasing urgency and the selection of performance, driveability and exhaust emissions controls is of increasing complexity. New techniques are considered and analysed. The selection of components is a crucial part of the vehicle design process. Trends in component - mechanical and electronic - illustrate the technical and commercial issues facing component suppliers.

Electric and Hybrid Vehicles

Technologies, Modeling and Control - A Mechatronic Approach

Author: Amir Khajepour,M. Saber Fallah,Avesta Goodarzi

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111840310X

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 432

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An advanced level introductory book covering fundamentalaspects, design and dynamics of electric and hybrid electricvehicles There is significant demand for an understanding of thefundamentals, technologies, and design of electric and hybridelectric vehicles and their components from researchers, engineers,and graduate students. Although there is a good body of work in theliterature, there is still a great need for electric and hybridvehicle teaching materials. Electric and Hybrid Vehicles:Technologies, Modeling and Control – A MechatronicApproach is based on the authors’ current research invehicle systems and will include chapters on vehicle propulsionsystems, the fundamentals of vehicle dynamics, EV and HEVtechnologies, chassis systems, steering control systems, and state,parameter and force estimations. The book is highly illustrated,and examples will be given throughout the book based on realapplications and challenges in the automotive industry. Designed to help a new generation of engineers needing tomaster the principles of and further advances in hybrid vehicletechnology Includes examples of real applications and challenges in theautomotive industry with problems and solutions Takes a mechatronics approach to the study of electric andhybrid electric vehicles, appealing to mechanical and electricalengineering interests Responds to the increase in demand of universities offeringcourses in newer electric vehicle technologies

Introduction to Hybrid Vehicle System Modeling and Control

Author: Wei Liu

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118407393

Category: Transportation

Page: 432

View: 6106

This is an engineering reference book on hybrid vehiclesystem analysis and design, an outgrowth of theauthor's substantial work in research, development andproduction at the National Research Council Canada, Azure Dynamicsand now General Motors. It is an irreplaceable tool for helpingengineers develop algorithms and gain a thorough understanding ofhybrid vehicle systems. This book covers all the major aspects ofhybrid vehicle modeling, control, simulation, performance analysisand preliminary design. It not only systemically provides the basicknowledge of hybrid vehicle system configuration and maincomponents, but also details their characteristics and mathematicmodels. Provides valuable technical expertise necessary forbuilding hybrid vehicle system and analyzing performance viadrivability, fuel economy and emissions Built from the author's industry experience at major vehiclecompanies including General Motors and Azure Dynamics Inc. Offers algorithm implementations and figures/examplesextracted from actual practice systems Suitable for a training course on hybrid vehicle systemdevelopment with supplemental materials An essential resource enabling hybrid development and designengineers to understand the hybrid vehicle systems necessary forcontrol algorithm design and developments.

Optimal Control of Hybrid Vehicles

Author: Bram de Jager,Thijs van Keulen,John Kessels

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1447150767

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 142

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Optimal Control of Hybrid Vehicles provides a description of power train control for hybrid vehicles. The background, environmental motivation and control challenges associated with hybrid vehicles are introduced. The text includes mathematical models for all relevant components in the hybrid power train. The power split problem in hybrid power trains is formally described and several numerical solutions detailed, including dynamic programming and a novel solution for state-constrained optimal control problems based on the maximum principle. Real-time-implementable strategies that can approximate the optimal solution closely are dealt with in depth. Several approaches are discussed and compared, including a state-of-the-art strategy which is adaptive for vehicle conditions like velocity and mass. Three case studies are included in the book: • a control strategy for a micro-hybrid power train; • experimental results obtained with a real-time strategy implemented in a hybrid electric truck; and • an analysis of the optimal component sizes for a hybrid power train. Optimal Control of Hybrid Vehicles will appeal to academic researchers and graduate students interested in hybrid vehicle control or in the applications of optimal control. Practitioners working in the design of control systems for the automotive industry will also find the ideas propounded in this book of interest.

Vehicle Powertrain Systems

Author: David Crolla,Behrooz Mashadi

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119961025

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 552

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The powertrain is at the heart of vehicle design; the engine – whether it is a conventional, hybrid or electric design – provides the motive power, which is then managed and controlled through the transmission and final drive components. The overall powertrain system therefore defines the dynamic performance and character of the vehicle. The design of the powertrain has conventionally been tackled by analyzing each of the subsystems individually and the individual components, for example, engine, transmission and driveline have received considerable attention in textbooks over the past decades. The key theme of this book is to take a systems approach – to look at the integration of the components so that the whole powertrain system meets the demands of overall energy efficiency and good drivability. Vehicle Powertrain Systems provides a thorough description and analysis of all the powertrain components and then treats them together so that the overall performance of the vehicle can be understood and calculated. The text is well supported by practical problems and worked examples. Extensive use is made of the MATLAB(R) software and many example programmes for vehicle calculations are provided in the text. Key features: Structured approach to explaining the fundamentals of powertrain engineering Integration of powertrain components into overall vehicle design Emphasis on practical vehicle design issues Extensive use of practical problems and worked examples Provision of MATLAB(R) programmes for the reader to use in vehicle performance calculations This comprehensive and integrated analysis of vehicle powertrain engineering provides an invaluable resource for undergraduate and postgraduate automotive engineering students and is a useful reference for practicing engineers in the vehicle industry

Electric and Hybrid Vehicles

Power Sources, Models, Sustainability, Infrastructure and the Market

Author: Gianfranco Pistoia

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9780444535665

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 670

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Electric and Hybrid Vehicles: Power Sources, Models, Sustainability, Infrastructure and the Market reviews the performance, cost, safety, and sustainability of battery systems for hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs) and electric vehicles (EVs), including nickel-metal hydride batteries and Li-ion batteries. Throughout this book, especially in the first chapters, alternative vehicles with different power trains are compared in terms of lifetime cost, fuel consumption, and environmental impact. The emissions of greenhouse gases are particularly dealt with. The improvement of the battery, or fuel cell, performance and governmental incentives will play a fundamental role in determining how far and how substantial alternative vehicles will penetrate into the market. An adequate recharging infrastructure is of paramount importance for the diffusion of vehicles powered by batteries and fuel cells, as it may contribute to overcome the so-called range anxiety."" Thus, proposed battery charging techniques are summarized and hydrogen refueling stations are described. The final chapter reviews the state of the art of the current models of hybrid and electric vehicles along with the powertrain solutions adopted by the major automakers. Contributions from the worlds leading industry and research experts Executive summaries of specific case studies Information on basic research and application approaches

Electric and hybrid vehicles

implementation of technology

Author: Society of Automotive Engineers

Publisher: SAE International

ISBN: N.A

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 173

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Advanced Hybrid Vehicle Systems

Author: N.A

Publisher: Mandy Concepcion

ISBN: N.A

Category:

Page: N.A

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Energy Storage

Systems and Components

Author: Alfred Rufer

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1351621920

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 274

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This book will provide the technical community with an overview of the development of new solutions and products that address key topics, including electric/hybrid vehicles, ultrafast battery charging, smart grids, renewable energy (e.g., solar and wind), peak shaving, and reduction of energy consumption. The needs for storage discussed are within the context of changes between the centralized power generation of today and the distributed utility of tomorrow, including the integration of renewable energy sources. Throughout the book, methods for quantitative and qualitative comparison of energy storage means are presented through their energy capacity as well as through their power capability for different applications. The definitions and symbols for energy density and power density are given and relate to the volume and weight of a given system or component. A relatively underdeveloped concept that is crucial to this text is known as the theory of Ragone plots. This theory makes possible the evaluation of the real amount of energy that can possibly release out of a given system, with respect to the level of power dependency chosen for the discharge process. From systems using electrochemical transformations, to classical battery energy storage elements and so-called flow batteries, to fuel cells and hydrogen storage, this book further investigates storage systems based on physical principles (e.g., gravitational potential forces, air compression, and rotational kinetic energy). This text also examines purely electrical systems such as superconductive magnets and capacitors. Another subject of analysis is the presentation of power electronic circuits and architectures that are needed for continuously controllable power flow to and from different storage means. For all systems described, the elementary principles of operation are given as well as the relationships for the quantified storage of energy. Finally, Energy Storage: Systems and Components contains multiple international case studies and a rich set of exercises that serve both students and practicing engineers.

Handbook of Automotive Power Electronics and Motor Drives

Author: Ali Emadi

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1420028154

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 736

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Initially, the only electric loads encountered in an automobile were for lighting and the starter motor. Today, demands on performance, safety, emissions, comfort, convenience, entertainment, and communications have seen the working-in of seemingly innumerable advanced electronic devices. Consequently, vehicle electric systems require larger capacities and more complex configurations to deal with these demands. Covering applications in conventional, hybrid-electric, and electric vehicles, the Handbook of Automotive Power Electronics and Motor Drives provides a comprehensive reference for automotive electrical systems. This authoritative handbook features contributions from an outstanding international panel of experts from industry and academia, highlighting existing and emerging technologies. Divided into five parts, the Handbook of Automotive Power Electronics and Motor Drives offers an overview of automotive power systems, discusses semiconductor devices, sensors, and other components, explains different power electronic converters, examines electric machines and associated drives, and details various advanced electrical loads as well as battery technology for automobile applications. As we seek to answer the call for safer, more efficient, and lower-emission vehicles from regulators and consumer insistence on better performance, comfort, and entertainment, the technologies outlined in this book are vital for engineering advanced vehicles that will satisfy these criteria.

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