Electric Vehicle Power Systems: Hybrids, Batteries Fuel Cells
- Special Publication
- ISBN 1-56091-412-2
- 136 pages
With zero-emission vehicle mandates, every major automobile company in the world is working on electric vehicles. For electric vehicles to be successfully reintroduced to a retail market, large improvements must be made in their power systems. Electric Vehicle Power Systems: Hybrids, Batteries, Fuel Cells is devoted to electric vehicle power systems. Contents include: comparison of advanced battery technologies for electric vehicles; electric vehicle magnetic field measurement; hybrid vehicle engine size optimization; urban electric vehicle for public transportation; analysis of a diesel- electric hybrid urban bus system; a smart control system for electric vehicle batteries; alternative fuels utilization in fuel cells for transportation; switched linear induction motor freeway system data; and a spreadsheet model for air fuel cell stacks.