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SAE International Journal of Alternative Powertrains

  • ISSN 2167-4205
SAE International Journal of Alternative Powertrains

Aims & Scope

The SAE International Journal of Alternative Powertrains is dedicated to providing a forum for scholarly publication of original research and review papers that address challenges and present opportunities in alternative and electric powertrains and propulsion technology.

The Journal strives to facilitate discussion between researchers, engineers, academic faculty and students, and industry practitioners working with systems as well as components, and the technological aspects and functions of powertrains and propulsion systems alternative to the traditional combination of internal combustion engine and mechanical transmission.

The editorial scope of the Journal will include all technical aspects of alternative propulsion technologies including but not limited to:

  • electric drives
  • electromobility systems
  • hybrid technology
  • battery and super-capacitor technology
  • power electronics
  • hydraulic drives
  • energy storage systems
  • fuel cell technology
  • charging and Smart Grid infrastructures