eBook Energy Management Strategies for Electric and Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1461477115
  • ISBN-13: 9781461477112
  • DDC: 629.2293
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 253 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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This book addresses the practical issues for commercialization of current and future electric and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (EVs/PHEVs). The volume focuses on power electronics and motor drives based solutions for both current as well as future EV/PHEV technologies. Propulsion system requirements and motor sizing for EVs is also discussed, along with practical system sizing examples. PHEV power system architectures are discussed in detail. Key EV battery technologies are explained as well as corresponding battery management issues are summarized. Advanced power electronic converter topologies for current and future charging infrastructures will also be discussed in detail. EV/PHEV interface with renewable energy is discussed in detail, with practical examples.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication Page.
1: Introduction.
2: Electric and Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Drive Train Topologies.
3: EV and PHEV Energy Storage Systems.
4: Hybrid Electric and Fuel Cell Hybrid Electric Vehicles.
5: EV and PHEV Battery Technologies.
6: On-Board Power Electronic Battery Management.
7: EV and PHEV Battery Charging: Grid and Renewable Energy Interface.
8: Power Electronic Converter Topologies for EV/PHEV Charging.
9: EVs and PHEVs for Smart Grid Applications.
10: EV and PHEV Well-to-Wheels Efficiency Analysis.