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This course will provide a fundamental overview of Alternative Energy Vehicle’s (AEV) and the key challenges and opportunities of AEV technologies. The instructor will explain the engineering philosophy of several AEV’s, including electric vehicles (EV), hybrid electric vehicles (HEV), plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEV), and battery electric vehicles (BEV). Participants will learn an overview of electric drives, power electronics, regenerative braking system, power management, and battery management. The instructor will address existing commercial HEV architecture. Other HEV applications for non-passenger vehicles, including heavy duty vehicles, reliability issues, and other potential problem areas will also be discussed.

This course consists of 20 contact hours and is ideal for Engineers or technicians working on hybrid or electric vehicles.

The registration fee for this course is 7000 per participant. A minimum of 10 participants are required in order to run a course.

Program Details

Course Prerequisites:

Participants should have either a B.S. in Engineering or possess a technical degree and technical working knowledge in the area of hybrid or electric vehicles

Course Outline:

Topic  #1 – 1.5 hours Introduction  of EV/Hybrid Vehicles

  • Brief History of EV & Hybrid
  • What is a HEV
  • Type of HEV
  • Advantages of HEV & Disadvantages
  • Introduction to HEV Architecture
    • Series, Parallel, etc.
Topic #2 – 2.0 hours HEV Fundamentals and Vehicle Dynamics

  • Vehicle Resistance
  • Vehicle Dynamics
  • Vehicle Performance
  • Fuel Economy & Improvements
  • Braking Performance
  • Power Management
  • Vehicle Control
Topic #3 – 2.5 hours HEV Architecture

  • Concepts of Hybrid Propulsion
  • Hybrid Architecture
  • Series Hybrid Configuration and Functionality
  • Control Strategy of Series HEV
  • Sizing of Major Components
  • Power Management
Topic #4 – 2.5 hours Series HEV Powertrain Design

  • Concepts of hybridization
  • Hybrid architecture
  • Series hybrid configuration and functionality
  • Operational patterns, advantages
  • Control Strategies
  • Power Management
Topic #5 – 2.5 hour Parallel HEV Powertrain Design

  • Parallel Architecture and operation modes
  • Torque coupling
  • Speed coupling
  • Torque and speed coupled architecture
  • Control Strategies and power management
  • Mild and Micro Hybrid
  • Complex Hybrid
  • Plug-in Hybrid
Topic #6 – 2 hour Power Electronics for HEV Applications

  • Fundamentals of Power Electronics
  • Buck Convertor
  • Boost Convertor
  • Rectifier and Inverters
Topic #7 – 2 hours Electric Propulsion Systems

  • DC Motor Drives
  • Induction Motor Drives
  • Permanent Magnet Drives
  • Switch Reluctance Motor Drives
Topic #8 – 3 hours Energy Sources and Energy Storage

  • Comparison of energy sources
  • Onboard energy storage
  • Battery Types
  • Energy Source and energy converters
  • Principles of Batteries
  • Hybridization of energy sources
Topic #9 – 2 hours Regenerative Braking of HEV

  • Basic Idea
  • Operating Zones
  • System Architecture
  • Storage Mechanism
  • Control Systems

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