Modern Electric Vehicle Technology by C.C. ChanModern Electric Vehicle Technology by C.C. Chan

Modern Electric Vehicle Technology

byC.C. Chan, K.T. Chau

Hardcover | September 15, 2001

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Modern Electric Vehicle Technology covers multidisciplinary aspects of electric vehicles (EVs), and is written for a wide coverage of readers including students, researchers, engineers and administrators. This book is probably the first comprehensive reference book on electric vehicles thatincludes the following distinct features; It concisely and precisely reviews the state of the art of EV technology and the historical development of EVs, presents the engineering philosophy of electric vehicles. Identifies new configurations, concepts and classifications of modern EV and hybrid EV(HEV) systems. Provides in-depth discussions on electric propulsion systems, emerging EV energy sources and latest EV auxiliaries. Presents the concept of system level simulation and a dedicated EV simulator for system optimisation. and discusses the key issues relating to commercialisation andimplementation of EVs.
C.C. Chan is The Honda Chair Professor of Engineering, Director of the International Research Centre for Electric Vehicles, The University of Hong Kong. K.T. Chau is an Associate Professor, Co-Director of the International Research Centre for Electric Vehicles, The University of Hong Kong.
Title:Modern Electric Vehicle TechnologyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:318 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.87 inPublished:September 15, 2001Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198504160

ISBN - 13:9780198504160

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Table of Contents

1. Engineering Philosophy of EV Developments2. EV and HEV Developments3. EV Systems4. HEV Systems5. Electric Propulsion6. Energy Sources7. EV Auxiliaries8. EV Simulation9. EV Infrastructure10. Energy, environment and economy