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Smart Battery Thermal Management for PHEV Efficiency

L. Lefebvre
2013 Oil & Gas Science and Technology  
hybrid electric vehicles are concerned.  ...  Bernard RHEVE 2011: International Conference on Hybrid and Electric Vehicles RHEVE 2011 : Conférence internationale sur les véhicules hybrides et électriques Résumé -Une gestion avancée de la thermique  ...  Hence, the automotive industry is just going through one of its major improvements with the development of commercially and economically viable Electric Vehicle (EV) and Hybrid Electric Vehicles (HEV),  ... 
doi:10.2516/ogst/2012076 fatcat:ickdgbgysbe4vcifr76ms3yuxm

Parked Cars are Excellent Roadside Units [article]

Andre B. Reis, Susana Sargento, Ozan K. Tonguz
2016 arXiv   pre-print
A comprehensive implementation of the envisioned traffic safety and efficiency applications of the IEEE 802.11p and WAVE standards assume the premise of the use of DSRC technology both as on-board units  ...  Our results show the feasibility and cost-effectiveness of the proposed approach, which is able to provide excellent coverage using only a small fraction of the cars parked in a city.  ...  performance analysis on dense networks, these constitute the of cells.  ... 
arXiv:1606.00169v1 fatcat:kmzfbirhhzh53boh76g77s4hwa

Robotic disassembly for increased recovery of strategically important materials from electrical vehicles

J. Li, M. Barwood, S. Rahimifard
2018 Robotics and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing  
The rapid growth of market share of Electrical Vehicles (EVs) and their increasing amount of electric and electronic components have introduced difficult challenges for future recycling of such vehicles  ...  The purpose of this paper is to fill this gap through the use of an innovative disassembly approach to identify the profitability of recycling such electronic components.  ...  automobile market, ranging from natural gas, fuel-cell and hybrid electric to fully electric vehicles ( Figure 1 ) [3] .  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.rcim.2017.09.013 fatcat:t2fjqmesozf43lrejryp77r6qi

Towards unmanned systems for dismounted operations in the Canadian Forces

Blake Beckman, Jack Collier, David Mackay, Simon Monckton, Michael Trentini, Franklin Wong, Pierre Richard Bilodeau
2011 International Journal of Intelligent Defence Support Systems  
Expanding unmanned involvement in military operations will require greater vehicle autonomy and the adoption of new concepts of operations.  ...  This paper discusses the technical challenges of unmanned systems in support of dismounted operations and research efforts by Defence R&D Canada to support unmanned vehicles in this role.  ...  Since a large fraction of grid cells in the GlobalTraverseMap are not physically reachable, why include them in the planning space?  ... 
doi:10.1504/ijidss.2011.037807 fatcat:6ftkog2hpvcing67x4mizym4te

Approach to the Weight Estimation in the Conceptual Design of Hybrid-Electric-Powered Unconventional Regional Aircraft

Francesco Centracchio, Monica Rossetti, Umberto Iemma
2018 Journal of Advanced Transportation  
Unfortunately, the remarkable improvements achieved represent the asymptotic limit reachable through the incremental enhancement of existing concepts.  ...  A detailed parametric analysis has been carried out to emphasise how payload, range, and degree of hybridisation are strictly connected in terms of feasible mission requirements and related to the reasonable  ...  energy balance.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2018/6320197 fatcat:sxkd2ajtdfeedbvparqmfuenfe

State-of-the-Art Techniques and Challenges Ahead for Distributed Generation Planning and Optimization

Andrew Keane, Luis F. Ochoa, Carmen L. T. Borges, Graham W. Ault, Arturo D. Alarcon-Rodriguez, Robert A. F. Currie, Fabrizio Pilo, Chris Dent, Gareth P. Harrison
2013 IEEE Transactions on Power Systems  
Index Terms-Distributed generation, active network management, linear programming, multi-objective programming, ac optimal power flow, wind power generation, distribution networks. VII. BIOGRAPHIES  ...  This paper contains a critical review of the work in this field. Although there have been numerous publications in this area, widespread implementation of the methods has not taken place.  ...  The potential uptake of micro-generation, electric vehicles and other demand side resources, coupled with developments in advanced metering have led to new modeling efforts of these networks.  ... 
doi:10.1109/tpwrs.2012.2214406 fatcat:jdexcqn6gbcb3b6mbf7qmkf73q

Foreword [chapter]

2020 OECD Urban Studies  
The circulation of automated vehicles will likely enhance the efficient use of roads.  ...  According to the Urban Access Framework, accessibility is measured on a 500-by-500-metre grid and refers to the number of opportunities reachable within a fixed amount of time from a given grid cell through  ...  The analysis on the distribution of accessibility across neighbourhoods according to their socio-economic status has been carried out on a sample of four large European countries that do, i.e.  ... 
doi:10.1787/1192aadf-en fatcat:nryqsr5zszayjp2ciw6ozm73jm

Energy Technological Review

Alberto Landini, Tommaso Zerbi, John Morrissey, Stepehen Axon
2016 Zenodo  
Through these steps, evidence on the technological elements of the Energy Supply Chain is produced, enabling a fuller understanding of this aspect of the energy regime, and presenting a critical part of  ...  the case-book through which the Energy Socio-technical regime will be defined in ENTRUST.  ...  captured through the stakeholder analysis from task 2.1.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.3479264 fatcat:zhsow6pnsfd2tlj7bkyrepnnnq

Multichannel cross-layer routing for sensor networks

Noradila Nordin, Richard G Clegg, Miguel Rio
2016 2016 23rd International Conference on Telecommunications (ICT)  
By using the lifetime energy spanning tree algorithm proposed in this thesis, energy consumption can be further improved by balancing the energy load in the network.  ...  Abstract Wireless Sensor Networks are ad-hoc networks that consist of sensor nodes that typically use low-power radios to connect to the Internet.  ...  Node 7 selects the paths through node 3 as it maximises the minimum ELT between all nodes than through node 2. Todolí-Ferrandis et al.  ... 
doi:10.1109/ict.2016.7500417 dblp:conf/ict/NordinCR16 fatcat:psdkkaufdfa3lnrabgypwmylli

Computer and Information Science, Vol. 1, No. 2, May 2008, all in one file

Editor CIS
2008 Computer and Information Science  
as VASDE) for manually disabled programmers for whom the use of a keyboard and/or mouse is problematic.  ...  This suggests that, while a voice-activated expression editor based on VEE might not be attractive to the general population of programmers, it might very nicely fit into a voice-activated editor (such  ...  We wanted to see how disclosure activities contribute to the balancing act of openness versus privacy about health information.  ... 
doi:10.5539/cis.v1n2p0 fatcat:plvvknmc2jel3m3tzfz7bs2mdu

The Influence of Land Cover on the Spatial Distribution of Fire Sites: A Case Study of Łódzkie Voivodeship, Poland

Stanisław Mordwa, Małgorzata Ostrowska
2020 European Spatial Research and Policy  
The analysis takes into account 27,651 fire interventions, as recorded by the Polish State Fire Service between 2014 and 2016 in the country's central region known as Łódzkie Voivodeship.  ...  number of fires and land cover).  ...  an engine relevant to the task A range of sources was used to obtain the spatial data.  ... 
doi:10.18778/1231-1952.27.2.11 fatcat:ldqggupdifgfhobp332c7xn5iu

The MetNet vehicle: a lander to deploy environmental stations for local and global investigations of Mars

Ari-Matti Harri, Konstantin Pichkadze, Lev Zeleny, Luis Vazquez, Walter Schmidt, Sergey Alexashkin, Oleg Korablev, Hector Guerrero, Jyri Heilimo, Mikhail Uspensky, Valery Finchenko, Vyacheslav Linkin (+20 others)
2017 Geoscientific Instrumentation, Methods and Data Systems  
The payload concept also enables the use of other environmental instruments. The small size and low mass of a MNL makes it ideally suited for piggy-backing on larger spacecraft.  ...  MNLs are designed primarily for use as surface networks but could also be used as pathfinders for high-value landed missions.</p>  ...  The cells provide daily average electrical power of about 600 mW.  ... 
doi:10.5194/gi-6-103-2017 fatcat:f7zbdot35rbf5kvedpucl3hfrm

Certifying Unstability of Switched Systems Using Sum of Squares Programming

Benoît Legat, Pablo Parrilo, Raphaël Jungers
2020 SIAM Journal of Control and Optimization  
Therefore, the differential reachability and observability Gramians can be computed trajectory-wise by using impulse and initial output responses of dΣ along each φ t−t 0 (x 0 , u).  ...  This alternative way of analysis of slow-fast systems with particular structure may lead to a later analysis of multi-timescale systems over networks.  ...  numerical scheme are studied through a simulation study of a 6 (Ah) Li-ion Hybrid Electric Vehicle cell, taken from [1] .  ... 
doi:10.1137/18m1173460 fatcat:ytlzbwk7vbampbuyo6snenz33m

Multiscale Analysis and Optimisation of Photosynthetic Solar Energy Systems [article]

Andrew K. Ringsmuth
2014 arXiv   pre-print
analysis.  ...  under functional objectives of the whole photosynthetic system.  ...  Culture Conditions The high H 2 producing C. reinhardtii strain Stm6Glc4 described in [30] Growth Rate m max To identify conditions yielding maximum microalgae growth rates in TAP and PCM, a number of  ... 
arXiv:1402.5966v1 fatcat:dhmsqxm6nbb65osvck5l3cz3va

Determination of the One-to-One Correspondence between the Kinematic Screw of the Output Link and the Gradient Screw in a Singular Configuration of a Parallel Mechanism
Определение взаимного соответствия кинематического винта выходного звена и винта-градиента в особом положении механизма параллельной структуры

Е.С. Гебель, В.А. Глазунов
2017 Proceedings of Higher Educational Institutions Маchine Building  
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The support from Canada's NSERC through the Automotive Partnership Canada project, grant number APCPJ418901-11, is highly acknowledged.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The authors would like to thank the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSREC) of Canada for their financial support of this work.  ...  Power Source The important part of any electric vehicle is an electric power source, and for an X-by-wire prototype the electric battery becomes an essential component.  ... 
doi:10.18698/0536-1044-2017-7-3-9 fatcat:5xx3qrdmqjfr7ng5oecrdzeb34
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