Advanced Hybrid and Electric Vehicles

System Optimization and Vehicle Integration

  • Michael Nikowitz

Part of the Lecture Notes in Mobility book series (LNMOB)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Michael Nikowitz
    Pages 1-14
  3. Michael Duoba, Henning Lohse-Busch
    Pages 65-85
  4. Michael Nikowitz, Steven Boyd, Andrea Vezzini, Irene Kunz, Michael Duoba, Kevin Gallagher et al.
    Pages 87-204
  5. Michael Nikowitz
    Pages 205-211

About this book


This contributed volume contains the results of the research program “Agreement for Hybrid and Electric Vehicles”, funded by the International Energy Agency. The topical focus lies on technology options for the system optimization of hybrid and electric vehicle components and drive train configurations which enhance the energy efficiency of the vehicle. The approach to the topic is genuinely interdisciplinary, covering insights from fields. The target audience primarily comprises researchers and industry experts in the field of automotive engineering, but the book may also be beneficial for graduate students.


Advanced hybrid and electric vehicles Advanced and alternative propulsion systems Car manufacturing industry Sustainable transport systems Optimization of vehicles Lightweight Design Power Electronics Electric Vehicle Integration Improved Battery Management Vehicle Simulation Tools

Editors and affiliations

  • Michael Nikowitz
    • 1
  1. 1.Propulsion SystemsA3PS - Austrian Association for AdvancedWienAustria

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-26304-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-26305-2
  • Series Print ISSN 2196-5544
  • Series Online ISSN 2196-5552
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