Application of Li-Ion Cell Aging Models on Automotive Electrical Propulsion Cells

  • Davide TarsitanoEmail author
  • Federico Perelli
  • Francesco Braghin
  • Ferdinando Luigi Mapelli
  • Zhi Zhang
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Mobility book series (LNMOB)


In this paper the capacity fade of a Li-Ion battery for electric and hybrid vehicles is studied. The battery lifetime is a crucial characteristic for the usage of this technology on Full Electrical Vehicle (EV) or Hybrid Electrical Vehicle (HEV). Thanks to low costs and easy electronic devices design for small Li-Ion battery tests, many studies have established life prediction models.

The aim of this paper is to verify whether these models can be used to predict capacity fade for a high capacity Li-Ion battery for full electric and hybrid vehicles, or not.

During this study a test bench has been developed to control charge and discharge cell current. At last a comparison between different models will be provided.


Li-Ion battery automation propulsion cell aging model battery life prediction 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Davide Tarsitano
    • 1
    Email author
  • Federico Perelli
    • 1
  • Francesco Braghin
    • 1
  • Ferdinando Luigi Mapelli
    • 1
  • Zhi Zhang
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MechanicsPolitecnico di MilanoMilanItaly

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