7. Hybrid Electric Vehicles

  1. Behrooz Mashadi1 and
  2. David Crolla2

Published Online: 22 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119958376.ch7

Vehicle Powertrain Systems

Vehicle Powertrain Systems

How to Cite

Mashadi, B. and Crolla, D. (2012) Hybrid Electric Vehicles, in Vehicle Powertrain Systems, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119958376.ch7

Author Information

  1. 1

    Iran University of Science and Technology, Iran

  2. 2

    University of Sunderland, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 13 JAN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470666029

Online ISBN: 9781119958376

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Keywords:

  • hybrid electric vehicle (HEV);
  • conventional powertrain;
  • hybrid technology;
  • HEV, and petrol, electric;
  • MG1, MG2, generators;
  • ICE, power in HEV;
  • HEV performance;
  • IC engine, motor size;
  • power management;
  • component sizing

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Types of Hybrid Electric Vehicles

  • Power Split Devices

  • HEV Component Characteristics

  • HEV Performance Analysis

  • HEV Component Sizing

  • Power Management

  • Conclusion

  • Review Questions

  • Problems

  • Further Reading

  • References