Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Electric Vehicles

The Benefits and Barriers

Edited by Seref Soylu

Sakarya University, Turkey

In this book, theoretical basis and design guidelines for electric vehicles have been emphasized chapter by chapter with valuable contribution of many researchers who work on both technical and regulatory sides of the field. Multidisciplinary research results from electrical engineering, chemical engineering and mechanical engineering were examined and merged together to make this book a guide for industry, academia and policy maker.

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Electric VehiclesThe Benefits and BarriersEdited by Seref Soylu

Published: September 6th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/717

ISBN: 978-953-307-287-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6037-3

Copyright year: 2011

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57763 Total Chapter Downloads

38 Crossref Citations

58 Web of Science Citations

78 Dimensions Citations


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1. A Survey on Electric and Hybrid Electric Vehicle Technology

By Samuel E. de Lucena


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2. Electric Vehicles in an Urban Context: Environmental Benefits and Techno-Economic Barriers

By Adolfo Perujo, Christian Thiel and Françoise Nemry


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3. Electric Vehicle Waves of History: Lessons Learned about Market Deployment of Electric Vehicles

By D. J. Santini


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4. What is the Role of Electric Vehicles in a Low Carbon Transport in China?

By Jing Yang, Wei Shen and Aling Zhang


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5. Plug-in Hybrid Vehicles

By Vít Bršlica


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6. Fuel Cell Hybrid Electric Vehicles

By Nicola Briguglio, Laura Andaloro, Marco Ferraro and Vincenzo Antonucci


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7. Integration of Electric Vehicles in the Electric Utility Systems

By Cristina Camus, Jorge Esteves and Tiago Farias


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8. Communication with and for Electric Vehicles

By Jonas Fluhr and Theo Lutz


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9. Applications of SR Drive Systems on Electric Vehicles

By Wang Yan, Yin Tianming and Yin Haochun


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10. LiFePO4 Cathode Material

By Borong Wu, Yonghuan Ren and Ning Li


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11. An Integrated Electric Vehicle Curriculum

By Francisco J. Perez-Pinal


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