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Vehicular Electric Power Systems : Land, Sea, Air, and Space Vehicles - Ali Emadi

Vehicular Electric Power Systems

Land, Sea, Air, and Space Vehicles

By: Ali Emadi (Editor), Mehrdad Ehsani (Editor), John M. Miller (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 12th December 2003
ISBN: 9780824747510
Number Of Pages: 515

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Vehicular Electric Power Systems: Land, Sea, Air, and Space Vehicles acquaints professionals with trends and challenges in the development of more electric vehicles (MEVs) using detailed examples and comprehensive discussions of advanced MEV power system architectures, characteristics, and dynamics. The authors focus on real-world applications and highlight issues related to system stability as well as challenges faced during and after implementation.
Probes innovations in the development of more electric vehicles for improved maintenance, support, endurance, safety, and cost-efficiency in automotive, aerospace, and marine vehicle engineering
Heralding a new wave of advances in power system technology, Vehicular Electric Power Systems discusses:
Different automotive power systems including conventional automobiles, more electric cars, heavy-duty vehicles, and electric and hybrid electric vehicles
Electric and hybrid electric propulsion systems and control strategies
Aerospace power systems including conventional and advanced aircraft, spacecraft, and the international space station
Sea and undersea vehicles
The modeling, real-time state estimation, and stability assessment of vehicular power systems
Applications of fuel cells in various land, sea, air, and space vehicles
Modeling techniques for energy storage devices including batteries, fuel cells, photovoltaic cells, and ultracapacitors
Advanced power electronic converters and electric motor drives for vehicular applications
Guidelines for the proper design of DC and AC distribution architectures

Introduction of Electrical Power Systemsp. 1
Fundamentals of Power Electronicsp. 15
Electric Machinesp. 49
Automotive Power Systemsp. 67
Electric and Hybrid Electric Vehiclesp. 189
Aircraft Power Systemsp. 231
Space Power Systemsp. 241
Sea and Undersea Vehiclesp. 295
Fuel Cell Based Vehiclesp. 335
Electrical Modeling Techniques for Energy Storage Devicesp. 385
Advanced Motor Drives for Vehicular Applicationsp. 399
Multi-Converter Vehicular Dynamics and Controlp. 425
Effects of Constant Power Loads in AC Vehicular Systemsp. 465
Indexp. 493
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ISBN: 9780824747510
ISBN-10: 0824747518
Series: Power Engineering
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 515
Published: 12th December 2003
Publisher: CRC PR INC
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 15.88  x 3.18
Weight (kg): 0.81
Edition Number: 1