The high voltage battery of an electric vehicle (EV) is one of the …

Vehicle design is a very complex domain since it involves a lot of …

## EV design – introduction

In mathematics there are several types of ordinary differential equations (ODE), like linear, …

## Euler integration method for solving differential equations

Advantages of electric vehicles compared to internal combustion engine vehicles Pure electric vehicles, …

## Advantages of electric vehicles

In the automotive industry, the Research and Development (R&D) of new powertrain systems …

## What drives forward R&D for passenger vehicles and powertrain systems?

Linear functions are the simplest algebraic functions. They have an important property which …

## The principle of superposition

In a passenger vehicle, the role of a transmission is to adapt the …

## Automated Manual Transmissions (AMT)

In a vehicle fitted with a manual transmission (MT), the clutch engagement and …

## Electronic clutch control

Turbocharging is the most common used technology in internal combustion engines for forced intake …

## Variable Geometry Turbocharger (VGT)

In an internal combustion engine (ICE) powered vehicle, the engine is connected to …

## Clutch actuation system

Turbocharging is the most commonly used supercharging technology by internal combustion engines (ICE) …

## Twin-scroll turbochargers

Vehicles fitted with manual transmissions (MT), automated manual transmissions (AMT) and double clutch …

## Gear synchro

The performance of an internal combustion engine (ICE) can be described through its …

## How turbochargers work

The vast majority of vehicles sold today are powered by internal combustion engines …

## Why do we need gears?

In order to produce mechanical power, an internal combustion engine (ICE) needs fuel …

## How turbocharging works

Internal combustion engines produce mechanical work (power) by burning fuel. During the combustion …

## Fuel conversion efficiency

A mathematical curve can be defined as a function y = f(x), where …

## How to plot parametric equations with Scilab

Mathematical modeling and simulation bring significant benefits in terms of understanding the braking …