3 ECTS credits
80 u studietijd

Aanbieding 1 met studiegidsnummer 4016316FNR voor alle studenten in het 2e semester met een gespecialiseerd master niveau.

Semester
2e semester
Inschrijving onder examencontract
Niet mogelijk
Beoordelingsvoet
Beoordeling (0 tot 20)
2e zittijd mogelijk
Ja
Inschrijvingsvereisten
Registration for Hybrid Vehicle Traction is allowed if one has successfully accomplished or is registered for 30 ECTS of (semi)common courses of the standard learning path of the Master in Electromechanical Engineering, VTT track (Dutch program idem).
Onderwijstaal
Engels
Onder samenwerkingsakkoord
Onder interuniversitair akkoord mbt. opleiding
Faculteit
Faculteit Ingenieurswetenschappen
Verantwoordelijke vakgroep
Elektrotechniek-Energietechniek
Onderwijsteam
Joeri VAN MIERLO (titularis)
Mohamed EL BAGHDADI
Luís Miguel DA QUINTA E COSTA NEVES DE OLI
Onderdelen en contacturen
12 contacturen Hoorcollege
24 contacturen Werkvormen en Praktische Oef.
Inhoud

The course gives an overview of following subjects : structures of electric and hybrid vehicles, batteries, electric drives, fundamental design criteria and infrastructure for chargers.
Following aspects are covered related to alternative propulsion systems:
• Electric vehicles with batteries and fuel Cells en hybrid vehicles
• series hybrid, parallel hybrid, combined hybrid typologies
• hybrid power management strategies
• components (drives, batteries, etc.)
Additionally following aspects are described
• tail pipe after treatment systems: catalysts, particular filters etc.
• Alternative fuels: LPG, natural gas, bio fuels and hydrogen

Studiemateriaal
Digitaal cursusmateriaal (Vereist) : hand outs of the slides of the course
Cursustekst (Vereist) : Electric and Hybrid Vehicle Traction, Handbook Edition 2018, Van Mierlo, VUB, 2220170004808, 2018
Bijkomende info

- hand outs of the slides of the course
- up to date scientific publications

Leerresultaten

General competences

-aims and objectives :
To learn the basic knowledge about the different aspects concerning environmental vehicle technologies, especially electric, hybrid and fuel cell vehicles.  To describe the technology and the fundamental design criteria.
-exam requirements :
The students must know the basics on the composition and the design of electric, hybrid and fuel cell vehicles.  Additionally the must have the basic knowledge about alternative fuels. They must be able to apply these basics by means of an open course book exam.

Scientific competences

Can collaborate in a (multidisciplinary) team.

Scientific competences

Can work in an industrial environment with attention to safety, quality assurance, communication and reporting.

Scientific competences

Can develop, plan, execute and manage engineering projects at the level of a starting professional.

Scientific competences

Can think critically about and evaluate projects, systems and processes, particularly when based on incomplete, contradictory and/or redundant information.

Attitudes

Having a creative, problem-solving, result-driven and evidence-based attitude, aiming at innovation and applicability in industry and society.

Attitudes

Having a critical attitude towards one's own results and those of others.

Attitudes

Having consciousness of the ethical, social, environmental and economic context of his/her work and strives for sustainable solutions to engineering problems including safety and quality assurance aspects.

Attitudes

Having the flexibility and adaptability to work in an international and/or intercultural context.

Attitudes

Having an attitude of life-long learning as needed for the future development of his/her career.

Knowledge oriented competences

Having in-depth knowledge and understanding of exact sciences with the specificity of their application to engineering.

Knowledge oriented competences

Having in-depth knowledge and understanding of integrated structural design methods in the framework of a global design strategy.

Knowledge oriented competences

Having in-depth knowledge and understanding of the advanced methods and theories to schematize and model complex problems or processes.

Knowledge oriented competences

Having a broad scientific knowledge, understanding and skills to be able to design, produce and maintain complex mechanical , electrical and/or energy systems with a focus on products, systems and services. E.g. codepo project, courses around renewable sustainable mobility, ...

Scientific competences

Can reformulate complex engineering problems in order to solve them (simplifying assumptions, reducing complexity).

Scientific competences

Can conceive, plan and execute a research project, based on an analysis of its objectives, existing knowledge and the relevant literature, with attention to innovation  and valorization in industry and society.

Scientific competences

Can correctly report on research and design results in the form of a technical report or in the form of a scientific paper.

Scientific competences

Can present and defend results in a scientifically sound way, using contemporary communication tools, for a national as well as for an international professional or lay audience.

Beoordelingsinformatie

De beoordeling bestaat uit volgende opdrachtcategorieën:
Examen Mondeling bepaalt 60% van het eindcijfer

WPO Verslag bepaalt 40% van het eindcijfer

Binnen de categorie Examen Mondeling dient men volgende opdrachten af te werken:

  • Oral exam met een wegingsfactor 1 en aldus 60% van het totale eindcijfer.

    Toelichting: open course book

Binnen de categorie WPO Verslag dient men volgende opdrachten af te werken:

  • Report about case study met een wegingsfactor 1 en aldus 40% van het totale eindcijfer.

    Toelichting: report about case study

Aanvullende info mbt evaluatie

1st session : Oral examination (open course book)  60% + case study 40%
2nd session : idem

Academische context

Deze aanbieding maakt deel uit van de volgende studieplannen:
Master in de ingenieurswetenschappen: werktuigkunde-elektrotechniek: voertuigtechnologie en transport
Master of Electromechanical Engineering: Vehicle Technology and Transport (enkel aangeboden in het Engels)