The Science of Electric Vehicles Concepts and Applications
The Science of Electric Vehicles: Concepts and Applications presents the basic electrical principles, physics, chemistry, use of rare earth elements (REEs), batteries, charging, and operation of motor controllers of EVs. In addition to the general concepts, the book examines the policies and economics pertinent to the move from hydrocarbon power to electric-powered vehicles. It covers the history and development of electric vehicles as well as the science and engineering behind them.
- Presents the basic electrical principles, physics, and chemistry involved in the manufacture of electric vehicles.
- Discusses various battery types, energy efficiency, storage, and more.