Event Date(s) Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Start - Stop Time 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM CDT
Location New Horizons - Livonia
Telephone: (734) 525-1501
Office Hours: 8:00 to 6:00
14115 Farmington Rd.
Livonia MI
Register By May 20, 2019 - 11:00 PM CDT
The registration deadline has passed.
Contact Dhaval Lodaya with any questions.
Instructor(s) Dhaval Lodaya
Language English

This course is intended for those interested in developing Hybrid Electric Vehicle or pure Electric Vehicle models for fuel economy or range studies.  The following topics will be covered in this course:

Introductory Concepts of GT-SUITE :

  • 1-D Mechanical Simulation
  • Model Setup- initialization, parameters sweeps, Optimization/Design of Experiments
  • Post-processing (GT-POST)
  • Subassemblies: internal, external, encryption of subassemblies

The following vehicle modeling topics will be included:

  • Conventional Vehicle
    • Mapped Engine Model
    • Transmissions (Automatic, Manual, CVT, Other)
    • Vehicle
  • Hybrid Electric Components
    • Battery
    • Electric Motors
    • Energy Management Controls
  • Engine Start/Stop
  • Electric Launch and Assist
  • Regenerative Braking
  • Driving Cycle Analysis (with Model Based Targeting Controller)