MECH 459

Fundamentals of Hybrid Vehicles

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-1

Advance of hybrid electric vehicle (HEV) technology; power plants, electric propulsion systems, transmissions, and onboard energy storage systems; fuel cell vehicles; vehicle performance modelling and simulation using advanced vehicle powertrain modelling tools; design and optimization of HEV powertrain system; and HEV design case studies.

Note:

  • Credit will be granted for only one of MECH 459, MECH 450E (if taken in the same topic).

Prerequisites:

  • MATH 201.

Undergraduate course in Mechanical Engineering offered by the Department of Mechanical Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering.

Schedules:
Summer 2018 Fall 2018 Spring 2019

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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