MECH 558

Fundamentals of Hybrid Vehicles

Units: 1.5

Background of hybrid electric vehicle (HEV) powertrain technologies; vehicle power plants, electric propulsion systems, transmissions, and energy storage system; vehicle performance modeling and simulation using advanced powertrain modeling tools; design and optimization of HEV powertrain system; other key issues in HEV design and developments; HEV related design project and case study.


  • Credit will be granted for one of MECH 558, MECH 580 (if taken in the same topic).

Graduate course in the Mechanical Engineering program offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020

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

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