- Thermal behavior and characteristics
- Battery management system design and analysis
- Moderately high-fidelity 3D capabilities
- Optimization Techniques and Durability
As electric vehicles continue to gain interest from manufacturers and consumers alike, improvements in economy and affordability, as well as adoption of alternative fuel sources to meet government mandates are driving battery research and development. Progress in modeling and simulation will continue to contribute to battery improvements that deliver increased power, energy storage, and durability to further enhance the appeal of electric vehicles.