Electric and hybrid vehicles need to achieve low overall emissions, maximum efficiency, longer distances, and high reliability to gain acceptance from increasingly savvy consumers. This eBook explores some of the key areas for extracting efficiencies within the automotive system along with recommendations for measurement solutions based on application use case.
The major systems explored in this eBook include:
- Charging – of battery, charging monitoring systems, regenerative braking
- Powertrain – the power inverter sub-system for power delivery, and associated control signals
- Motors – Three-phase brushless DC motors used in various applications
- Steering systems - Steering characteristics and electronic power steering (EPS)