Power Train and Traction (ILV)


Course lecturer:

FH-Prof. Dipl.-Ing.

 Winfried Egger

Course numberVEEMS-2.09
Course codePowTrain
Semester of degree program Semester 2
Mode of delivery Presencecourse
ECTS credits4,0
Language of instruction English

Students acquire knowledge in development of new power train structures, and power train management for modern driving behaviors.

Basics on electric and electronic power train, structures, hybrid technologies and variants, mixed wheel vehicles, power line e-cars, traction for railways and locomotives, electric airplanes, drones and unmanned aircrafts (UAS), electric quadrocopters e.g., topologies, power calculations, dynamic cinematic analyses, power to weight analyses, long range behaviors and drive by wire technologies.

Alexandr F. Andreev, Viachaslau Kabanau, Vladimir Vantsevich:

Driveline Systems of Ground Vehicles: Theory and Design (Ground

Vehicle Engineering), CRC Press, 2010