Power electronic components (Diode, Schottky diode, MOSFET, IGBT, cooling aspects)
Switching inductive loads and automotive switching applications
Power electronic converter circuits (rectifiers, choppers, DC-DC converters, inverters)
Why electric drivetrains?
Electric machines in vehicles: Brushless DC motors, Permanent Magnet Synchronous motors Switched Reluctance Motors, Asynchronous motors.
Energy storage: Batteries and supercapacitors, fuel cells, superflywheels.
Drivetrains in Electric and Hybrid Electric vehicles.
Chargers, wireless energy transfer
Implementation of Electric and Hybrid Electric Vehicles (+ cases by car manufacturers)
Auxiliary systems including starter motor, on board power supply, lighting and environmental sensing.