Study of the Energy Conversion Process in the Electro-Hydrostatic Drive of a Vehicle
AbstractIn the paper, we describe a study of an electro-hydrostatic hybrid drive of a utility van intended for city traffic. In this hybrid drive, the electric drive is periodically accompanied by hydrostatic drive, especially during acceleration and regenerative braking of the vehicle. We present a mathematical model of the hybrid drive as a set of dynamics and regulation equations of the van traveling at a given speed. On this basis, we construct a computer program which we use to simulate the processes of energy conversion in the electro-hydrostatic drive. The main goal of the numerical simulation is to assess the possibility of reducing energy intensity of the electric drive through such a support of the hydrostatic drive. The obtained results indicate that it is possible to reduce the load on elements of the electric system and, therefore, improve energy conversion. View Full-Text
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Grzesikiewicz, W.; Knap, L.; Makowski, M.; Pokorski, J. Study of the Energy Conversion Process in the Electro-Hydrostatic Drive of a Vehicle. Energies 2018, 11, 348.
Grzesikiewicz W, Knap L, Makowski M, Pokorski J. Study of the Energy Conversion Process in the Electro-Hydrostatic Drive of a Vehicle. Energies. 2018; 11(2):348.Chicago/Turabian Style
Grzesikiewicz, Wiesław; Knap, Lech; Makowski, Michał; Pokorski, Janusz. 2018. "Study of the Energy Conversion Process in the Electro-Hydrostatic Drive of a Vehicle." Energies 11, no. 2: 348.
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