Home    Funded Research    Instructional and Equipment

A. Funded Research 

Project Title

Sponsor

Period

GATE Center for Electric Drive Transportation(PI)

DOE

09/2011-08/2016

Current Minimizing Torque Control for Wound Rotor Synchronous Machine (WRSM)

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles

03/2015-02/2016

 
Reconfigurable battery pack for diagnostics and prognostics (PI) (subcontract from Penn State University and is awarded to Gannon Motors and Controls, LLC) DOE ARPA-e 01/2012-12/2015
Unified Wireless Charging and In-Wheel Motor Drive for Plug-in Electric Vehicles (PI) DENSO International 2/2013-04/2016
Affiliate Program for the GATE Center of Electric Drive Transportation: Electric Drive Transportation Association (PI) Various Sponsors 09/2012-08/2016
 A Wireless Magnetic-Resonance Power Transmission System for EV Charging, US-China Clean Energy Research Center sub-grants (PI) US-China Clean Energy Center CERC-CVC 02/2013-08/2016
Safety Study of Lithium ion Battery Packs (PI)  Ford Motor Company 03/2012-06/2015

Advancing Transportation Through Vehicle Electrification PHEV (multimillion) (PI)

DOE/Chrysler

04/2010-11/2014

Dynamometer and Powertrain e-Motor Study (PI) Daimler-Benz 02/2013-02/2014

Transportation Electrification Education Partnership for Green Jobs and Sustainability Mobility (PI)

DOE

09/2009-12/2013

Cognitive Intelligent Electric Power Optimization and  Management, Real-time Hardware Implementation, and Enhancement of Silent Watch Capability through Power (PI)

TARDEC

05/2010-08/2011

Development of fast charger and inductive charger for plug-in hybrid electric vehicle for the Michigan PHEV pilot project (PI)

Michigan Public Service Commission & DTE Energy

09/2008-12/2010

Advanced power management of hybrid electric vehicles (PI)

US Army TARDEC

05/2008-08/2009

Comprehensive modeling and control of interior permanent magnet machines incorporating magnet loss, pwm loss, and thermal effects (PI)

US Army TARDEC

03/2008-08/2010

Evaluation of PHEV charging architecture

DOE INL

08/2008-08/2010

Cognitive electric power management of hybrid vehicles (PI)

US Army TARDEC

02/2007-12/2008

Bidirectional isolated DC/DC converter for hybrid vehicle applications (PI)

US Army TARDEC

01/2006-12/2008

Modeling study of laser-nanoparticle interaction for hyperthermia applications (Co-PI, with PI Ben Q. Li of Mechanical Engineering)

UM OVPR

11//2007-10/2008

Advanced battery health monitoring system (PI)

DOE

05/2007-08/2008

Intelligent power network for advanced vehicle systems (PI)

IAVS

09/2005-08/2008

Advanced power electronics for distributed and renewable energy applications (PI)

DOE

05/2006-02/2008

Comprehensive Assessment of Hybrid Electric Vehicles (PI)

DOE

05/2006-08/2007

Modeling of the start performance of large solid pole synchronous motors (PI)

Teco-Westinghouse

01/2006-12/2006

DC/DC converter design and topology study (PI)

US Army TARDEC

05/2005-06/2006

Dynamic modeling and parametric study of large solid pole synchronous motors (PI)

Teco-Westinghouse

05/2005-12/2005

Brushless PM motors for HEV applications (PI)

GE

11/2004-04/2005

Modeling of large solid pole synchronous machines (PI)

OVPR

11/2004-12/2005

Modeling of automotive ignition systems (PI)

Visteon Corporation

12/2004-04/2005

An innovative multimode hybrid vehicle powertrain (PI, with Co-PI Prof. Yi Zhang of Mechanical Engineering)

CEEP

09/2003-08/2005

Modeling of a novel multimode hybrid vehicle powertrain (PI)

UM Rackham Grant

01/2003-08/2004

PM synchronous motors for EV and HEV powertrain applications (PI)

CEEP

09/2002-08/2003

Power Electronics and Electric Drives Laboratory Development

DTE Energy Foundation

09/2002-08/2006

Variable-speed constant-frequency wind power generation systems Summer Faculty Fellowship (PI)

UM Dearborn

05/2003-08/2003

Advanced prognostic study of power electronics (Co-PI)

Ford URP

09/2004-08/2005

 

Home    Funded Research    Instructional and Equipment

B. Instructional and Equipment

Project Title

Sponsor

1.  MRI: Acquisition of Instruments for the Research of the Control and Diagnosis of Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles (Co-PI, with PI Prof. Taehyung Kim)

NSF

2.  MRI: Acquisition of an X-ray micro- computed tomography system for evaluating crack evolution and failure characterization of engineering materials (Co-PI with PI Jie Shen, and Co-PIs C Chow, D Yoon, and G Kridli)

NSF

 

 

3. Modeling and implementation of a real-time blind signal separation - Undergraduate Research Fellowship (PI)

UM-Dearborn

4.  dSPACE Interface for the Power Electronics Laboratory - Undergraduate Research Fellowship (PI)

UM-Dearborn

5.  Design and implementation of a phase sequence detection circuit - Undergraduate Research Fellowship (PI)

UM-Dearborn

6.  Power Electronics Laboratory development - Undergraduate Research Fellowship (PI)

UM-Dearborn

7.  Universal converter - equipment donation (PI)

MTI

8.  An electric drivetrain (PI)

Ford Motor Company

9.  SPEEDCAD - Software donation (PI)

Motorsoft

10. PSCAD - Software donation (PI)

Manitoba Hydro

11. Ansoft suite, total 40 license: each license including Ansoft Maxwell 2D/3D FEA, Simplorer, RMXpert, E-Physics (PI)

Ansoft

12. Magnet FEA package-software donation (PI)

Infolytica

Home    Funded Research    Instructional and Equipment

 You are Visitor statistics  Since September 2002