SAE 2014 World Congress & Exhibition

Technical Session Schedule

Tuesday, April 8

Thermal Systems for Hybrid and Electric Vehicles
(Session Code: HX105)

Room 110 A/B  9:30 a.m.

The purpose of this session is to share experiences and lessons learned to advance the technology in the field of thermal management of electric and hybrid vehicle systems. This session presents papers covering both testing and simulation of hybrid and electric vehicle thermal systems.

Organizers - Ales Alajbegovic, Exa Corp.; Ramesh Kumar Goyal, General Motors Co. (Retired); John Rugh, National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Time Paper No. Title
9:30 a.m. 2014-01-0708
Evaporator-Condenser Improvement and Impact on Heat Pump System Performances for EVs
Jugurtha Benouali, Valeo Climate Control Inc.; Christophe Petitjean, Isabelle Citti, Regis Beauvis, Laurent Delaforge, Valeo Thermal Systems
9:50 a.m. 2014-01-0712
Combined Condensing Air-Conditioning System
Jae Yeon Kim, Hyundai Motor Co.; Yong Nam Ahn, Halla Visteon Climate; Shim Rok, Su Whan Kim, Wan Je Cho, Hyundai-Motors; Jy Choi, Hyun Keun Shin, Sang Ok Lee, Halla Visteon Climate
10:10 a.m. 2014-01-0711
Plug-in Hybrid Cooling System Requirements
Michael Bassett, Jonathon Hall, Marco Warth, MAHLE Powertrain, Ltd.; Andreas Eilemann, Christian Merkle, MAHLE Behr GmbH & Co. KG
10:30 a.m. 2014-01-0707
Thermal Management Modeling for Avoidance of Thermal Runaway Conditions in Lithium-Ion Batteries
Nicolas F. Ponchaut, Francesco Colella, Ryan Spray, Quinn Horn, Exponent Inc.
11:10 a.m. 2014-01-0713
Investigation of Climate Control Power Consumption in DTE Estimation for Electric Vehicles
Guangning(Gary) Gao, Ford Motor Co.
Robust Thermal Design of a DC-DC Converter in an Electric Vehicle (Written Only -- No Oral Presentation)
Kesav Kumar Sridharan, Ravish Masti, Ravi Kumar, Jiancheng Xin, Wendong Wang, Henry Kong, Delphi Automotive

The papers in this session are available in SAE Technical Paper Collection, COLL-GTL-00001, and also individually. To purchase visit

Planned by Thermal Management Activity / EMB Land and Sea Group