Development of advanced electric vehicles


Grant Data
Project Title
Development of advanced electric vehicles
Principal Investigator
Professor Chan, Ching Chuen   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Emeritus Professor Leung Wai Sun   (Co-principal investigator)
Duration
49
Start Date
1988-12-01
Completion Date
1992-12-31
Amount
750000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
HKU Project Code
HKU 44/88
Grant Type
University Grants Committee - General Award
Funding Year
1988/1989
Status
Completed
Objectives
To develop an electric passenger car, an electric van and off-road mini electric vehicles, employing advanced a.c. electric drive systems; to develop an intelligent battery management system which includes an on-board battery state-of-charge monitoring device and an interfaced smart charger.