System Integration

UPS van
The UPS fuel cell/battery hybrid delivery van designed and modeled by researchers at the Center for Electromechanics.

Researchers at the Center of Electromechanics focus on applied engineering for prototype development in electromechanical devices and systems. They work with industry to integrate batteries into different applications, such as vehicles or within microgrids, and perform advanced modeling and prototype demonstration.

Research Areas

Project Examples


Faculty in This Area

Dongmei (Maggie) Chen
Bob Hebner
Michael Lewis
Wei Li

Recent Research Projects

Model Validation and Demonstration of a Hybrid H2 Fuel Cell Parcel Delivery Truck
Michael Lewis
IEEE Xplore

Power Management for a Fuel Cell/Battery/Supercapacitor Hybrid Locomotive
Dongmei (Maggie) Chen and Wei Li
Dynamic Systems and Control Conference

H2 Fuel Cell/Battery Hybrid Delivery Van
Michael Lewis
IEEE Xplore

Zero Emission Electric Bus
Michael Lewis
IEEE Xplore

Evaluation of Battery Technologies for Hybrid Electric Utility Vehicles
Michael Lewis and Dongmei (Maggie) Chen
IEEE Xplore