This research activity is dedicated to two major topics:
energy management in hybrid vehicles
dynamic models of batteries
Gianfranco Rizzo, University of Salerno, Italy
Osvaldo Barbarisi, PhD in Automatic Control, University of Sannio, "Energy management and state of charge estimator in hybrid electric vehicles".
Laurea Magistralis Theses
Antonella Grande, L Ingegneria Informatica, ottobre 2011, "Tecniche di gestione energetica per veicoli convenzionali ibridizzati", 110 e lode.
G. Fiengo, L. Glielmo, F. Vasca, "Control of Auxiliary Power Unit for Hybrid Electric Vehicles", IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, vol. 15, no. 6, November 2007, p. 1122-1130.
O. Barbarisi, F. Vasca, L. Glielmo, "State of Charge Kalman Filter Estimator for Automotive Batteries", Control Engineering Practice, vol. 14, no. 3, March 2006, p. 267-275.
O. Barbarisi, E. Westervelt, G. Rizzoni, F. Vasca, "Power Management Decoupling Control for a Hybrid Electric Vehicle", 44th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, Sevilla, Spain, December 2005, p. 2012-2017.
O. Barbarisi, L. Glielmo, F. Vasca, "Automotive NiMH Battery SOC Estimation via an Extended Kalman Filter", IFAC Symposium on Advances in Automotive Controls, Salerno, Italy, April 2004.
C. Di Fiore, G. Fiengo, D. Lepore, F. Vasca, "Auxiliary Power Unit Control for Hybrid Electric Vehicles", European Control Conference, Cambridge, UK, September 2003.
O. Barbarisi, R. Canaletti, L. Glielmo, M. Gosso, F. Vasca, "State of Charge Estimator for NiMH Batteries", 41st IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, Las Vegas, Nevada, December 2002, p. 1739-1744.
G. Barba, L. Glielmo, V. Perna, F. Vasca, "Current Sensorless Induction Motor Observer and Control for Hybrid Electric Vehicles", 32nd IEEE Power Electronics Specialists Conference, Vancouver, Canada, June 2001, p. 1224-1229.
L. Glielmo, C. Rossi, F. Vasca, "Architecture for Electronic Control Unit Tasks in Automotive Engine Control", IEEE International Symposium on Computer Aided Control System Design, Anchorage, Alaska, September 2000, p. 42-47.
L. Glielmo, S. Santini, F. Vasca, "HEVES: a Modular Hybrid Electric Vehicle Simulator", 5th Symposium on Advanced Vehicle Control, Ann Arbor, Michigan, June 2000.