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! CANCELLED ! Guest lecture by Prof. Andrew Burke, UC Davis

vrijdag, 22 november, 2013 - 09:00 to vrijdag, 22 november, 2013 - 12:00
Campus: Brussels Technology Campus
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Audi 4
Prof. Andrew Burke
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IMPORTANT NOTICE: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO UNFORESEEABLE CIRCUMSTANCES.

WE ARE WORKING ON ORGANISING A SIMILAR GUEST LECTURE IN THE NEAR FUTURE.

THANKS FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING! 

The RESS team of the MOBI research group at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, represented by Dr. Noshin Omar, Prof. Peter Van den Bossche and Prof. Joeri Van Mierlo has the honour to invite you at a guest lecture concerning: 

Rechargeable energy storage systems for hybrid and battery electric vehicles

The lecture will be delivered by Prof. Andrew Burke of the Institute of Transporation Studies, University of California, Davis. It will take place on November 22, 2013, 09:00-12:00 in auditorium 4 of the VUB campus ”Kaai”, Nijverheidskaai 170, Anderlecht.

Everybody is cordially invited to attend this lecture.

About Prof. Burke:

Prof. Burke holds B.S. and M.S. degrees in Applied Mathematics from Carnegie Institute of Technology, a M.A. degree in Aerospace Engineering and a Ph.D. in Aerospace and Mechanical Sciences from Princeton University.Since 1974, his career work has involved many aspects of electric and hybrid vehicle design, analysis, and testing. He was the head systems engineer on the U.S. Department of Energy– funded Hybrid Vehicle (HTV) project while working at the General Electric Research and Development Center in Schenectady, N.Y. While a Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Union College in Schenectady, he continued his work on electric vehicle technology through consulting with the Argonne and Idaho National Engineering (INEL) Laboratories on various DOE electric vehicle and battery programs. Dr. Burke was employed from 1988-1994 at INEL as a principal program specialist in the electric and hybrid vehicle programs. His responsibilities at INEL included modeling and testing of batteries and electric vehicles and the technical management of the DOE ultracapacitor program. Dr. Burke has authored over 100 reports and papers on electric and hybrid vehicles, batteries, and ultracapacitors.Dr. Burke joined the Research Faculty of the Institute of Transportation Studies at UC Davis in July 1994. He has performed research on and taught graduate courses on advanced electric driveline technologies specializing on batteries, ultracapacitors, fuel cells, and hybrid vehicle design, control and simulation.