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FASTSim Publications

These publications provide examples of how FASTSim can be used to evaluate real-world vehicle efficiency, compare powertrains, assess component improvements, or conduct other types of vehicle analyses.

  1. Scenarios for Transitioning Cars from ICEV to BEVs and PHEVs Using Household Level GPS Travel Data
    Authors: Wei Ji and Gil Tal
    Journal: Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment (November 2020)

  2. Range Cost-Effectiveness of Plug-in Electric Vehicle for Heterogeneous Consumers: An Expanded Total Ownership Cost Approach
    Authors: Xu Hao, Zhenhong Lin, Hewu Wang, Shiqi Ou, and Minggao Ouyang
    Journal: Applied Energy (October 2020)

  3. Automotive Lightweight Design: Simulation Modeling of Mass-Related Consumption for Electric Vehicles
    Authors: Francesco Del Pero, Lorenzo Berzi, Andrea Antonacci, and Massimo Delogu
    Journal: Machines (September 2020)

  4. The Impact of Socio-Demographic Characteristics and Driving Behaviors on Fuel Efficiency
    Authors: He Zhang, Jian Sun, and Ye Tian
    Journal: Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment (September 2020)

  5. Estimating Region-Specific Fuel Economy in the United States from Real-World Driving Cycles
    Authors: Brennan Borlaug, Jacob Holden, Eric Wood, Byungho Lee, Justin Fink, Scott Agnew, and Jason Lustbader
    Journal: Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment (September 2020)

  6. Hybrid Electric Drivetrain Testing and Design; Cooperative Research and Development Final Report
    Authors: Jonathan Burton and Riley Abel
    Report: NREL Technical Report (August 2020)

  7. Convolutional Neural Network-Bagged Decision Tree: A Hybrid Approach to Reduce Electric Vehicle's Driver's Range Anxiety by Estimating Energy Consumption in Real Time
    Authors: Shatrughan Modi, Jhilik Bhattacharya, and Prasenjit Basak
    Report: ArXiv Preprint (August 2020)

  8. Influences on Fuel Consumption: The Impact of Driver's Socio-Demographic Characteristics
    Authors: He Zhang, Jian Sun, and Ye Tian
    Conference: 20th COTA International Conference of Transportation Professionals (August 2020)

  9. Techno-Economic Analysis of Implementing Hybrid Electric Utility Vehicles in Municipal Fleets
    Authors: Will Northrop, Darrick Zarling, and Shawn Haag
    Report: Minnesota Department of Transportation (July 2020)

  10. Trends in Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Emissions of Future Light Duty Electric Vehicles
    Authors: Hanjiro Ambrose, Alissa Kendall, Mark Lozano, Sadanan Wachche, and Lew Fulton
    Journal: Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment (April 2020)

  11. RouteE: A Vehicle Energy Consumption Prediction Engine
    Authors: Jacob Holden, Nicholas Reinicke, and Jeff Cappellucci
    Conference: WCX SAE World Congress, SAE Technical Paper 2020-01-0939 (April 2020)
  12. Material Efficiency for Immediate Climate Change Mitigation of Passenger Vehicles
    Authors: Paul Wolfram, Qingshi Tu, Niko Heeren, Stefan Pauliuk, and Edgar Hertwich
    Journal article preprint (March 2020)

  13. Documentation of Part IV of the RECC Model Framework: Open Dynamic Material Systems Model for the Resource Efficiency-Climate Change Nexus (ODYM-RECC), v2.2
    Author: Stefan Pauliuk
    Report: Documentation for the UN IRP Assessment of Resource Efficiency and Climate Change Mitigation for G7, India, and China (January 2020)

  14. Life Cycle Assessment of a Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle with an MS-100 System: A Comparison Between a Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle and a Battery Electric Vehicle
    Authors: Sandra Franz and Anna Liljenroth
    Thesis: Chalmers University of Technology (2020)

  15. Techno-Economic Design of EV Powertrain Based on Customer Perspective
    Authors: Dishanth Vishwanath and Malatesh Godi
    Thesis: Chalmers University of Technology (2020)

  1. Planning Optimization for Inductively Charged On-Demand Automated Electric Shuttles Project at Greenville, South Carolina
    Authors: Ahmed Mohamed,  Lei Zhu, Andrew Meintz, and Eric Wood
    Journal: IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications (December 2019)

  2. Development of E-Help Manual Using Graphical User Interface (GUI) for Battery Management System (BMS) in Electric Vehicle
    Authors: N.H. Mohd Amin, M.R. Ab Ghani, A. Jidin, S. Othman, and Z. Jano
    Journal: Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology (November 2019)

  3. Optimum Planning for Inductively Charged On-Demand Automated Electric Shuttles at Greenville, South Carolina
    Authors: Ahmed Mohamed, Lei Zhu, Andrew Meintz, and Eric Wood
    Conference: IEEE Industry Applications Society Annual Meeting (October 2019)

  4. Instantaneous Fuel Consumption Estimation Using Smartphones
    Authors: Samuel Shaw, Yunfei Hou, Weida Zhong, Qingquan Sun, Tong Guan, and Lu Su
    Conference: IEEE 90th Vehicular Technology Conference (September 2019)

  5. Estimation of Energy Consumption of Electric Vehicles Using Deep Convolutional Neural Network to Reduce Driver's Range Anxiety
    Authors: Shatrughan Modi, Jhilik Bhattacharya, and Prasenjit Basak
    Journal: ISA Transactions (September 2019)

  6. Optimizing the Electric Range of Plug-in Vehicles via Fuel Economy Simulations of Real-World Driving in California
    Authors: Kenneth Laberteaux, Karim Hamza, and John Willard
    Journal: Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment (August 2019)

  7. Impact of Time-Varying Passenger Loading on Conventional and Electrified Transit Bus Energy Consumption
    Authors: Luying Liu, Andrew Kotz, Aditya Salapaka, Eric Miller, and William Northrop
    Journal: Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board (June 2019)

  8. Light-Duty Hydrogen Infrastructure Analysis at NREL
    Authors: Michael Penev, Chad Hunter, Brian Bush, Elizabeth Connelly, and Maggie Mann
    Conference: Green Transportation Summit (May 2019)

  9. Thermal System for Electric Vehicles with Coolant-Based Heat Pump
    Authors: Sourav Chowdhury, Lindsey Leitzel, and Mark Zima
    Journal: ATZ Worldwide (May 2019)

  10. Core Modeling: Maintenance, Tools, Real-World Energy Impact Estimation, and Toyota Prius Prime Validation
    Authors: Phillip Sharer and Aymeric Rousseau
    Report: Energy Efficient Mobility Systems 2018 Annual Progress Report (April 2019)

  11. Energy Analysis and Optimization of Multi-Modal Inter-City Freight Movement
    Authors: Kevin Walkowicz, Yan Zhou, and Victor Walker
    Report: Energy Efficient Mobility Systems 2018 Annual Progress Report (April 2019)

  12. Infrastructure Spatial Sensing at Intersections (LIDAR)
    Authors: Lei Zhu, Stanley Young, and Erik Rask
    Report: Energy Efficient Mobility Systems 2018 Annual Progress Report (April 2019)

  13. Jamaica Urban Transit Company Drive-Cycle Analysis
    Authors: Mark Singer and Caley Johnson
    Report: National Renewable Energy Laboratory (April 2019)

  14. Emerging Modeling and Simulations
    Authors: David Gohlke, Jarod Kelly, and Michael Wang
    Report: Analysis, 2018 Annual Progress Report, Vehicle Technologies Office (April 2019)

  15. Modeling the Effect of Power Consumption in Automated Driving Systems on Vehicle Energy Efficiency for Real-World Driving in California
    Authors: Karim Hamza, John Willard, Kang-Ching Chu, and Kenneth Laberteaux
    Journal: Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board (March 2019)

  16. Alternative Light- and Heavy-Duty Vehicle Fuel Pathway and Powertrain Optimization
    Author: Blake Lane
    Dissertation: University of California, Irvine, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (2019)
  1. Modelling Energy Consumption of Electric Freight Vehicles in Urban Pickup/Delivery Operations: Analysis and Estimation on a Real-World Dataset
    Authors: C. Fiori and V. Marzano
    Journal: Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment (December 2018)

  2. Impact of Battery Performance on Total Cost of Ownership for Electric Drive Vehicle
    Authors: P. Prevedouros and L. Mitropoulos
    Conference: International Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems (November 2018)

  3. Navigation Application Programming Interface Route Fuel Saving Opportunity Assessment on Large-Scale Real-World Travel Data for Conventional Vehicles and Hybrid Electric Vehicles
    Authors: L. Zhu, J. Holden, and J. Gonder
    Journal: Transportation Research Record (October 2018)

  4. Decarbonisation of Urban Freight Transport Using Electric Vehicles and Opportunity Charging
    Authors: T. Teoh, O. Kunze, C. Teo, and Y. Wong
    Journal: Sustainability (September 2018)

  5. A Pareto Trade-Off Analysis of Cost Versus Greenhouse Gas Emissions for a Model of a Mid-Sized Vehicle with Various Powertrains
    Authors: K. Hamza, J. Willard, K. Chu, and K. Laberteaux
    Conference: ASME 2018 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (August 2018)

  6. A Study on Opportune Reduction in Greenhouse Gas Emissions via Adoption of Electric Drive Vehicles in Light-Duty Vehicle Fleets
    Authors: K. Laberteaux and K. Hamza
    Journal: Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment (August 2018)

  7. Microscopic Series Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Energy Consumption Model: Model Development and Validation
    Authors: C. Fioria, K. Ahnb, and H. Rakhac
    Journal: Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment (August 2018)

  8. Future Automotive Systems Technology Simulator (FASTSim) Validation Report
    Authors: J. Gonder, A. Brooker, E. Wood, and M. Moniot
    Report: National Renewable Energy Laboratory (July 2018)

  9. Light-Duty Vehicle Attribute Projections (Years 2015–2030)
    Authors: E. Kontou, M. Melaina, and A. Brooker
    Report: California Energy Commission report prepared by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (July 2018)

  10. Quantifying the Mobility and Energy Benefits of Automated Mobility Districts Using Microscopic Traffic Simulation
    Authors: L. Zhu, V. Garikapati, Y. Chen, Y. Hou, H. Abdul Aziz, and S. Young
    Conference: International Conference on Transportation and Development: Connected and Autonomous Vehicles and Transportation Safety (July 2018)

  11. Modeling and Simulation of Automated Mobility Districts
    Authors: V. Garikapati
    Conference: U.S. Department of Energy Vehicle Technologies Office Annual Merit Review (June 2018)

  12. EVLibSim: A Tool for the Simulation of Electric Vehicles' Charging Stations Using the EVLib Library
    Authors: E. Rigas, S. Karapostolakis, N. Bassiliades, and S. Ramchurn
    Journal: Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory (June 2018)

  13. Total Thermal Management of Battery Electric Vehicles
    Authors: S. Chowdhury, L. Leitzel, M. Zima, M. Santacesaria, G. Titov, J. Lustbader, J. Rugh, J. Winkler, A. Khawaja, and M. Govindarajalu
    Conference: CO2 Reduction for Transportation Systems Conference (June 2018)

  14. Forecasting the Value of Battery Electric Vehicles Compared to Internal Combustion Engine Vehicles: the Influence of Driving Range and Battery Technology
    Authors: J. Woo and C. Magee
    Report: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (May 2018)

  15. Electric Drive Technologies Development
    Author: C. Zhu
    Report: FY 2017 Annual Progress Report, Electric Drive Technologies Development, High-Efficiency High-Density GaN-Based 6.6 kW Bidirectional On-Board Charger for PEVs (May 2018)

  16. A Study on Optimal Powertrain Sizing of Plugin Hybrid Vehicles for Minimizing Criteria Emissions Associated with Cold Starts
    Author: K. Hamza and K. Laberteaux
    Conference: SAE World Congress (April 2018)

  17. Determining Off-Cycle Fuel Economy Benefits of Two-Layer HVAC Technology
    Authors: F. Jehlik, N. Chevers, M. Moniot, and Y. Song
    Technical Paper: SAE International (April 2018)

  18. Cooperative and Integrated Vehicle and Intersection Control for Energy Efficiency (CIVIC-E²)
    Authors: Y. Hou, S. Seliman, E. Wang, J. Gonder, E. Wood, Q. He, A. Sadek, L. Su, and C. Qiao
    Journal: IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems (February 2018)
  19. Modelling the Effect of Driving Events on Electrical Vehicles Energy Consumption Using Inertial Sensors in Smartphones
    Authors: D. Jiménez, S. Hernández, J. Fraile-Ardanuy, J. Serrano, R. Fernández, and F. &Aactue;lvarez
    Journal: Energies (February 2018)
  20. Increasing the Fuel Economy of Connected and Autonomous Lithium-Ion Electrified Vehicles
    Authors: Z. Asher, D. Trinko, and T. Bradley
    Book: Behaviour of Lithium-Ion Batteries in Electric Vehicle (February 2018)
  1. Technology Comparison for Spark Ignition Engines of New Generation
    Authors: M. De Cesare, N. Cavina, and L. Paiano
    Journal: SAE International Journal of Engines (September 2017)
  2. In-Use Energy and CO2 Emissions Impact of a Plug-In Hybrid and Battery Electric Vehicle Based on Real-World Driving
    Authors: Y. Chen, K. Hu, J. Zhao, G. Li, J. Johnson, and J. Zietsman
    Journal: International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology (August 2017)
  3. Green Routing Fuel Saving Opportunity Assessment: A Case Study on California Large-Scale Real-World Travel Data
    Authors: L. Zhu, J. Holden, E. Wood, and J. Gonder
    Conference: IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Symposium (June 2017)
  4. Plug-in Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles: A California Case Study
    Authors: B. Lane, B.  Shaffer, and G. Samuelsen
    Journal: International Journal of Hydrogen Energy (May 2017)
  5. Highlighting the Differential Benefit in Greenhouse Gas Reduction via Adoption of Plug-In Hybrid Vehicles for Different Patterns of Real Driving
    Authors: K. Laberteaux and K. Hamza
    Conference: SAE World Conference (April 2017)
  6. A Study of Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Opportunity in Light-Duty Vehicles by Analyzing Real Driving Patterns
    Authors: K. Laberteaux and K. Hamza 
    Conference: SAE World Conference (April 2017)
  7. On-Road Validation of a Simplified Model for Estimating Real-World Fuel Economy
    Authors: E. Wood, J. Gonder, and F. Jehlik
    Journal: SAE International Journal of Fuels and Lubricants (March 2017)
  8. Modeling Control Strategies and Range Impacts for Electric Vehicle Integrated Thermal Management Systems with MATLAB/Simulink
    Authors: G. Titov and J. Lustbader
    Conference: SAE World Congress (March 2017)
  9. A Computationally Efficient Simulation Model for Estimating Energy Consumption of Electric Vehicles in the Context of Route Planning Applications
    Authors: K. Genikomsakis and G. Mitrentsis
    Journal: Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment (January 2017)
  1. Charging a Renewable Future: The Impact of Electric Vehicle Charging Intelligence on Energy Storage Requirements to Meet Renewable Portfolio Standards
    Authors: K. Forrest, B. Tarroja, L. Zhang, B. Shaffer, and S. Samuelsen
    Journal: Journal of Power Sources (December 2016)
  2. Analysis of Electric Vehicle Powertrain Simulators for Fuel Consumption Calculations
    Authors: K. Davis and J. Hayes
    Conference: International Conference on Electrical Systems for Aircraft, Railway, Ship Propulsion, and Road Vehicles and International Transportation Electrification Conference (November 2016)
  3. Analysis of In-Route Wireless Charging for the Shuttle System at Zion National Park
    Authors: A. Meintz, R. Prohaska, A. Konan, A. Ragatz, T. Markel, and K. Kelly
    Conference: IEEE PELS Workshop on Emerging Technologies: Wireless Power Transfer (October 2016)
  4. The Evaluation of the Impact of New Technologies for Different Powertrain Medium-Duty Trucks on Fuel Consumption
    Authors: L. Wang, A. Duran, K. Kelly, A. Konan, M. Lammert, and R. Prohaska
    Conference: SAE Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress (October 2016)
  5. Aerodynamic Drag Reduction Technologies Testing of Heavy-Duty Vocational Vehicles and a Dry Van Trailer
    Authors: A. Ragatz and M. Thornton
    Report: National Renewable Energy Laboratory (October 2016)
  6. Regression Based Emission Models for Vehicle Contribution to Climate Change
    Authors: A. Pijoan, I. Oribe-Garcia, O. Kamara-Esteban, K. Genikomsakis, C. Borges, and A. Alonso-Vicario
    Conference: Transport Systems, Theory and Practice (September 2016)
  7. A Cluster Analysis Study of Opportune Adoption of Electric Drive Vehicles for Better Greenhouse Gas Reduction
    Authors: K. Hamza and K. Laberteaux
    Conference: ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference (August 2016)
  8. Optimal Design and Techno-Economic Analysis of a Hybrid Solar Vehicle: Incorporating Solar Energy as an On-Board Fuel Toward Future Mobility
    Authors: M. Abdelhamid, I. Haque, R. Singh, S. Pilla, and Z. Filipi
    Conference: ASME International Conference on Advanced Vehicle Technologies (August 2016)
  9. Assessing the Stationary Energy Storage Equivalency of Vehicle-to-Grid Charging Battery Electric Vehicles
    Authors: B. Tarroja, L. Zhang, V. Wifvat, B. Shaffer, and S. Samuelsen
    Journal: Energy (July 2016)
  10. An Opportunistic Wireless Charging System Design for an On-Demand Shuttle Service
    Authors: K. Doubleday, A. Meintz, and T. Markel
    Conference: IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo (June 2016)
  11. A Review of Computer Tools for Modeling Electric Vehicle Energy Requirements and Their Impact on Power Distribution Networks
    Authors: K. Mahmud and G. Town
    Journal: Applied Energy (June 2016)
  12. Impacts of Adding Photovoltaic Solar System On-Board to Internal Combustion Engine Vehicles Toward Meeting 2025 Fuel Economy CAFE Standards
    Authors: M. Abdelhamid, I. Haque, S. Pilla, Z. Filipi, and R. Singh
    Journal: SAE International Journal of Alternative Powertrains (April 2016)
  13. An Energy Reallocation Model for Estimation of Equivalent Greenhouse Gas Emissions of Various Charging Behaviors of Plugin Hybrid Electric Vehicles
    Authors: K. Hamza and K. Laberteaux
    Journal: SAE International Journal of Alternative Powertrains (April 2016)
  14. Methodology to Evaluate the Operational Suitability of Electromobility Systems for Urban Logistics Operations
    Authors: T. Teoh, O. Kunze, and C. Teo
    Journal: Transportation Research Procedia (February 2016)
  15. Assessing the Energy Impact of Traffic Management and Vehicle Hybridisation
    Authors: D. Karbowski, N. Kim, J. Auld, and V. Sokolov
    Journal: International Journal of Complexity in Applied Science and Technology (2016)
  16. Design and Evaluation of Cyber Transportation Systems
    Author: Y. Hou
    Dissertation: State University of New York at Buffalo (2016)
  1. Impact of Powertrain Electrification, Vehicle Size Reduction, and Lightweight Materials Substitution on Energy Use, CO2 Emissions, and Cost of a Passenger Light-Duty Vehicle Fleet
    Authors: J. Palencia, T. Sakamaki, M. Araki, and S. Shiga
    Journal: Energy (December 2015)
  2. A Cost Effectiveness Analysis of Quasi-Static Wireless Power Transfer for Plug-In Hybrid Electric Transit Buses
    Authors: L. Wang, J. Gonder, E. Burton, A. Brooker, A. Meintz, and A. Konan
    Conference: IEEE Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference (October 2015)
  3. Evaluating the Impact of Road Grade on Simulated Commercial Vehicle Fuel Economy Using Real-World Drive Cycles
    Authors: S. Lopp, E. Wood, and A. Duran
    Conference: SAE Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress (October 2015)
  4. Modeling Heavy/Medium-Duty Fuel Consumption Based on Drive Cycle Properties
    Authors: L. Wang, A. Duran, J. Gonder, and K. Kelly
    Conference: SAE Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress (October 2015)
  5. Suitability of Synthetic Driving Profiles from Traffic Micro-Simulation for Real-World Energy Analysis
    Authors: Y. Hou, E. Wood, E. Burton, and J. Gonder
    Conference: ITS World Congress (October 2015)
  6. Quantitative Effects of Vehicle Parameters on Fuel Consumption for Heavy-Duty Vehicle
    Authors: L. Wang, K. Kelly, K. Walkowicz, and A. Duran
    Conference: SAE Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress (October 2015)
  7. Electric Vehicle Cost, Emissions, and Water Footprint in the United States: Development of a Regional Optimization Model
    Authors: M. Noori, S. Gardner, and O. Tatari
    Journal: Energy (September 2015)
  8. Assessment of Alternative Fuel and Powertrain Transit Bus Options Using Real-World Operations Data: Life-Cycle Fuel and Emissions Modeling
    Authors: Y. Xu, F. Gbologah, D. Lee, H. Liu, M. Rodgers, and R.Guensler
    Journal: Applied Energy (September 2015)
  9. Thru-Life Impacts of Driver Aggression, Climate, Cabin Thermal Management, and Battery Thermal Management on Battery Electric Vehicle Utility
    Authors: J. Neubauer and E. Wood
    Journal: Journal of Power Sources (August 2015)
  10. The Importance of Grid Integration for Achievable Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reductions from Alternative Vehicle Technologies
    Authors: B. Tarroja, B. Shaffer, and S. Samuelsen
    Journal: Energy (July 2015)
  11. ADOPT: A Historically Validated Light-Duty Vehicle Consumer Choice Model
    Authors: A. Brooker, J. Gonder, S. Lopp, and J. Ward
    Conference: SAE World Congress and Exhibition (April 2015)
  12. Combined Fluid Loop Thermal Management for Electric Drive Vehicle Range Improvement
    Author: D. Leighton
    Conference: SAE World Congress (April 2015)
  13. Simulated Real-World Energy Impacts of a Thermally Sensitive Powertrain Considering Viscous Losses and Enrichment
    Authors: F. Jehlik, E. Wood, J, Gonder, and S. Lopp
    Journal: SAE International Journal of Materials and Manufacturing (April 2015)
  14. Will Your Battery Survive a World with Fast Chargers?
    Authors: J. Neubauer and E. Wood
    Conference: SAE World Congress (April 2015)
  15. Measuring the Benefits of Public Chargers and Improving Infrastructure Deployments Using Advanced Simulation Tools
    Authors: E. Wood, J. Neubauer, and E. Burton
    Conference: SAE World Congress (April 2015)
  16. Quantifying the Effect of Fast Charger Deployments on Electric Vehicle Utility and Travel Patterns via Advanced Simulation
    Authors: E. Wood, J. Neubauer, and E. Burton
    Conference: SAE World Congress (April 2015)
  17. Combining Agent-Based Modeling and Life Cycle Assessment for the Evaluation of Mobility Policies
    Authors: Q. Florent and B. Enrico
    Journal: Environmental Science & Technology (January 2015)
  1. Updating United States Advanced Battery Consortium and Department of Energy Battery Technology Targets for Battery Electric Vehicles
    Authors: J. Neubauer, A. Pesaran, C. Bae, R. Elder, B. Cunningham
    Journal: Journal of Power Sources (December 2014)
  2. Optimization of Fuel Economy of Hybrid Electric Vehicles Using Set Based Dynamic Programming
    Authors: N. Ramaswamy and N. Sadegh
    Conference: ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference (October 2014)
  3. Contribution of Road Grade to the Energy Use of Modern Automobiles Across Large Datasets of Real-World Drive Cycles
    Authors: E. Wood, E. Burton, A. Duran, and J. Gonder
    Conference: SAE World Congress (April 2014)
  1. Overcoming the Range Limitation of Medium-Duty Battery Electric Vehicles Through the Use of Hydrogen Fuel Cells
    Authors: E. Wood, L. Wang, J. Gonder, and M. Ulsh
    Journal: SAE International Journal of Commercial Vehicles (September 2013)
  2. Sensitivity of Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle Economics to Drive Patterns, Electric Range, Energy Management, and Charge Strategies
    Authors: J. Neubauer, A. Brooker, and E. Wood
    Journal: Journal of Power Sources (August 2013)
  3. Assessing the Battery Cost at Which Plug-In Hybrid Medium-Duty Parcel Delivery Vehicles Become Cost-Effective
    Authors: L. Ramroth, J. Gonder, and A. Brooker
    Conference: SAE World Congress (April 2013)
  4. Lightweighting Impacts on Fuel Economy, Cost, and Component Losses
    Authors: A. Brooker, J. Ward, and L. Wang
    Conference: SAE World Congress (April 2013)
  1. Sensitivity of Battery Electric Vehicle Economics to Drive Patterns, Vehicle Range, and Charge Strategies
    Authors: J. Neubauer, A. Brooker, and E. Wood
    Journal: Journal of Power Sources (July 2012)
  2. Variability of Battery Wear in Light-Duty Plug-In Electric Vehicles Subject to Ambient Temperature, Battery Size, and Consumer Usage
    Authors: E. Wood, J. Neubauer, A. Brooker, J. Gonder, and K. Smith
    Conference: International Battery, Hybrid, and Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle Symposium 26 (May 2012)
  3. Quantifying Uncertainty in Vehicle Simulation Studies
    Authors: B. Geller and T. Bradley
    Journal: SAE International Journal of Passenger Cars – Mechanical Systems (April 2012)
  4. Technology Improvement Pathways to Cost-Effective Vehicle Electrification
    Authors: A. Brooker, M. Thornton, and J. Rugh
    Conference: SAE World Congress (February 2010)

For a detailed description of FASTSim, refer to this technical paper—FASTSim: A Model to Estimate Vehicle Efficiency, Cost, and Performance. For an overview, refer to the FASTSim fact sheet.