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Module 3: The Basics of Physics & Power

 

Unit G: Mechanics of Power and Work     

  • Overview    
  • Electrical Energy 
  • Energy and Power Conversion         
  • Energy Efficiency 
  • Mechanical Work 
  • Force
  • Distance     
  • Velocity      
  • Mechanical Work 
  • Torque       
  • Gear Ratio 
  • Power        
  • Range        

Unit H: Turning Electricity Into Motion     

  • Overview    
  • Joule
  • Electron     
  • Voltage      
  • Amperage  
  • Wattage     
  • Conductors & Insulators        
  • Resistance 
  • Electrical Circuit  
  • EV Power   

Unit I: Work, Energy & Power   

  • Overview    
  • Work
  • Energy       
  • Simple Machines  
  • Power        
  • Moving a Vehicle  
  • Storing Power     

Unit J: Energy Storage     

  • Overview    
  • Storing Electrical Power
  • Battery Configuration   
  • Watt Hour  
  • Energy-to-Weight Capacity    
  • Energy-to-Volume
  • Power-to-Weight 
  • Self-Discharge     
  • Cost Comparisons        
  • Pack Voltage Determination    
  • Battery Ventilation and Cooling        
  • Battery Internal Temperature  
  • Top & Bottom Cell Balancing  
  • Battery Isolation  
  • Battery Pack Design Calculations    
  • Battery Pack Weight Distribution     
  • Battery Pack Structural Location & Rack Design
  • Structural Considerations (Automobile)     
  • Structural Considerations (Truck)    
  • Structural Considerations (SUV)      
  • Disconnect Switch        
  • Fusing        
  • Battery Storage Technologies
  • Battery Equalization      
  • Gassing or Boiling        
  • Recycling   
  • Carbon Batteries 
  • Alkaline Batteries 
  • Nickel Cadmium Batteries       
  • Nickel Metal Hydride Batteries
  • Lithium Iodide Batteries
  • Lithium Ion Batteries     
  • Prismatic Batteries        
  • Silver Zinc Batteries      
  • Zinc Air Batteries 
  • Zinc Mercury Batteries

 

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