Co-authored by: Feng Zhou, Shailesh N. Joshi, Ercan M. Dede Electronics Research Department, Toyota Research Institute of North America, 1555 Woodridge Ave., Ann Arbor, MI 48105, US INTRODUCTION In 2012, vehicle fuel-efficiency standards were announced that require all US cars and light trucks to reach 54.5 miles per gallon on average by model year 2025. As a result, … [Read more...]
About the Author
Feng Zhou received his Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from the University of California, Los Angeles. Currently, he is a Senior Scientist in the Electronics Research Department at the Toyota Research Institute of North America. His research interests include advanced cooling and heat spreading solutions, MEMS fabrication, vehicle waste heat recovery and integrated motor drive solution. He holds 4 issued US patents and over 20 pending patents. He has published 14 articles in archival journals and more than 20 articles in conference proceedings. He received R&D 100 Awards for the development of next-generation power electronics for electrified vehicles.