342-0959/02 – Advanced and Hybrid Drives of Vehicles (PaHPV)

Gurantor departmentInstitute of TransportCredits10
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Branislav Šarkan, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Branislav Šarkan, Ph.D.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory type B
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
SAR0089 doc. Ing. Branislav Šarkan, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 25+0
Part-time Examination 25+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of the subject is to master the latest trends and knowledge in the field of energy efficiency, fuel consumption and modeling of hybrid systems.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations
Project work
Other activities


JStudent of doctoral study within the subject will extend the knowledge in the field of hybrid vehicles drives. These include fuel consumption, the energy balance of vehicle, the properties of energy accumulators, the hybrid drive architecture. Part of the study is modeling of hybrid drives and their properties and prediction of energy efficiency.

Compulsory literature:

Wang, L., Pereira, N., Hung, Y., Advanced Air and Noise Pollution Control, Human press, 2005, eISBN 1-59259-779-3. Ehsani, M., Gao, Y., Emadi, A., Modern electric, hybrid electric and fuel cell vehicles, CRC Press Taylor and Francis Group, 2010, ISBN 978 1 4200 5398 2. Naunheimer, H., Bertsche, B., Ryborz, J., Novak, W., Automotive Transmissions Fundamentals, Selection, Design and Application, Springer, 2011, ISBN 978-3-642-162138. Zhao, F., Lai, M., Harrington, D., Automotive spark-ignited direct-injection gasoline engines, Pergamon, Elsevier Science Ltd, 1999, ISBN: 0-08 043676-5. Crolla, D. A., Automotive Engineering - Powertrain, Chassis System and Vehicle Body, Elsevier Burlington, 2009, ISBN 978-1-85617-577-7. Kiencke, U., Nielsen, L., Automotive Control Systems For Engine, Driveline, and Vehicle, Springer, 2005, ISBN 3-540-23139-0. Foale, T., Motorcycle Handling and Chassis Design, Tony Foale designs,2002, ISBN 9788493328610. Janicki, J., Schienenfahrzeugtechnik, Bahn FachverlagGmbH Berlin, 2013, ISBN 978-3-943214-07-9.

Recommended literature:

Spiryagin, M., Cole, C., Sun, Y., McClanachan, M., McSweeney, T., Design and Simulation of Rail Vehicles, CRC Press, 1st Edition, 2013, ISBN 978-1466575660.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Oral examination.


Other requirements

Semestral project on the defined topic and its presentation before examiner.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Fuel consumption 2. Noise polution 3. Vehicle energy energy analysis 4. Principles of energy storage 5. Power and sources for electric hybrid drives 6. Hybrid drives with mechanical power divider 7. Hybrid drives with an electric power divider 8. Solution of parallel, serial and combined serial-parallel hybrid vehicle propulsion 9. Electric and mechanical drive co-operation 10. Multi-engine vehicle solutions 11. Prediction and measurement of the efficiency of hybrid drives 12. Modeling of hybrid and electric drives 13. Emissionless mobility

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
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Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2021/2022 (P1041D040005) Transport Systems K English Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2021/2022 (P1041D040005) Transport Systems P English Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2020/2021 (P1041D040005) Transport Systems K English Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2020/2021 (P1041D040005) Transport Systems P English Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan

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