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New publication: Hybrid Energy Storage System based on Li-ion and Li-S Battery Modules and GaN-based DC-DC Converter

September 30th, 2021|Comments Off on New publication: Hybrid Energy Storage System based on Li-ion and Li-S Battery Modules and GaN-based DC-DC Converter

Lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries are still the best technology to power the Electric Vehicle (EV), due to their high power and energy density. However, the use of these batteries can be limited in cars with [...]

New publication: State of Health Estimation of Lithium-Ion Batteries Based on Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy and Backpropagation Neural Network

September 18th, 2021|Comments Off on New publication: State of Health Estimation of Lithium-Ion Batteries Based on Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy and Backpropagation Neural Network

The global electric vehicle (EV) is expanding enormously, foreseeing a 17.4% increase in compound annual growth rate (CAGR) by the end of 2027. The lithium-ion battery is considered as the most widely used battery [...]

GHOST at EVS34

June 30th, 2021|Comments Off on GHOST at EVS34

GHOST project partner VUB presented promising results from the project at the hybrid 34th International Electric Vehicle Exhibition & Symposium (EVS34) on June 25-28 2021. Paper abstract: The global electric vehicle (EV) is [...]

Development of a dual cell Li-Ion and Li-S battery concept

June 22nd, 2021|Comments Off on Development of a dual cell Li-Ion and Li-S battery concept

A Dual Battery System has been developed and experimentally tested, in order to achieve high specific energy and power capability. DBS prototype is composed of i) a Lithium-Titanate-Oxide battery to ensure high power capabilities, [...]

GHOST at SETAC Europe 2021

June 1st, 2021|Comments Off on GHOST at SETAC Europe 2021

GHOST project partner VUB presented promising results from the project on 'The Second Life of an Electric Vehicle Battery Designed for Dismantling in a Stationary Storage System' at the virtual SETAC EUROPE 31st annual [...]

Online 6th General Assembly

April 23rd, 2021|Comments Off on Online 6th General Assembly

On the 21st of April 2021, the GHOST Consortium held its 6th General Assembly meeting. Due to Covid-19 restrictive measures, the meeting was held exclusively online. The agenda focused on the progress of the activities [...]