Power Electronics
Lithium-ion battery# High power battery# High drain battery# Composite separator# Battery design

Ashkan Nahvibayani; Shaghayegh Baktashian; Mohsen Babaiee; Rahim Eqra

Volume 2, Issue 1 , September 2022, , Pages 23-33


  One of the reasons for the increasing popularity of lithium- ion batteries is the improvement of their rate capability and power density. All components of a battery, including the anode, cathode, electrolyte, and separator, can limit the capability of lithium-ion batteries. While most efforts have focused ...  Read More

Electric power
Study the Effect of Acid-heat Pretreatment of Nafion Membrane on the Performance of Multi-cell Stack of Vanadium Redox Flow Battery

Mohammad Zarei-Jelyani; Mohammad Mohsen Loghavi; Mohsen Babaiee; Rahim Eqra; Masood Masoumi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , September 2022, , Pages 64-72


  In recent years, extensive research has been focused on the key materials of vanadium redox flow batteries (VRFBs) to improve the power and energy density. In a VRFB system, the ion-exchange membrane is an important component, because it is used to separate the positive and negative electrolytes and ...  Read More

Power Electronics
Lifetime Improvement Using Task Scheduling in Hard Real-Time Systems Equipped with Environmental Energy Harvester and Hybrid Energy Storage

Mahmoud Hasanloo; Mahdi Kargahi; Shahrokh Jalilian

Volume 1, Issue 1 , September 2021, , Pages 13-24


  In this paper, we investigate the effect of task scheduling on the lifetime of a real- time hard drive system that uses a composite energy tank consisting of a battery, a super capacitor, and a solar energy picker to power supply itself. The lifetime of a system in this document is the moment the system ...  Read More