There are six technical tracks for regular papers:

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Technical Track 1: ADVANCED VEHICLES
Chairs
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John ECONOMOU, Cranfield University (UK) and Sébastien DELPRAT, University of Valenciennes (France) / MEGEVH
This topic includes: advanced land, sea, air, and space vehicles, electric and hybrid electric vehicles, lightly hybridized vehicles, diesel hybrid vehicles, hybrid sport utility vehicles, more electric vehicles, fuel cell vehicles, fuel cell hybrid vehicles, military vehicles, multi-wheeled vehicles, heavy-duty vehicles, off-road vehicles, rail vehicles.

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Technical Track 2: ENERGY STORAGE COMPONENTS / SYSTEMS
Chairs
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Babak FAHIMI, University of Texas Arlington (USA) and Marie-Cécile PERA, University of Franche-Comté (France) / MEGEVH
This topic includes: battery technology, advanced battery and management systems, charge/discharge units, new capacitor technology, ultra-capacitors, flywheels, hybrid energy storage systems, auxiliary power units.

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Technical Track 3:
MODELING, ANALYSIS, DYNAMICS AND CONTROL
Chairs: Walter LHOMME, University of Lille / MEGEVH (France), Stéphane CAUX, INP Toulouse (France) and Chris MI, University of Michigan (USA)
This topic includes: Modeling, simulation, analysis, design, dynamics, stability, and control of vehicular systems/components, CAD/CAE, on-board power management, well-to-wheels and tank-to-wheels analysis, load control, control systems, hybrid control strategies, thermal analysis and management, packaging, educational approaches.

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Technical Track 4: VEHICULAR ELECTRIC POWER SYSTEMS AND LOADS
Chairs:
Mehrdad (Mark) EHSANI, Texas A&M University (USA) and Nadir IDIR, University of Lille (France)
This topic includes: power system architectures, power management and distribution, 42V PowerNet, higher voltage power systems, military vehicular power systems and loads, harmonics and power quality, conventional vehicle electrical loads, advanced vehicle electrical loads, drive-by-wire, brake-by-wire, X-by-wire, electric power steering, active suspension, automatic cruise controls, engine electrical controls, remote sensing and fault tolerance, wireless sensors and controls.

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Technical Track 5:
VEHICULAR ELECTRONICS
Chairs:
Chunbo ZHU, Harbin Institute of Technology (China) and Emmanuel VINOT, INRETS / MEGEVH (France)
This topic includes: active and passive safety systems, X-by wire technology, vehicular sensor, sensor network, embedded operation system, electro magnetic compatibility, vehicular signal processing, micro-electromechanical systems, vehicle/engine control, driver assistance driving systems, adaptive cruise control systems, diagnostics on line, virtual/digital system.

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Technical Track 6: VEHICULAR POWER ELECTRONICS AND MOTOR DRIVES
Chairs
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Ali EMADI, Illinois Institute of Technology (USA) and Claude MARCHAND, Laboratory of Electrical Engineering of Paris (France)
This topic includes: converters, rectifiers, inverters, power electronic systems, electric machines, motor drives, motion control, applications in land, air, space, sea, and undersea vehicles, power semiconductors, EMI/EMC, starters, generators, integrated starter/alternators, novel power modules, auxiliary motor drives, drive trains.