Accession Number:

ADA535762

Title:

U.S. Army's Ground Vehicle Energy Storage R&D Programs and Goals

Descriptive Note:

Briefing charts

Corporate Author:

ARMY TANK AUTOMOTIVE RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING CENTER WARREN MI

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2010-11-17

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

OVERVIEW Energy Storage Goals and Mission DOD Power and Energy Requirements DOD Energy Storage RD Challenges Vehicle Applications and Approach Army Ground Vehicle Energy Storage RD Programs Roadmap Functional Breakdown Highlighted RD Programs and Projects Summary. Energy Storage Goals Develop safe, reliable and cost effective energy storage systems Reduce battery weight and volume burden Increase Energy and Power Density Reduce logistics and fuel burdens Enhance performance, extend calendar and cycle life Energy Storage Mission Develop and mature advanced ES technologies for transfer to vehicle platforms Test and evaluate ES technologies for prequalification and to assess TRL Technology Readiness Level. Identify technology barriers and develop technical solutions Be recognized as the team of experts in ES components and systems Provide technical support to customers, other teams and government agencies for all ES requirements Provide cradle-to-grave support for all Army ES systems

Subject Categories:

  • Energy Storage
  • Combat Vehicles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE