EngD: Automotive Thermal Management

This studentship focuses on investigating future battery markets and the need for thermal management (cooling & heating) of battery systems. The work-plan includes assessment of market potential of alternative cell, module and pack construction and assessing market potential of a module assembly technology based around the Tier 1 supplier’s core manufacturing competency. The studentship will explore the characteristics and development of suitable solutions for a Battery Thermal Management product.

The successful candidate will be involved in: defining needs, concept development, value engineering, solution simulation, design prototyping and testing of battery cooling approaches.

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