Publications

Analysis of advanced battery-electric long haul trucks: batteries, performance, and economics

by Andrew Burke and Lewis Fulton

August 2019

A Comparison of Zero-Emission Highway Trucking Technologies

by Hengbing Hao, Qian Wang, Lewis Fulton, Miguel Jaller and Andrew Burke

October 2018

The Prospects for Hydrogen in the Future Energy System

By Joan Ogden
March 2018

Biofuel Tracker: Capacity for Low Carbon Fuel Policies- Assessment through 2018

By Julie Witcover and Robert B Williams
January 2018

An Overview of Costs for Vehicle Components, Fuels, Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Total Cost of Ownership – Update 2017

By Michael Fries et al. 
December, 2017

Optimization of Hybrid Electric Drive System Components in Long-Haul Vehicles for Evaluation of Customer Requirements

By Michael Fries, S Wolff, L Horlbeck, M Kerler, M Lienkamp, A. Burke and L. Fulton
December, 2017

Natural Gas as a Bridge to Hydrogen Transportation Fuel, Insights From The Literature

By Joan Ogden, Amy Jaffe, Daniel Scheitrum, Zane McDonald,  and Marshall Miller
December 1, 2017

Truck Choice Modeling: Understanding California’s Transition to Zero-Emission Vehicle Trucks Taking into Account Truck Technologies, Costs, and Fleet Decision Behavior

By Lew Fulton, Marshall Miller, and Qian Wang
November, 2017

Geospatial, Temporal and Economic Analysis of Alternative Fuel Infrastructure: The Case of Freight and U.S. Natural Gas Markets

by Yueyue Fan, Allen Lee, Nathan Parker, Daniel Scheitrum, Amy Myers Jaffe, Rosa Dominguez-Faus, and Kenneth Medlock III

November, 2017

Fuel Economy Analysis of Medium/Heavy-duty Trucks – 2015-2050

By Andrew Burke and Hengbing Zhao

October 9 – 11, 2017

Cycle Life of Lithium-ion Batteries in Combination with Supercapacitors: The effect of load-leveling (ARTICLE)

Cycle life testing of 18650 Li-ion cells with pulsed charge/discharge profiles (POSTER)

By Andy Burke and Jingyuan Zhao
October 9-11, 2017

Aspects of Thermal Management of Lithium Batteries in PHEVs Using Supercapacitors

By Andy Burke and Hengbing Zhao
October 9-11, 2017

Considerations in the use of supercapacitors in combination with batteries in vehicle applications (POSTER)

By Andy Burke and Hengbing Zhao
October 9-11, 2017

Renewable Natural Gas Provides Viable Commercial Pathway for Sustainable Freight (POLICY BRIEF)

By Amy Jaffe, Rosa Dominguez-Faus and Austin Brown
September 2017

California low carbon fuel policies and natural gas fueling infrastructure: Synergies and challenges to expanding the use of RNG in transportation. 

By Daniel Scheitrum, Amy Myers Jaffe, Rosa Dominguez-Faus, and Nathan Parker

August, 2017

Propulsion Systems for 21st Century Rail

By Raphael Isaac and Lew Fulton 
July, 2017

What Can Transport Deliver? Contrasting Scenario Pathways with New Technology Penetration

By Shigeki Kobayashi, Lewis Fulton, and Maria Figueroa.
June, 2017

Can We Reach 100 Million Electric Vehicles World Wide by 2030?

By Lew Fulton, Alan Jenn and Gil Tal 

May 17, 2017

Three Revolutions in Urban Transportation

By Lew Fulton – UC Davis, Jacob Mason – ITDP, Dominique Meroux – UC Davis
May 3, 2017

The Potential to Build Current Natural Gas Infrastructure to Accommodate the Future Conversion to Near-Zero Transportation Technology

By Amy Myers Jaffe, Rosa Dominguez-Faus, Joan Ogden, Nathan C. Parker, Daniel Scheitrum, Zane McDonald, Yueyue Fan, Tom Durbin, George Karavalakis, Justin Wilcock, Marshall Miller, Christopher Yang
March 2017

What Affects Millennials’ Mobility? PART II: The Impact of Residential Location, Individual Preferences and Lifestyles on Young Adults’ Travel Behavior in California

By Giovanni Circella, Farzad Alemi, Kate Tiedeman, Rosaria Berliner, Youngsung Lee, Lew Fulton, Patricia Mokhtarian and Susan Handy
March 2017

2016

STEPS White Paper: Exploring the Role of Natural Gas in U.S. Trucking (Revised Version)

By Amy Myers Jaffe, Rosa Dominguez-Faus, Allen Lee, Kenneth Medlock, Nathan Parker, Daniel Scheitrum, Andrew Burke, Hengbing Zhao and Yueyue Fan
2016

Supercapacitors in Micro- and Mild Hybrids with Lithium Titanate Oxide Batteries: Vehicle Simulations and Laboratory Tests

By Hengbing Zhao and Andrew Burke

December, 2015

Modelling and Analysis of Plug-in Series-Parallel Hybrid Medium-Duty Vehicles

By Hengbing Zhao and Andrew Burke
December, 2015

Evaluation of a PV Powered EV Charging Station and its Buffer Battery

By Hengbing Zhao and Andrew Burke
December, 2015

Three routes forward for biofuels: Incremental, leapfrog, and transitional

By Geoff M. Morrison, Julie Witcover, Nathan C. Parker, Lew Fulton
October 24, 2015

The need for biofuels as part of a low carbon energy future

By Lewis M. Fulton, Lee R. Lynd, Alexander Körner, Nathanael Greene and Luke R. Tonachel
June 22, 2015

Analytic Tool to Support the Implementation of Electric Vehicle Programs

By Andrew Burke, Gustavo O. Collantes, Marshall Miller, Hengbing Zhao 
April, 2015

Applications of Supercapacitors in Electric and Hybrid Vehicles

By Andrew Burke and Hengbing Zhao 
April, 2015

The CARBON INTENSITY of NGV C8 TRUCKS

By Rosa Dominguez-Faus
March 2, 2015

Large urban freight traffic generators: Opportunities for city logistics initiatives

By Miguel Jaller, Xiaokun (Cara) Wang
2015