Performance evaluation of electric bicycles

  title={Performance evaluation of electric bicycles},
  author={A. M{\"u}tze and Y. C. Tan},
  journal={Fourtieth IAS Annual Meeting. Conference Record of the 2005 Industry Applications Conference, 2005.},
  pages={2865-2872 Vol. 4}
  • A. Mütze, Y.C. Tan
  • Published 2005 in
    Fourtieth IAS Annual Meeting. Conference Record…
Electric motor powered bicycles (short: "electric bicycles") have been making their way into the U.S. market for about two decades. Such electric bicycles can be used for a large variety of purposes. This paper gives a systematic, comprehensive, theoretically and experimentally based characterization of electric bicycles, and reports on the different performance requirements. Thereby, the needs and challenges in designing electric bicycles with improved overall performance are identified. For… CONTINUE READING