|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||180/065.1; 180/065.2; 123/003|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 7 인용 특허 : 27|
A hybrid vehicle having a hydrogen powered internal combustion engine employing a cylinder deactivation strategy during idle or light load conditions. A continuous stream of air is supplied to the hydrogen internal combustion engine. A control system responsive to engine speed and accelerator pedal position calculates a specific amount of hydrogen to inject into the continuous air stream. The resulting stream is combusted in the engine to provide power to the vehicle. During idling or light load conditions, the hydrogen supply to one or more cylinders ma...
1. A hybrid electric vehicle comprising:a throttleless hydrogen powered internal combustion engine including one or more cylinders supplied with one or more unthrottled air streams, said one or more unthrottled air streams being supplied with hydrogen prior to entering said one or more cylinders;an electric motor supplementing said hydrogen internal combustion engine;a rechargeable battery for powering said electric motor; anda metal hydride hydrogen storage unit in gaseous communication with said one or more unthrottled air streams, said metal hydride h...