EVS36 — 36th Electric Vehicle Symposium & Exposition
Dialogue Sessions

Dialogue with the Experts - Session B - Screen 04

Tuesday, June 13, 2023

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Hall C

2:00 pm-2:15 pm

Fire safety in e-Mobility

Subra Narayan
United States

Dr. Subra Narayan is currently Senior Technical Business Development Manager for Flame Retardants at Clariant Corporation in North America. Prior to joining Clariant, he worked at Chemtura Corporation and Chemir Labs in R&D, Applications Development and Global Technical Service functions. Subra received his Bachelor’s degrees in Chemistry and Technology of Plastics, both from the University of Mumbai and his Ph.D in Polymer Science from the University of Missouri-Rolla. He has thirty years of experience working with polymeric materials, processing techniques and materials characterization, and has several journal publications and patents.

2:20 pm-2:35 pm

Development of electric commercial vehicle torque monitoring system for functional safety

Jinho Jang
Hyundai KEFICO
South Korea

Jinho Jang is a research engineer at Hyundai KEFICO. He holds a M.Sc degree in Automotive Electronic Control Engineering, obtained at Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea. His research topics include control engineering and application/basic software development for electrified vehicle control. Currently, he is involved in a functional safety development project for electric commercial vehicles.

2:40 pm-2:55 pm

A review of the electric vehicle use as a electricity supplier in a disaster in Japan

Hideki Kato
Toyota Transportation Research Institute

Dr. Hideki Kato is a Principal Research Engineer at Toyota Transportation Research Institute (TTRI). He received the B., M. and D. engineering degrees from Hokkaido University. He joined TTRI in 2011 after around five-year experiences in NIES. His principal areas are environmental engineering, automotive engineering and traffic engineering. Currently, his concerns widely range from the use of electric vehicles to countermeasures against traffic accidents.

3:00 pm-3:15 pm

Reducing the environment impact of large battery systems with electric road systems

Anna Wilkens
Innovation Skåne

Anna Wilkens is innovation manager and responsible for communications at EVolution Road. She has been involved in the project from start in 2019, during the different phases of tests, demonstration, development and evaluation of the electric road technology. tested in the project. In addition to the electric road project, she is involved in mobility projects focusing on mobility innovations, projects where stakeholders from the industry, academia, and public sector aim to find sustainable solutions to future mobility. Anna started her professional career in communications some 25 years ago and has a degree in communications from the University of Lund, Sweden.