An Equivalent Circuit Model for a Nickel-Metal Hydride Battery
Application ID: 68301
A simple equivalent circuit model approach is presented for Nickel metal hydride batteries. The 0D model consists of resistor, capacitor, current source and state-of-charge based voltage source (SOC). An Arrhenius type dependence is used to account for self-discharge. All model parameters are either constants or function of SOC. A time dependent study for a charge discharge cycle for various C-rates is presented.
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