Brad Brodie, Manager of Thermal Systems and Research and Development for DENSO International America, Inc, will present DENSO’s thermal battery management R&D efforts at the Department of Energy’s (DOE) U.S. Drive event on June 28, 2012. Furthermore, Brodie will discuss the how the company is using the DOE grant funding it received for stand alone battery thermal management research.
U.S. DRIVE is the DOE’s Driving Research and Innovation for Vehicle efficiency and Energy sustainability forum. It is a non-binding and voluntary government-industry partnership focused on advanced automotive and related infrastructure technology R&D. Specifically, the Partnership is a forum for pre-competitive technical information exchange among partners to discuss R&D needs, develop joint goals and technology roadmaps, and evaluate R&D progress for a broad range of technical areas.