Tony Smith is a Battery Management Engineering Consultant he has been responsible for the design, integration and test of high voltage batteries for the automotive industry. For over ten years Tony has worked for a number of high profile battery manufacturers within the UK and global markets.
The presentation will cover a brief overview of batteries, what they are, types of batteries, lead acid, nickel cadmium and lithium ion batteries.
Understand how lithium ion batteries are built up from cells into battery packs.
A look at battery management systems (BMS) and an overview of how batteries fail and the likely cause of Lithium ion battery failures and fires.