Electric Vehicle Powertrain Test Solutions

Modular EV Test Solutions for Powertrain Testing

NHR is a leading provider electric powertrain test solutions for the electric vehicle and transportation industry. The best choice for EV powertrain testing is NHR’s next-generation battery emulator. Our battery emulators have been at the forefront of the EV industry and play a critical role in the testing and validation of EV powertrain systems including the motor and drivetrain. Our customers include leading OEMs, Tier 1, 2, 3 suppliers and manufacturers, universities, research facilities, and testing labs, worldwide.

NHR’s 9200/9300 Battery Pack Test Systems deliver the power, precision and flexibility needed to meet or exceed your test solution needs.

Key Features:

  • Flexibility to address changing voltage needs
  • Scalability to address future power levels
  • Programmable series resistance with low capacitance to simulate a battery in real-world conditions
  • Faster response times than DC power supplies
  • Reduced energy costs

Contact NHR for EV Powertrain testing consultation or product information. Our application experts can help you identify the right test solutions and set up.

EV Powertrain Test Solutions - NH Research (NHR)

“Our engineering value to customers is the ability to benchmark an entire vehicle from the component to the system level. The NHR advantage for us is the scalability and flexible configuration. It’s not an engineered solution; it’s a COTS solution that allows for more use cases and makes a stronger business case to purchase. When you factor in the value and excellent support from the company, it’s an easy choice. We use the 9300 Series for testing our powertrain application.”

- E-mobility Subject Matter Expert, Electric Vehicles Industry

Improve Control in Electric Powertrain Testing

Next generation battery emulation and DC Bus emulation provides a bi-directional approach for testing the electric powertrain. NHR’s battery emulator sinks and sources power to maintain voltage regulation, accepts back EMF which prevents safety hazards, and has isolated input and output paths to eliminate single points of failure. NHR battery emulation approach provides high performance testing for a wide range of powertrain test approaches. Contact our application experts for a consultation.

Common EV Powertrain Test Approaches

Single-ended DC Bus

Common DC Bus

Isolated DC Bus

Next Generation Electric Powertrain Test Solutions Webinar

In this webinar, learn about:

  • Key Industry Trends, Challenges & Opportunities
  • Electric Powertrain Test Solutions & Modern Test Approaches
  • Battery Emulation Differentiators - What to Look for in a Battery Emulator

EV Powertrain Testing Challenges and Solutions Application Note

In this application note, we will review several different testbed approaches to supply the electrical power controls. We’ll also look at the advantages of modern battery emulators for testing new electric vehicle propulsion subsystems.

EV Powertrain Testing Solutions

Battery Emulators for Simulating EV Batteries

NHR’s 9300/9200 Battery Emulators are ideal for testing the electric powertrain. Unlike other battery simulators or bidirectional power supplies, NHR’s next generation battery emulators are specifically designed to emulate a battery’s characteristics to provide real world performance. Its robust topology provides the capability to emulate real-world conditions over a traditional battery simulator. Learn why our battery emulators differ from others on the market.

EV Battery Test Solutions - NH Research (NHR)

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