Electric vehicles: Network modelling and future research needs
Nikhil Sundram, Swapnil Namekar
Electric vehicles, Network modelling, Traffic assignment problem, Vehicle routing problem, Charging facility location problem
The objective of this review paper is to review the concept of electric vehicles and their network modelling approaches and future research needs .Electric vehicles are an effective solution for reducing of greenhouse gas emissions and pollutions present in our surroundings. As we all know demand of electric vehicles is much more but still electric vehicles are evolving and limited. This review paper first deals with the concept of electric vehicles, market share their characterstics and charging facilities. Then after study about traffic assignment problems and problems related to charging of electric vehicles. Moreover these vehicles are noiseless, pollution free and less maintenance.