Changfu Zou

Assistant Professor at Chalmers, Electrical Engineering, Systems and control, Automatic Control

Changfu Zou is an Assistant Professor in the automatic control research group. His research interests include modeling and control of energy storage systems and electric transport, with the aim to improve their efficiency, safety and sustainability. He is currently involved in several research projects about lithium-ion battery management for automotive application. His work is in close collaboration with industry such as Volvo Cars and Volvo AB, and is mainly funded by Swedish Energy Agency, Vinnova, Swedish Electromobility Center, and Chalmers foundation.He was a Postdoctoral Researcher in the same group at Chalmers. He obtained the B.E. degree from Beijing Institute of Technology in 2011 and the PhD degree from University of Melbourne in 2017. In 2015-2016, he was a visiting student researcher at University of California Berkeley.

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Showing 21 publications

2019

A novel framework for Lithium-ion battery modeling considering uncertainties of temperature and aging

Xiaopeng Tang, Yujie Wang, Changfu Zou et al
Energy Conversion and Management. Vol. 180, p. 162-170
Journal article
2019

Load-responsive model switching estimation for state of charge of lithium-ion batteries

Xiaopeng Tang, Furong Gao, Changfu Zou et al
Applied Energy. Vol. 238, p. 423-434
Journal article
2019

State-of-health estimation for Li-ion batteries by combing the incremental capacity analysis method with grey relational analysis

Xiaoyu Li, Zhenpo Wang, Lei Zhang et al
Journal of Power Sources. Vol. 410-411, p. 106-114
Journal article
2019

Kalman filter for adaptive learning of two-dimensional look-up tables applied to OCV-curves for aged battery cells

Anton Klintberg, Changfu Zou, B. Fridholm et al
Control Engineering Practice. Vol. 84, p. 230-237
Journal article
2019

Load-responsive model switching estimation for state of charge of lithiumion batteries

Xiaopeng Tang, Furong Gao, Changfu Zou et al
Applied Energy. Vol. 238, p. 423-434
Journal article
2018

Random forest regression for online capacity estimation of lithium-ion batteries

Yi Li, Changfu Zou, Maitane Berecibar et al
Applied Energy. Vol. 232, p. 197-210
Journal article
2018

Comparative study of methods for integrated model identification and state of charge estimation of lithium-ion battery

Zhongbao Wei, Jiyun Zhao, Changfu Zou et al
Journal of Power Sources. Vol. 402, p. 189-197
Journal article
2018

A review of fractional-order techniques applied to lithium-ion batteries, lead-acid batteries, and supercapacitors

Changfu Zou, Lei Zhang, Xiaosong Hu et al
Journal of Power Sources. Vol. 390, p. 286-296
Review article
2018

Co-Estimation of State of Charge and State of Health for Lithium-Ion Batteries Based on Fractional-Order Calculus

Xiaosong Hu, Hao Yuan, Changfu Zou et al
IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology. Vol. 67 (11), p. 10319-10329
Journal article
2018

Charging pattern optimization for lithium-ion batteries with an electrothermal-aging model

Kailong Liu, Changfu Zou, Kang Li et al
IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics. Vol. 14 (12), p. 5463-5474
Journal article
2018

Electrochemical estimation and control for lithium-ion battery health-aware fast charging

Changfu Zou, Xiaosong Hu, Zhongbao Wei et al
IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics. Vol. 65 (8), p. 6635-6645
Journal article
2018

Online model identification and state-of-charge estimate for lithium-ion battery with a recursive total least squares-based observer

Zhongbao Wei, Changfu Zou, Feng Leng et al
IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics. Vol. 65 (2), p. 1336-1346
Journal article
2018

Nonlinear fractional-order model based battery state estimation with guaranteed robustness and stability

Changfu Zou, Xiaosong Hu, Satadru Dey et al
IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics. Vol. 65 (7), p. 5951-5961
Journal article
2018

Power capability prediction for lithium-ion batteries using economic nonlinear model predictive control

Changfu Zou, Anton Klintberg, Zhongbao Wei et al
Journal of Power Sources. Vol. 396, p. 580-589
Journal article
2018

A fast estimation algorithm for lithium-ion battery state of health

Xiaopeng Tang, Changfu Zou, Ke Yao et al
Journal of Power Sources. Vol. 396, p. 453-458
Journal article
2017

Real-time monitoring of capacity loss for vanadium redox flow battery

Zhongbao Wei, Arjun Bhattarai, Changfu Zou et al
Journal of Power Sources. Vol. 390, p. 261-269
Journal article
2017

Technological Developments in Batteries: A Survey of Principal Roles, Types, and Management Needs

Xiaosong Hu, Changfu Zou, Caiping Zhang et al
IEEE Power and Energy Magazine. Vol. 15 (5), p. 20-31
Journal article
2017

Model Predictive Control for Lithium-Ion Battery Optimal Charging

Changfu Zou, Chris Manzie, Dragan Nesic
IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics. Vol. 23 (2), p. 947-957
Journal article
2017

Electrothermal dynamics-conscious lithium-ion battery cell-level charging management via state-monitored predictive control

Changfu Zou, Xiaosong Hu, Zhongbao Wei et al
Energy. Vol. 141, p. 250-259
Journal article
2016

Multi-time-scale observer design for state-of-charge and state-of-health of a lithium-ion battery

Changfu Zou, Chris Manzie, Dragan Nesic
Journal of Power Sources. Vol. 335, p. 121-130
Journal article
2016

A framework for simplification of PDE-based lithium-ion battery models

Changfu Zou, Chris Manzie, Dragan Nesic
IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology. Vol. 24 (5), p. 1594-1609
Journal article

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Showing 7 research projects

2019–2022

System-Of-Systems for efficient Emergency Response and Urban Mobility (SoSER)

Xiaobo Qu GeoEngineering
Jie Zhu GeoEngineering
Christos Dimitrakakis Data Science
Ivana Tasic GeoEngineering
Changfu Zou Automatic Control
VINNOVA

2019–2022

Holistic and integrated emergency management technology & equipment in the event of traffic accidents

Xiaobo Qu GeoEngineering
Ivana Tasic GeoEngineering
Shuaian Wang Unknown organization
Changfu Zou Automatic Control
Jie Zhu GeoEngineering
Chinese Ministry of Science and Technology
VINNOVA

2019–2021

Optimal control of intelligent electric vehicles for a fossil free, safe and efficient transport system

Xiaobo Qu GeoEngineering
Changfu Zou Automatic Control
Chalmers Library

2018–2019

Optimal usage of vehicle battery by multi-scale modelling

Patrik Johansson Condensed Matter Physics
Torsten Wik Automatic Control
Changfu Zou Automatic Control
Swedish Electromobility Centre
Chalmers

2017–2019

Battery Management

Torsten Wik Automatic Control
Changfu Zou Automatic Control
Patrik Johansson Condensed Matter Physics
Anton Klintberg Automatic Control
Chalmers

2017–2020

More efficient and health conscious usage of lithium ion batteries by adaptive modeling

Torsten Wik Automatic Control
Patrik Johansson Condensed Matter Physics
Changfu Zou Automatic Control
Lukas Wikander Automatic Control
Swedish Energy Agency

2017–2020

Effektivare och skonsammare användning av litiumjonbatterier genom adaptiv modellering

Torsten Wik Automatic Control
Anton Klintberg Automatic Control
Changfu Zou Automatic Control
Swedish Energy Agency

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