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Department of Industrial and Mechanical Engineering

Charbel Mansour

 Research interests

Selected publications

Journal publications

  1. Optimized energy management control for the Toyota Hybrid System using Dynamic Programming on a predicted route with short computation time, Intl. Journal of Automotive Technology, paper N° 220100321, 2012, vol.13, No. 2
  2. Dynamic modeling of the electro-mechanical configuration of the Toyota Hybrid System series/parallel powertrain, Intl. Journal of Automotive Technology, paper N° 220100178, 2011, vol. 13, No. 1
  3. Evaluating impact of electrified vehicles on fuel consumption and CO2 emissions reduction in Lebanese driving conditions using onboard GPS survey, Journal of Energy Procedia, Elsevier, 2011, vol. 6, pp. 261-276


  1. Modeling of the THS-II series/parallel power train and its energy management system, Proceedings of the FISITA 2010, World Automotive Congress, June 2010, Budapest, Hungary
  2. Energy savings potential of predictive control strategy - Toyota Prius case study, Proceedings of the 9th International CTI Innovative Automotive Transmissions and Hybrid & Electric Drives, December 2010, Berlin, Germany
  3. Outil d’évaluation et de scénarisation des consommations et des émissions des véhicules particuliers au Liban, Séminaire : « Eau, environnement, énergie et climat », Agence Universitaire Francophone, Berytech Technologie Santé, avril 2011, Liban
  4. Reporting on Number 1 air polluting source: Zoom in on the transport sector, ENPI-SEIS, Towards A Shared Environmental Information System In The European Neighborhood. Ministry of Environment and United Nations Development Program (UNDP). October 2011, Beirut, Lebanon.
  5. Assessment of mitigation technologies for road passengers’ transport in Lebanon, Technology Needs Assessment, 1st expert consultation meeting. Ministry of Environment and United Nations Development Program (UNDP). January 2012, Beirut, Lebanon
  6. Towards a sustainable and energy efficient policy for the transport sector in Lebanon, EcOrient Conference & 4th Lebanon Sustainability Week, June 2012, Beirut, Lebanon

Academic degrees

PhD, Energy, Mines ParisTech, Paris, France, 2009.
ME, Energy, Mechanics and Mechatronics, Université de Technologie de Belfort-Montbéliard, France, 2003.
Diplome, Mechanical Engineering, Lebanese University, Lebanon, 2002.

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