UTEV Research Centre

    The University of Toronto Electric Vehicle (UTEV) Research Centre is a game-changing university-industry partnership, focused on next generation of EV technologies. Our research is focused in a state-of-the-art battery and power electronics lab at the University of Toronto’s Edward S. Rogers Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE), with multi-disciplinary collaborations alongside leading professors from the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering (MIE) and the UofT Institute for Aerospace Studies (UTIAS).

    Research Focus


    Enhanced Energy Management

    Advanced modelling, monitoring, and control of electric vehicle subsystems


    Energy Storage

    Comprehensive lifecycle deployment of electric vehicle batteries


    Advanced Power Modules

    Advanced integrated power modules for ultra-compact chargers


    Next-generation Powertrain

    Innovative system topologies to increase efficiency of electric vehicle powertrains


    Ubiquitous Charging

    Fast, on-board, and wireless charging solutions to reduce range anxiety


    Electric Vehicle Opportunities

    Opportunities to expand the utility of electric vehicles and batteries

    Partnership Opportunities

    UTEV welcomes new partners to participate in collaborations with our top researchers and students

    Our Partners and Collaborators