Final report: U.S. competitive position in automotive technologies

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Patent data are presented and analyzed to assess the U.S. competitive position in eleven advanced automotive technology categories, including automotive fuel cells, hydrogen storage, advanced batteries, hybrid electric vehicles and others. Inventive activity in most of the technologies is found to be growing at a rapid pace, particularly in advanced batteries, automotive fuel cells and ultracapacitors. The U.S. is the clear leader in automotive fuel cells, on-board hydrogen storage and light weight materials. Japan leads in advanced batteries, hybrid electric vehicles, ultracapacitors, and appears to be close to overtaking the U.S. in other areas of power electronics.

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Albert, Michael B.; Cheney, Margaret; Thomas, Patrick & Kroll, Peter September 30, 2002.

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Patent data are presented and analyzed to assess the U.S. competitive position in eleven advanced automotive technology categories, including automotive fuel cells, hydrogen storage, advanced batteries, hybrid electric vehicles and others. Inventive activity in most of the technologies is found to be growing at a rapid pace, particularly in advanced batteries, automotive fuel cells and ultracapacitors. The U.S. is the clear leader in automotive fuel cells, on-board hydrogen storage and light weight materials. Japan leads in advanced batteries, hybrid electric vehicles, ultracapacitors, and appears to be close to overtaking the U.S. in other areas of power electronics.

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  • Grant Number: FG01-02EE50678
  • DOI: 10.2172/808238 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 808238
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc737209

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Albert, Michael B.; Cheney, Margaret; Thomas, Patrick & Kroll, Peter. Final report: U.S. competitive position in automotive technologies, report, September 30, 2002; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc737209/: accessed October 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.