Author Detail

Michael A. Nicholas (

University of California, Davis

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Publications (53 records):

Title Year Series
Brief: Exploring the Role of Cities in Electrifying Passenger Transportation 2020 Brief
Brief: EV Explorer: Educating and Persuading Consumers with an OnlineVehicle Energy Cost Calculator 2019 Brief
Observed Charging Rates in California 2018 Research Report
Electric Vehicle Explorer: Educating  and Persuading Consumers with an Online Vehicle Energy Cost Calculator 2017 Journal Article
Lessons from In-Use Fast Charging Data: Why Are Drivers Staying Close to Home? 2017 Research Report
Survey and Data Observation on Consumer Motivations to DC Fast Charge 2017 Research Report
First Look at the Plug-in Vehicle Secondary Market 2017 Research Report
Driving the Market for Plug-in Vehicles – Understanding Financial Purchase Incentives 2017 Research Report
Merging Expert Perspectives to Site DC Fast Charging 2016 Journal Article
Advanced Plug-in Electric Vehicle Travel and Charging Behavior Interim Report 2016 Research Report
Rethinking the Role of Plug-In Hybrid Vehicles in the Transition to Low Carbon Transportation: Risks and Opportunities 2016 Journal Article
Exploring the Longest Trip: A New Look on the Impact of Long Road Trips on VMT 2016 Journal Article
Exploring the Impact of the Federal Tax Credit on the Plug-in Vehicle Market 2016 Journal Article
Can Commuters Combat the Duck Curve with Plug-in Electric Vehicles? Scenario Analysis of PHEVs and BEVs 2016 Journal Article
EVMT in the Household Fleet: Integrating Battery Electric Vehicles into Household Travel 2016 Journal Article
Exploring the Use of a Web Based Map Tool for Travel Behavior Data Collection: Lessons from Plug-in Vehicle Owner Surveys 2016 Journal Article
EV Explorer: Evaluating a Vehicle Information Tool 2016 Working Paper
First Look at the Plug-in Vehicle Secondary Market 2016 Working Paper
Advanced Plug-in Electric Vehicle Travel and Charging Behavior 2016 Presentation Series
City of Vancouver EV Infrastructure Strategy Report 2016 Working Paper
Electric Vehicle Fast Charger Planning for Metropolitan Planning Organizations: Adapting to Changing Markets and Vehicle Technology 2015 Journal Article
Charging for Charging at Work: Increasing the Availability of Charging Through Pricing 2015 Journal Article
Charging Behavior Impacts on Electric VMT: Who is Not Plugging in? 2014 Journal Article
Modeling the Spatial Distribution of Plug-In Electric Vehicle Owners in California: A GIS Scenario Planning Tool 2014 Working Paper
NextSTEPS White Paper: The Hydrogen Transition 2014 Research Report
Exploring the Impact of High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Lane Access on Plug-in Vehicle Sales and Usage in California 2014 Research Report
Charging for Charging at Work: Increasing the Availability of Charging Through Pricing 2013 Working Paper
Dynamics of Workplace Charging for Plug-In Electric Vehicles: How Much Is Needed and at What Speed? 2013 Journal Article
Charging for Charging: the Paradox of Free Charging and Its Detrimental Effect on the Use of Electric Vehicles 2013 Research Report
California Statewide Charging Survey: What Do Drivers Want? 2013 Journal Article
California Statewide Charging Assessment Model for Plug-in Electric Vehicles: Learning from Statewide Travel Surveys 2013 Working Paper
Who Is Buying Electric Cars in California? Exploring Household and Vehicle Fleet Characteristics of New Plug-In Vehicle Owners 2013 Research Report
Studying the PEV Market in California: Comparing the PEV, PHEV and Hybrid Markets 2013 Journal Article
DC Fast Charging in the Context of Bigger Batteries 2013 Presentation Series
DC Fast as the Only Public Charging Option? Scenario Testing from GPS-Tracked Vehicles 2012 Journal Article
Consumer Perceptions and Use of Driving Distance of Electric Vehicles: Changes over Time Through Lifestyle Learning Process 2012 Journal Article
Learning about Electric Vehicle Range: Findings from the UC Davis MINI E Consumer Study 2012 Research Report
"The Hydrogen Fuel Pathway" chapter 3 in Sustainable Transportation Energy Pathways: A Research Summary for Decision Makers 2011 Journal Article
Analysis of a "Cluster" Strategy for Introducing Hydrogen Vehicles in Southern California 2011 Journal Article
Driving Demand: What Can Gasoline Refueling Patterns Tell Us About Planning an Alternative Fuel Network 2010 Journal Article
Building an Alternative Fuel Refueling Network:  How Many Stations are Needed and Where Should They be Placed? 2010 Research Report
Roadmap for Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Vehicles in California: A Transition Strategy through 2017 2010 Research Report
An Analysis of Near-Term Hydrogen Vehicle Rollout Scenarios for Southern California 2010 Research Report
Siting and Network Analysis Methods for Hydrogen Stations Using Geographical Information Systems 2009 Research Report
The Importance of Interregional Refueling Availability to the Purchase Decision 2009 Working Paper
Why Hydrogen and Fuel Cells are Needed to Support California Climate Policy 2008 Research Report
Technical and Economic Assessment of Regional Hydrogen Transition Strategies 2007 Research Report
Lifecycle Impacts of Natural Gas to Hydrogen Pathways on Urban Air Quality 2007 Journal Article
Technical and Economic Assessment of Regional Hydrogen Transition Strategies 2007 Research Report
Detailed Analysis of Urban Station Siting for California Hydrogen Highway Network 2007 Journal Article
Comparison of Idealized and Real-World City Station Citing Models for Hydrogen Distribution 2006 Presentation Series
Using Geographic Information Systems to Evaluate Siting and Networks of Hydrogen Stations 2004 Journal Article
Hydrogen Station Siting and Refueling Analysis Using Geographic Information Systems: A Case Study of Sacramento County 2004 Research Report