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2001

Performance investigations of a novel rolling traction CVT

Akehurst, S., Brace, C. J., Vaughan, N. D., Milner, P. & Hosoi, Y., 1 Dec 2001, SAE 2001 World Congress, Detroit, Michigan. SAE International, 2001-01-0874. (SAE Technical Papers Series).

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6 Citations (Scopus)
2004

Cold start emissions optimisation using an expert knowledge based calibration methodology

McNicol, A. C., Figueroa-Rosas, H., Brace, C. J., Ward, M. C. & Ceen, R. V., 8 Mar 2004, 2004 SAE World Congress. SAE International, 2004-01-0139. (SAE 2004 World Congress & Exhibition; vol. 2004).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

7 Citations (Scopus)

Front End Auxiliary Drive (FEAD) configurations focusing on CO2 benefits

Akehurst, S., Hawley, J. G., Pegg, I. & Piddock, M., 8 Mar 2004, 2004 SAE World Congress. SAE International, 2004-01-0596

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Citations (Scopus)

Further investigations on time-alignment

Bannister, C. D., Hawley, J. G., Brace, C. J., Cox, A., Ketcher, D. & Stark, R., 1 Jan 2004, 2004 SAE World Congress. SAE International, 2004-01-1441. (SAE World Congress & Exhibition; vol. 2004).

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6 Citations (Scopus)
2008

Comparison betweenunthrottled, single and two-valve induction strategies utilising direct gasoline injection: emissions, heat-release and fuel consumption analysis

Patel, R., Ladommatos, N., Stansfield, P. A., Wigley, G., Garner, C. P., Pitcher, G., Turner, J. W. G. & Nuglisch, H., 2008, SAE Techincal Papers.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

12 Citations (Scopus)

Cyclic combustion variability in gasoline engines

Tily, R. & Brace, C. J., 24 Sep 2008, Internal Combustion Engines: Performance, Fuel Economy and Emissions. Institution of Mechanical Engineers, p. 111-120 10 p. (Institution of Mechanical Engineers: Combustion Engines and Fuels Group - Internal Combustion Engines: Performance, Fuel Economy and Emissions).

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Flex-fuel vehicle development to promote synthetic alcohols as the basis of a potential negative-CO2 energy economy

Turner, J., Peck, A. & Pearson, R. J., 2008, SAE Technical Papers.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Improving fuel economy in a turbocharged DISI engine already employing integrated exhaust manifold technology and variable valve timing

Turner, J. W. G., Pearson, R. J., Curtis, R. & Holland, B., 1 Dec 2008, SAE Technical Papers.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

13 Citations (Scopus)

Project sabre: a close-spaced direct injection 3-cylinder engine with synergistic technologies to achieve low CO2 output

Coltman, D., Turner, J. W. G., Curtis, R., Blake, D., Holland, B., Pearson, R. J., Arden, A. & Nuglisch, H., 1 Dec 2008, SAE Technical Papers.

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Sabre: a direct injection 3-cyclinder engine with close-spaced direct injection, swirl- enhanced combustion and complementary technologies

Turner, J. W. G., Coltman, D., Curtis, R., Blake, D., Holland, B., Pearson, R. J., Arden, A. & Nuglisch, H., 2008, Proceedings of JSAE 2008 Congress. p. 5-10

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The application of energy-based fuel formulae to increase the efficiency relevance and reduce the CO2 emissions of motor sport

Turner, J. W. G. & Pearson, R. J., 1 Dec 2008, SAE Technical Papers.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Unsteady performance of a double entry turbocharger turbine with a comparison to steady flow conditions

Copeland, C., Martinez-Botas, R. & Seiler, M., 2008, ASME Turbo Expo 2008: Power for Land, Sea, and Air (GT2008). ASME, p. 1579-1588

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17 Citations (Scopus)
2009

A design of experiments approach to the control of chassis dynamometer testing error

Burke, R., Brace, C. & Moffa, J., 2009, Design of Experiments in Engine Development. 5th ed. Renningen, Germany: Expert Verlag, p. 214-223

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Comparison between steady and unsteady double-entry turbine performance using the quasi-steady assumption

Copeland, C., Martinez-Botas, R. & Seiler, M., 2009, ASME Turbo Expo 2009: Power for Land, Sea, and Air. Volume 7 - Turbomachinery, Parts A and B . ASME, p. 1203-1212

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14 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of cooled EGR routing on a second-generation DISI turbocharged engine employing an integrated exhaust manifold

Turner, J. W. G., Pearson, R. J., Curtis, R. & Holland, B., 1 Dec 2009, SAE Technical Papers.

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10 Citations (Scopus)

Extending the supply of alcohol fuels for energy security and carbon reduction

Pearson, R. J., Turner, J. W. G., Eisaman, M. D. & Littau, K. A., 1 Dec 2009, SAE Technical Papers.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

16 Citations (Scopus)

Pseudo-causal tracking control of a nonminimum phase system

Wang, P., Sahinkaya, M. N. & Akehurst, S., 12 Oct 2009, Proceedings of the ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference 2009, DSCC2009. PART B ed. New York: ASME, p. 1201-1208 8 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
2010

Ionisation and ionisation rate of a two-stroke HCCI engine fuelled with E85 for control feedback

James, K., Chen, R. & Turner, J., 1 Dec 2010, SAE Technical Papers.

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The effect of unequal admission on the performance and loss generation in a double-entry turbocharger turbine

Copeland, C., Newton, P., Martinez-Botas, R. & Seiler, M., 2010, ASME Turbo Expo 2010: Power for Land, Sea, and Air (GT2010) . New York, U. S. A.: ASME, p. 1733-1745

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15 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Comparison between the steady performance of double-entry and twin-entry turbocharger turbines

Romagnoli, A., Copeland, C., Martinez-Botas, R. & Rajoo, S., 2011, ASME 2011 Turbo Expo: Turbine Technical Conference and Exposition (GT2011). ASME, p. 1995-2007

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

6 Citations (Scopus)

Practical approach to thermo-dynamic modelling of diesel engine emissions

Burke, R., Fath, B., Akehurst, S., Brace, C., Baumann, W. & Wascheck, R., 2011, Design of Experiments (DoE) in Engine Development,( 6th ed.). Berlin, Germany: Expert Verlag, p. 88-103

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2012

A comparison of timescales within a pulsed flow turbocharger turbine

Copeland, C. D., Newton, P., Martinez-Botas, R. F. & Seiler, M., 1 Jan 2012, Institution of Mechanical Engineers - 10th International Conference on Turbochargers and Turbocharging. Woodhead Publishing Ltd., p. 389-404 16 p. (Institution of Mechanical Engineers - 10th International Conference on Turbochargers and Turbocharging).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

29 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of advanced combustion control features on the performance of a highly downsized gasoline engine

Lewis, A., Akehurst, S., Brace, C. & Giles, K., 27 Nov 2012, Proceedings of the FISITA 2012 World Automotive Congress. Berlin: Springer, Vol. 189. p. 105-117 12 p. (Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering; vol. 189).

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2013

A method of map extrapolation for unequal and partial admission in a double entry turbine

Newton, P., Romagnoli, A., Martinez-Botas, R., Copeland, C. & Seiler, M., 2013, Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo: Turbine Technical Conference and Exposition. San Antonio, U. S. A., Vol. 6 C. p. V06CT40A024 14 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Control strategy study of the series sequential turbocharging using 1-D simulation

Zhang, Q., Brace, C., Akehurst, S., Burke, R., Capon, G., Smith, L., Garrett, S. & Zhang, K., 2013, ASME Turbo Expo, 2013: Turbine Technical Conference and Exposition. San Antonio, U. S. A.: ASME, Vol. 5A.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Estimated total energy transfer over an nedc through steady state performance evaluation

Lewis, A., Brace, C., Akehurst, S., Robinson, K. & Pegg, I., 18 Jul 2013, ASME 2012 Internal Combustion Engine Division Spring Technical Conference, ICES 2012. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), p. 993-1001 9 p. ICES2012-81192. (Proceedings of the Spring Technical Conference of the ASME Internal Combustion Engine Division).

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Investigation of mechanical loss and heat transfer in an axial-flux PM machine

Wrobel, R., Vainel, G., Copeland, C., Duda, T., Staton, D. & Mellor, P., 2013, Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), 2013 IEEE . p. 4372-4379

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11 Citations (Scopus)
144 Downloads (Pure)

Simulation of exhaust gas residuals in a turbocharged, spark ignition engine

Copeland, C., Gao, X., Freeland, P., Neumeister, J. & Mitcalf, J., 2013, Society of Automotive Engineerings. SAE International, 2013-01-2705

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1 Citation (Scopus)

The effect of advanced combustion control features on the performance of a highly downsized gasoline engine

Giles, K., Lewis, A., Akehurst, S., Chris, B. & Luard, N., 4 Jul 2013, Proceedings of the FISITA 2012 World Automotive Congress. VOL. 1 ed. p. 105-117 13 p. (Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering; vol. 189 LNEE, no. VOL. 1).

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2014

A new turboexpansion concept in a twin-charged engine system

Hu, B., Copeland, C., Brace, C., Akehurst, S., Romagnoli, A., Martinez-Botas, R. & Turner, J., 13 Oct 2014, SAE Technical Paper. SAE International, 2014-01-2596

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Assessment of supercharging boosting component for heavily downsized gasoline engines

Romagnoli, A., Wan-Salim, W. S. I., Gurunathan, B. A., Martinez-Botas, R. F., Turner, J. W. G., Luard, N., Jackson, R., Matteucci, L., Copeland, C., Akehurst, S., Lewis, A. G. J. & Brace, C. J., 1 Jan 2014, Institution of Mechanical Engineers - 11th International Conference on Turbochargers and Turbocharging. Woodhead Publishing Ltd., p. 13-26 14 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Assessment of the supercharging boosting component for heavily downsized gasoline engines

Copeland, C., Romagnoli, A., Wan-Salim, W. B., Gurunathan, B., Martinez-Botas, R., Turner, J., Luard, N., Jackson, R., Matteucci, L., Brace, C., Akehurst, S. & Lewis, A., 2014, IMECHE Turbocharger and Turbocharging Proceedings, 2014. IMechE Conference Transactions

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Dynamic identification of thermodynamic parameters for turbocharger compressor models

Burke, R., Olmeda, P. & Serrano, J. R., 2014, ASME 2014 Internal Combustion Engine Division Fall Technical Conference (ICEF). American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Vol. 2. 12 p. V002T06A006

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1 Citation (Scopus)
70 Downloads (Pure)

Simulation study of divided exhaust period for a two-stage-regulated downsized SI engine

Hu, B., Brace, C., Akehurst, S., Copeland, C. & Turner, J., 2014, SAE Technical Paper. SAE International, 2014-01-2550

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2 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of divided exhaust period for improved performance in a highly downsized turbocharged gasoline engine

Hu, B., Brace, C., Akehurst, S., Copeland, C. & Turner, J. W. G., 2014, Proceedings of Institution of Mechanical Engineers - 11th International Conference on Turbochargers and Turbocharging. Cambridge, U. K.: Woodhead Publishing Ltd., p. 27-39 13 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
2015

A Numerical Study of the benefits of electrically assisted boosting systems

Burke, R., 8 Nov 2015, A Numerical Study of the benefits of electrically assisted boosting systems.

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A throttle loss recovery concept using an expander for a 2.0 litre turbocharged gasoline engine

Lu, P., Hu, B. & Brace, C., 2015, ASME Turbo Expo 2015: Turbine Technical Conference and Exposition: Volume 8: Microturbines, Turbochargers and Small Turbomachines; Steam Turbines. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)

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Explore and Extend the Effectiveness of Turbo-compounding in a 2.0 litres Gasoline Engine

Lu, P., Brace, C. & Hu, B., 14 Apr 2015, SAE Technical Papers. April ed. SAE International, Vol. 2015-April.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Fuel efficiency optimization for a divided exhaust period regulated two-stage downsized SI engine

Hu, B., Akehurst, S., Brace, C., Lu, P., Copeland, C. D. & Turner, J. W. G., Jun 2015, Microturbines, Turbochargers and Small Turbomachines; Steam Turbines. U. S. A.: American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Vol. 8. p. V008T23A012 10 p.

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Improving Heat Transfer and Reducing Mass in a Gasoline Piston using Additive Manufacturing

Copeland, C., Reyes Belmonte, M., Drummond, H., Hopkins, G., Schmieder, A., Bredda, S. W. & Akehurst, S., 2015, SAE Technical Paper. SAE International, 2015-01-0505

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Lumped capacitance and 3D CFD conjugate heat transfer modelling of an automotive turbocharger

Burke, R., Copeland, C., Duda, T. & Reyes Belmonte, M. A., 2015, Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo: Turbine Technical Conference and Exposition, 2015. Volume 8 - Microturbines, Turbochargers and Small Turbomachines; Steam Turbines . American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), p. V008T23A004 11 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Predicting the nitrogen oxides emissions of a diesel engine using neural networks

Zhang, Q., Pennycott, A., Burke, R., Akehurst, S. & Brace, C., 14 Apr 2015, SAE Technical Papers. SAE International

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Review of turbocharger mapping and 1D modelling inaccuracies with specific focus on two-stage systems

Avola, C., Copeland, C., Duda, T., Burke, R., Akehurst, S. & Brace, C., 2 Jul 2015, SAE 12th International Conference on Engines & Vehicles (ICE), 2015. SAE International, 18 p. 2015-24-2523

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4 Citations (Scopus)

The benefits of an inverted Brayton cycle bottoming cycle as an alternative to turbo-compounding

Copeland, C. D. & Chen, Z., 2015, Proceedings of ASME Turbo Expo: Turbine Technical Conference and Exposition, 2015. Volume 8 - Microturbines, Turbochargers and Small Turbomachines; Steam Turbines. Montreal, Canada: American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), p. V008T23A006 15 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)
2016

Air-fuel-ratio control of engine system with unknown input observer

Na, J., Herrmann, G., Rames, C., Burke, R. & Brace, C., 7 Nov 2016, 2016 UKACC International Conference on Control, UKACC Control 2016. IEEE, 7737647

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis and comparison of the performance of an inverted brayton cycle and turbo-compounding with decoupled turbine and cvt driven compressor for small automotive engines

Lu, P., Brace, C., Hu, B. & Copeland, C., 2016, Microturbines, Turbochargers and Small Turbomachines; Steam Turbines. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), 13 p. GT2016-57675. (Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo; vol. 8).

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Analysis of a Diesel Passenger Car Behavior On-road and over Certification Duty Cycles

Chappell, E., Burke, R., Lu, P., Gee, M. & Williams, R., Oct 2016, SAE Fuels and Lubes 2016. 2016-01-2328

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An improved rate of heat release model for modern high speed diesel engines

Dowell, P. G., Akehurst, S. & Burke, R. D., 1 Jan 2016, ASME 2016 Internal Combustion Engine Fall Technical Conference, ICEF 2016. U. S. A.: American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), p. V001T05a003 16 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Numerical investigation of two-stage turbocharging systems performance

Avola, C., Copeland, C., Burke, R. & Brace, C., 9 Oct 2016, ASME 2016 Internal Combustion Engine Fall Technical Conference, ICEF 2016. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), ICEF2016-9449

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Preliminary DoE analysis and control of mapping procedure for a turbocharger on an engine gas stand

Avola, C., Dimitriou, P., Burke, R. & Copeland, C., 2016, ASME Turbo Expo 2016. GT2016-56466

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1 Citation (Scopus)