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2020

Control-oriented modelling of a Wankel rotary engine: a synthesis approach of state space and neural networks

Chen, A. S., Vorraro, G., Turner, M., Islam, R., Herrmann, G., Burgess, S., Brace, C., Turner, J. & Bailey, N., 27 Jan 2020, (Acceptance date). 14 p.

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Initial investigations into the benefits and challenges of eliminating port overlap in Wankel rotary engines

Turner, J., Turner, M. & Vorraro, G., 27 Jan 2020, (Acceptance date). 18 p.

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2019

Assessing the impact of FAME and diesel fuel composition on stability and vehicle filter blocking

Gopalan, K., Chuck, C., Roy-Smith, C. & Bannister, C., 15 Jan 2019.

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Parametric Numerical Study on the Performance Characteristics of a Micro-Wave Rotor Gas Turbine

Tuechler, S. & Copeland, C., 12 May 2019, (Acceptance date).

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2018

Development and Optimisation of an Adaptive Safety Monitor

Akehurst, S., Hillis, A. & Botes, F., 3 Apr 2018.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
2017

Compressor surge for fully and semi fluctuating flows in automotive turbochargers

Avola, C., Copeland, C., Duda, T. & Burke, R., 18 Jan 2017.

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Degradation Of Diesel In A Modern Fie System

Smith, C., Gopalan, K., Chuck, C. & Bannister, C., 10 Sep 2017. 16 p.

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Understanding the factors that influence testing precision for modern diesel vehicles

Burke, R., Chappell, E., Gee, M. & Williams, R., 6 Dec 2017.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
2016

A Comparison of 1D-3D Co-Simulation and Transient 3D Simulation for EGR Distribution Studies

Dimitriou, P., Avola, C., Burke, R., Copeland, C. & Turner, N., Oct 2016.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

A Study on Dynamic Torque Cancellation in a Range Extender Unit

Liu, D., Rodrigues, L., Brace, C., Akehurst, S., Kirkpatrick, G. & Ash, L., 5 Apr 2016.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
2 Citations (Scopus)

Position Estimation and Autonomous Control of a Quad Vehicle

Feng, Y., Iravani, P. & Brace, C., 14 Sep 2016.

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2015

Adaptive Input and Parameter Estimation with Application to Engine Torque Estimation

Na, J., Herrmann, G., Burke, R. & Brace, C., 15 Dec 2015.

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13 Citations (Scopus)
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Inverted Brayton Cycle Employment for a Highly Downsized Turbocharged Gasoline Engine

Chen, Z. & Copeland, C., Sep 2015.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Turbocompounding coupled with a CVT driven supercharger

Brace, C. & Lu, P., 2015.

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Wireless sensor for temperature and flux measurements in an axial flux machine

Bock, A., Funck, J., Guidimin, A., Liu, D., Burke, R. & Guhemann, C., Mar 2015.

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2014

Characterisation of torque converter dampers: A novel method for exciting dampers through torque pulsation generation

Aurora-Smith, A., Akehurst, S., Brace, C., Bannister, C., Wicksteed, B. & Biggs, S., 1 Jan 2014.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Dynamic Identification Method for Turbocharger Compressor Models

Burke, R., Olmeda, P. & Serrano, J-R., Oct 2014.

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Empirical Lumped-mass Approach to Modelling Heat Transfer in Automotive Turbochargers

Bannister, C., 13 Oct 2014.

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Experimental and analytical investigation of implementing a ball bearing turbocharger on a production diesel engine

Zhang, N., Burke, R. D., Duda, T., Brace, C. J., Akehurst, S., Capon, G., Dowell, P. G. & Davies, P., 13 May 2014.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Fuel effects in a downsized, highly boosted direct injection spark ignition engine

Campbell, S., Remmert, S., Cracknell, R., Schuetze, A., Warnecke, W., Lewis, A., Akehurst, S., Turner, J. W. G., Patel, R. & Popplewell, A., 2014.

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Investigation into the assumptions for lumped capacitance modelling of turbocharger heat transfer

Burke, R. D., Copeland, C. D. & Duda, T., 15 May 2014.

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Modelling of Turbocharger heat transfer under stationary and transient conditions

Burke, R. D., Olmeda, P., Arnau, F. & Rayes-Belmonte, M., 13 May 2014.

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Octane appetite: The Relevance of a Lower Limit to the MON Specification in a Downsized, Highly Boosted DISI Engine

Remmert, S., Campbell, S., Cracknell, R., Schuetze, A., Lewis, A., Giles, K., Akehurst, S., Turner, J. W. G., Popplewell, A. & Patel, R., 13 Oct 2014. 13 p.

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

Hu, B., Brace, C., Akehurst, S., Copeland, C. & Turner, J., 13 Oct 2014.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Split exhaust period for extremely downsized turbocharged SI engine

Hu, B., Brace, C. J., Akehurst, S., Copeland, C. & Turner, J. W. G., 2014.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Turbocharger Dynamic Performance Prediction by Volterra Series Model

Burke, R. & Deng, Q., Oct 2014.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Wear mechanisms in polyoxymethylene (POM) spur gears

Evans, M., Akehurst, S. & Keogh, P., 2014, p. 2591-2594. 4 p.

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2013

A driver advisory tool to reduce fuel consumption: SAE Technical Paper 2012-01-2087

Vagg, C., Brace, C., Hari, D., Akehurst, S. & Ash, L., 10 Mar 2013.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis and modelling of the transient thermal behaviour of automotive turbochargers

Burke, R. D., 14 Oct 2013.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Development and testing of a low cost high performance hybrid vehicle electric motor: SAE Technical Paper 2013-01-1760

Hari, D., Brace, C., Vagg, C., Akehurst, S., Ash, L. & Strong, R., 8 Apr 2013.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
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5 Citations (Scopus)
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Predicting the trade-off between turbine inlet temperature and engine fuel economy in a turbocharged gasoline engine

L Smith, G Capon & K Zhang, 6 Jun 2013.

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Simulation study of the series sequential turbocharging for engine downsizing and fuel efficiency: SAE Technical Paper 2013-01-0935

Zhang, Q., Brace, C., Akehurst, S., Burke, R., Capon, G., Smith, L., Garrett, S. & Zhang, K., 16 Apr 2013.

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10 Citations (Scopus)

Test and simulation of variable air gap concept on axial flux electric motor

Liu, D., Hari, D., Vagg, C., Ash, L., Akehurst, S. & Brace, C. J., 2013, p. 174-179. 6 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
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Ultra boost for economy: realizing a 60% downsized engine concept

Lewis, A. G. J., Brace, C. J., Akehurst, S., Turner, J., Popplewell, A., Richardson, S. & Bredda, S. W., 19 Nov 2013.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
2012

A comparison of pulsed flow timescales within a turbine stage

Copeland, C., Newton, P., Martinez-Botas, R. & Seiler, M., 2012.

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Analysis of a driver behaviour improvement tool to reduce fuel consumption

Hari, D., Brace, C. J., Vagg, C., Poxon, J. & Ash, L., 2012, p. 208-213. 6 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)
171 Downloads (Pure)

Analysis of Cyclic Combustion Variability in Gasoline Engines

Chappell, E., Brace, C. & Tily, R., 6 May 2012, p. 319-333. 15 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Boost system selection for a heavily downsized spark ignition prototype engine

Copeland, C., Martinez-Botas, R., Turner, J., Pearson, R., Luard, N., Carey, C., Richardson, S., Di Martino, P. & Chobola, P., 2012.

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15 Citations (Scopus)

Dynamic Models for Diesel NOx and CO2

Burke, R., Zhang, Q. & Brace, C., 2012.

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Evolutionary decarbonization of transport: a contiguous roadmap to affordable mobility using sustainable organic fuels for transport

Turner, J. W. G., Pearson, R. J., Harrison, P., Marmot, A., Jennings, R., Verhelst, S., Vancoillie, J., Sileghem, L., Pecqueur, M., Martens, K. & Edwards, P. P., 2012.

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Evolution of alcohol fuel blends towards a sustainable transport energy economy

Turner, J. W. G., Pearson, R. J., Dekker, E., Iosefa, B., Dolan, G. A., Johansson, K. & Bergstrom, K., 2012.

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Evolution of alcohol fuel blends towards a sustainable transport energy economy

Turner, J. W. G. & Bergstrom, K., 2012.

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