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2019
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Driving Style Modelling with Adaptive Neuro-Fuzzy Inference System and Real Driving Data

Feng, Y., Pickering, S., Chappell, E., Iravani, P. & Brace, C., 1 Jan 2019, Advances in Human Aspects of Transportation - Proceedings of the AHFE 2018 International Conference on Human Factors in Transportation, 2018. Springer Verlag, p. 481-490 10 p. (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing; vol. 786).

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Open Access
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Fuzzy inference
Railroad cars
Dynamometers
Chassis
Fuzzy logic

Modelling axisymmetric centrifugal compressor characteristics from first principles

Powers, K. H., Brace, C. J., Budd, C. J., Copeland, C. D. & Milewski, P. A., 1 Jan 2019, Turbomachinery. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), 14 p. GT-2019-90091. (Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo; vol. 2A-2019).

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

Modelling Axisymmetric Centrifugal Compressor Characteristics from First Principles

Powers, K., Brace, C., Budd, C., Copeland, C. & Milewski, P., 12 Feb 2019, (Accepted/In press) Proceedings of ASME Turbo Expo 2019: Turbomachinery Technical Conference and Exposition. GT2019-90091

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

2018
2 Citations (Scopus)

Adaptive air-fuel ratio control for spark ignition engines with time-varying parameter estimation

Chen, A. S., Na, J., Herrmann, G., Burke, R. & Brace, C., 21 Mar 2018, Proceedings of 2017 9th International Conference On Modelling, Identification and Control, ICMIC 2017. IEEE, Vol. 2018-March. p. 1074-1079 6 p.

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

Time-varying Parameters
Ignition
Internal combustion engines
Parameter estimation
Parameter Estimation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Driving Style Analysis by Classifying Real-World Data with Support Vector Clustering

Feng, Y., Pickering, S., Chappell, E., Iravani, P. & Brace, C., 18 Oct 2018, 2018 3rd IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Transportation Engineering, ICITE 2018. IEEE, p. 264-268 5 p. 8492700. (2018 3rd IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Transportation Engineering, ICITE 2018).

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

1 Citation (Scopus)

Nonlinear Observer-Based Air-Fuel Ratio Control for Port Fuel Injected Wankel Engines

Chen, A. S., Herrmann, G., Na, J., Turner, M., Vorraro, G. & Brace, C., 31 Oct 2018, Proceedings 12th UKACC International Conference on Control, CONTROL 2018. IEEE, p. 224-229

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

2017
1 Citation (Scopus)
271 Downloads (Pure)

Distance Estimation by Fusing Radar and Monocular Camera with Kalman Filter

Feng, Y., Pickering, S., Chappell, E., Iravani, P. & Brace, C., 23 Sep 2017, SAE Intelligent and Connected Vehicles Symposium. SAE International, 9 p. 2017-01-1978

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

Open Access
File
Kalman filters
Radar
Cameras
Radar measurement
Data fusion
2016
3 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

1 Citation (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).

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

3 Citations (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

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

Compressors
Heat transfer
Exhaust gases
Internal combustion engines
Air
2 Citations (Scopus)

Thermal management of a low cost range extender for electric vehicles

Agarwal, A., Rodrigues, L., Liu, D., Lewis, A. G. J., Akehurst, S., Brace, C. J., Kirkpatrick, G. & Ash, L., 2016, Proceedings of the 6th Hybrid and Electric Vehicles Conference (HEVC 2016). Institution of Engineering and Technology, p. 16

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

Electric vehicles
Temperature control
Coolants
Engines
Costs
2015

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)

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

Gasoline
Engines
Recovery
Brakes
Pressure drop
2 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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

Gasoline
Engines
Turbines
Superchargers
Air intakes

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.

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

Scavenging
Engines
Intake valves
Engine cylinders
Electric sparks
2 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

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

Nitrogen oxides
Diesel engines
Neural networks
Engines
Calibration
4 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

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

Compressors
Turbines
Engines
Powertrains
Internal combustion engines
2014
4 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

Engines
Superchargers
Turbines
Compressors
Temperature
8 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.

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

Gasoline
Engines
Superchargers
Powertrains
Supercharging

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

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

Gasoline
Engines
Superchargers
Powertrains
Supercharging
2 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

Engines
Turbines
Combustion knock
Scavenging
Pipe
5 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.

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

Gasoline
Engines
Scavenging
Engine cylinders
Torque
2013
1 Citation (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.

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

Robust control
Diesel engines
Engines
2012

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).

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

2011

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

2009
14 Downloads (Pure)

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

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

Open Access
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2008
1 Citation (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).

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

2004
7 Citations (Scopus)

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

6 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).

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

2001
6 Citations (Scopus)

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).

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

Durability
Torque