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Accuracy of diesel engine combustion metrics over the full range of engine operating conditions

Dowell, P. G., Burke, R. D. & Akehurst, S., 1 Jan 2018, Emissions Control Systems; Instrumentation, Controls, and Hybrids; Numerical Simulation; Engine Design and Mechanical Development. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Vol. 2.

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

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
1 Citation (Scopus)

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.

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

Diesel engines
Engines
Fuel injection
Hot Temperature
Hardware
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
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
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).

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

4 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

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

Implementing full electric turbocharging systems on highly boosted gasoline engines

Zhang, Q., Lu, P., Dimitriou, P., Akehurst, S., Copeland, C., Zangeneh, M., Richards, B. & Fowler, G., 2017, ASME Turbo Expo 2017: Turbomachinery Technical Conference and Exposition: Volume 8 :Microturbines, Turbochargers and Small Turbomachines; Steam Turbines. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), p. V008T26A032 10 p.

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

Gasoline
Engines
Compressors
Turbines
Internal combustion engines
4 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

3D printers
Pistons
Gasoline
Heat transfer
Engines
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

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

1 Citation (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
1 Citation (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.

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

Transfer functions
Test facilities
Torque
Engines
Hardware
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
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

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).

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

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
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