• De Zaale, Gemini South 2.139 (Building 15)

    5612 AJ Eindhoven

    Netherlands

  • P.O. Box 513, Department of Mechanical Engineering

    5600 MB Eindhoven

    Netherlands

Research Output 1990 2019

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2019

Constrained optimization of fuel efficiency for RCCI engines

Xia, L., Willems, R., de Jager, B. & Willems, F., 28 Jun 2019, 9th IFAC International Symposium on Advances in Automotive Control. p. 648-653

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Integrated emission management strategy for optimal real-world performance

Mentink, P., Seykens, X., D'Aniello, F. & Willems, F., 6 Jun 2019, 2019 Symposium for Combustion Control.

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

2018
4 Citations (Scopus)

Towards model-based control of RCCI-CDF mode-switching in dual fuel engines

Indrajuana, A., Bekdemir, C., Feru, E. & Willems, F. P. T., 3 Apr 2018, Proceedings of the 2018 SAE World Congress, 10-12 April 2018, Detroit, Michigan. s.l.: Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), 13 p. (SAE Technical Paper 2018-01-0263)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Dual fuel engines
Ignition
Engines
Controllers
Engine cylinders
2017
1 Citation (Scopus)

An insight on the spray-A combustion characteristics by means of RANS and LES simulations using flamelet-based combustion models

Akkurt, B., Akargün, H. Y., Somers, L. M. T., Deen, N. G., Novella, R. & Perez-Sanchez, E. J., 28 Mar 2017, SAE 2017 World Congress and Exhibition, 4-6 April 2017, Detroit, Michigan. s.l.: Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), p. 1-9 (SAE Technical Papers; vol. 2017-01-0577)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Large eddy simulation
Ignition
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons
Soot
Reaction kinetics

Effects of post-injections on diesel engine emissions and efficiency at low load using design of experiments

Willems, R. C., Dreezen, R., Bakker, P. C. & Somers, L. M. T., 18 Apr 2017, 8th European Combustion Meeting (ECM 2017), April 18-21, Dubrovnik, Croatia. p. 1088-1093 6 p.

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

Soot
Design of experiments
Diesel engines
Engines
Scheduling

Extending the flamelet generated manifold for soot and NOx modeling in diesel spray combustion

Akargün, H. Y., Akkurt, B., Deen, N. G. & Somers, L. M. T., 25 Jul 2017, COMODIA 2017 - 9th International Conference on Modeling and Diagnostics for Advanved Engine Systems. 9 p. A105

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Nitrogen oxides
Soot
Health
Engines
Oxidation
2016

Effects of EGR at various loads on diesel engine performance and exhaust particle size distribution using four blends of RON70 and diesel

Wang, S., Zhu, X. & Somers, L. M. T., 2016, Effects of EGR at various loads on diesel engine performance and exhaust particle size distribution using four blends of RON70 and diesel.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Exhaust gas recirculation
Particle size analysis
Diesel engines
Antiknock rating
Soot

Experimental validation of a combustion kinetics based multi-zone model for natural gas-diesel RCCI engines

Mikulski, M., Bekdemir, C. & Willems, F. P. T., 16 Jun 2016, Symposium for Combustion Control, 15-16 June, 2016, Aachen, Germany. p. 83-91

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

Gas engines
Diesel engines
Natural gas
Exhaust manifolds
Engines

Fuel and combustion stratification study of Partially Premixed Combustion

Izadi Najafabadi, M., Dam, N., Somers, B. & Johansson, B., 7 Jun 2016, ECCO-MATE Conference I: Combustion Processes in Marine and Automotive Engines. 4 p.

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

Open Access
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Chemiluminescence
Controllability
Ignition
Fourier transforms
Compaction

High-resolution true color imaging of reacting sprays

Maes, N. C. J., Bakker, P. C., Doddema, R. & Dam, N. J., 6 Oct 2016, High-resolution true color imaging of reacting sprays. p. 37-38 2 p.

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

Open Access
File
4 Citations (Scopus)

Parametric comparison of well-mixed and flamelet n-dodecane spray combustion with engine experiments at well controlled boundary conditions

Maghbouli, A., Lucchini, T., D'Errico, G., Onorati, A., Malbec, L. M., Musculus, M. P. B. & Eagle, W. E., 2016, Multi-dimensional Engine Simulation. Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), 17 p. 2016-01-0577

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Boundary conditions
Engines
Experiments
Ignition
Turbulence
2015

Model-based control development for natural gas-diesel RCCI

Willems, F. P. T., Bekdemir, C., Indrajuana, A. & Doosje, E., 2015, Symposium for Combustion Control, 17-18 June 2015, Aachen, Germany. Aachen, Germany, p. 13-17

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

10 Citations (Scopus)

Towards control-oriented modeling of natural gas-diesel RCCI combustion

Bekdemir, C., Baert, R. S. G., Willems, F. P. T. & Somers, L. M. T., 2015, Proceedings of the 2015 SAE World Congress, 21-23 April 2015, Detroit, Michigan, USA. Warrendale: Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), 12 p. (SAE Technical Paper; vol. 2015-01-1745)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Natural gas
Ignition
Engine cylinders
Engines
Chemical properties
2014

Effect of air-excess on blends of RON70 partially premixed combustion

Wang, S., Bakker, P. C., Visser, de, A. J. M. & Somers, L. M. T., 2014, Proceedings SPEIC14 – Towards Sustainable Combustion, November 19-21, 2014, Lisboa, Portugal. p. 1-8

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

Open Access
File

Large-Eddy simulations of the spray A using tabulated chemistry based on Flamelet-generated manifolds

Hernandez Perez, F. E., Somers, L. M. T. & Angelberger, C., 2014, Les Rencontres Scientifiques d'IFP Energies nouvelles: LES for Internal Combustion Engine Flows [LES4ICE] : 4-5 December 2014, Rueil-Malmaison, France.

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

2013

Enabling Partially Premixed Combustion using ON70 fuels in the low load regime

Bakker, P. C., De Abreu Goes, J. E. & Somers, L. M. T., 2013, Proceedings of the Combustion Research and Application Symposium (COMBURA'13), 9-10 October 2013, Maastricht, The Netherlands. Maastricht: STW Technology Foundation, p. 37-38

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

5 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental investigation of in-cylinder wall wetting in GDI engines using a shadowgraphy method

Luijten, B., Adomeit, P., Brunn, A. & Somers, L. M. T., 2013, Experimental investigation of in-cylinder wall wetting in GDI engines using a shadowgraphy method. Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), 11 p. 2013-01-1604. (SAE Technical Papers; vol. 2013-01-1604)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Direct injection
Engine cylinders
Gasoline
Wetting
Evaporation
17 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental validation of a dynamic waste heat recovery system model for control purposes

Feru, E., Kupper, F., Rojer, C., Seykens, X. L. J., Scappin, F., Willems, F. P. T., Smits, J., Jager, de, A. G. & Steinbuch, M., 2013, Proceedings of the 2013 SAE World Congress, 16-18 April 2013. Warrendale: Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), p. 2013-01-1647-1/13 (SAE Technical Paper)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Waste heat utilization
Engines
Rankine cycle
Exhaust systems (engine)
Dynamometers

Modeling of conventional and early diesel injection combustion characteristics using FGM approach

Ayyapureddi, S., Egüz, U., Bekdemir, C., Somers, L. M. T., de Goey, L. P. H. & Albrecht, B. A., 2013, SAE Technical Papers, vol. 2. s.l.: Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

2012

Application of the FGM method to Spray A conditions of the ECN database

Ayyapureddi, S., Eguz, U., Bekdemir, C., Somers, L. M. T. & Goey, de, L. P. H., 2012, ICLASS 2012 :12th triennial international conference on Liquid Atomization and Spray Systems, September 2-6, 2012, Heidelberg, Germany . Gutheil, E. (ed.). Heidelberg, Germany.: ILASS Europe, p. -1/8

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Open Access
File
Engines
Ignition
Atomization
Strain rate
Computational fluid dynamics
9 Citations (Scopus)

Combustion phasing controllability with dual fuel injection timings

Leermakers, C. A. J., Somers, L. M. T. & Johansson, B. H., 2012, Book of Abstracts of Combustion Research and Application (COMBURA'12), 3-4 October 2012, Maastricht, The Netherlands. STW Technology Foundation, p. 21-22

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

Open Access
File

Engine combustion network : "Spray A" basic measurements and advanced diagnostics

Meijer, M. & Somers, L. M. T., 2012, Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Liquid Atomization and Spray Systems, ICLASS 2012, 2-6 September 2012, Heidelberg, Germany.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Predicting diesel spray flame characteristics with Large-Eddy Simulations including tabulated chemical kinetics

Bekdemir, C., Somers, L. M. T., Goey, de, L. P. H., Tillou, J. & Angelberger, C., 2012, Fuels and Combustion in Engines. Istanbul - Turkey

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

2011

Direct injection of a diesel-butane blend in a heavy duty engine

Leermakers, C. A. J., van den Berge, B., Luijten, C. C. M., Somers, L. M. T., Jaasma, S. A. M. & Goey, de, L. P. H., 2011, Book of Abstracts of COMBURA'11, 10-11 October 2011, Ede, The Netherlands. p. 67-68

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

Liquefied petroleum gas
Direct injection
Butane
Engines
Nitric oxide

Engine combustion network : implementation and analysis of combustion vessel spray a conditions

Meijer, M., Christians, R. J., Griensven, van, J. G. H., Somers, L. M. T. & Goey, de, L. P. H., 2011, Proceedings of the Illas Americas 23rd Conference, Florida, 2011.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Gasoline port fuel injection on a heavy-duty diesel engine

van den Berge, B., Leermakers, C. A. J., Luijten, C. C. M., Somers, L. M. T., Albrecht, B. A. & Goey, de, L. P. H., 2011, proceedings of the 8th International Symposium: towards clean diesel engines (TCDE 2011). Cracknell, R. F. (ed.). Chester UK: Shell Global Solutions

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Open Access
File
Honeycomb structures
Sieves
Fuel injection
MEMS
Gasoline

Optical diagnostics on stratified charge compression ignition in a heavy-duty diesel engine

Aussems, J. E. E., Zegers, R. P. C., Leermakers, C. A. J., Somers, L. M. T. & Goey, de, L. P. H., 2011, Proceedings of COMBURA'11 - Book of Abstracts. Ede, The Netherlands, p. 21-22

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

diesel engines
ignition

Preliminary analysis of soot and UHC emissions under PCCI conditions

Eguz, U., Leermakers, C. A. J., Somers, L. M. T. & Goey, de, L. P. H., 2011, Proceedings of the 5th european combustion meeting (ECM 2011), 28 June - 1 July, Cardiff, UK. Cardiff UK

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Soot
Ignition
Hydrocarbons
Exhaust gas recirculation
Nitric oxide

Progress in FGM-LES modeling of igniting n-heptane sprays in a constant volume

Bekdemir, C., Somers, L. M. T., Goey, de, L. P. H., Tillou, J. & Angelberger, C., 2011, Proceedings of the 8th International Symposium Towards Clean Diesel Engines (TCDE 2011), 8-9 June 2011, Chester, UK. Shell Global Solutions, Chester, UK

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

Large eddy simulation
Heptane
Ignition
Computer simulation
Time delay

The effects of dual-fuel operation, diesel and gaseous fuels, on emissions and performance

Wagemakers, A. M. L. M., Leermakers, C. A. J., Somers, L. M. T., Albrecht, B. A. & Goey, de, L. P. H., 2011, Book of Abstracts of COMBURA'11, 10-11 October 2011, Ede, The Netherlands. p. 72-73

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

Validity of chemistry tabulation techniques for engine relevant mixing conditions

Bekdemir, C., Somers, L. M. T. & Goey, de, L. P. H., 2011, Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Numerical Combustion, 27-29 April 2011, Corfu, Greece. Corfu, Greece

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Ignition
Engines
2010

Characterization of n-heptane as a single component Diesel surrogate fuel

Meijer, M. & Somers, L. M. T., 2010, Proceedings of the Combustion Research and Application (COMBURA 2010), 12-13 October 2010, Maastricht, The Netherlands. p. 60-60

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

40 Citations (Scopus)

Cylinder pressure-based control in heavy-duty EGR diesel engines using a virtual heat release and emission sensor

Willems, F. P. T., Doosje, E., Engels, F. & Seykens, X. L. J., 2010, Proceedings of the 2010 SAE World Congress, 13-15 April 2010, Detroit, Michigan, USA. p. 2010-01-0564-1/12 (SAE International Journal of Engines)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Engine cylinders
Diesel engines
Sensors
Control systems
Calibration

Euro VI without fuel penalty? Experimental study on the impact of operating conditions and fuel composition on PCCI combustion

Leermakers, C. A. J., Albrecht, B. A., Somers, L. M. T. & Luijten, C. C. M., 2010, Proceedings of the 7th International Automotive Congress : Education Gallery, 8-9 June 2010, Helmond, The Netherlands. Helmond, The Netherlands

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

Chemical analysis

Experimental study on the impact of fuel properties and operating conditions on PCCI combustion

Leermakers, C. A. J., Somers, L. M. T., Luijten, C. C. M. & Goey, de, L. P. H., 2010, Book of Abstracts of COMBURA'10, 12-13 October 2010, Maastricht, The Netherlands. p. 57-58

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

First Application of the Flamelet Generated Manifold (FGM) Approach to the Simulation of an Igniting Diesel Spray

Bekdemir, C., Somers, L. M. T. & Goey, de, L. P. H., 2010, International Multidimensional Engine Modeling user's group meeting. United States, Detroit, Michigan

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

Ignition
Computational fluid dynamics
Diesel engines
Experiments

High speed combustion imaging in a heavy-duty engine

Leermakers, C. A. J., Zegers, R. P. C., Somers, L. M. T., Luijten, C. C. M., Dam, N. J. & Goey, de, L. P. H., 2010, Book of Abstracts of COMBURA'10, 12-13 October 2010, Maastricht, The Netherlands. p. 59-59

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

Impact of fuels with lower reactivity on PCCI combustion in a heavy duty diesel engine

van den Berge, B., Leermakers, C. A. J., Somers, L. M. T., Luijten, C. C. M. & Goey, de, L. P. H., 2010, Proceedings of COMBURA'10 - Book of Abstracts. Maastricht, The Netherlands, p. 36-37

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

Multi-zone Modeling of PCCI Combustion with CFD Coupling for Stratification

Egüz, U., Leermakers, C. A. J., Somers, L. M. T. & Goey, de, L. P. H., 2010, Proceedings of Towards Sustainable Combustion (Speic2010), 16-18 June 2010, Tenerife, Spain. Tenerife, Spain, p. 1-15

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Computational fluid dynamics
Soot
Ignition
Experiments
2009
16 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental validation of extended NO and soot model for advanced HD diesel engine combustion

Seykens, X. L. J., Baert, R. S. G., Somers, L. M. T. & Willems, F. P. T., 2009, Modeling of SI and Diesel Engines, 2009 : SAE World Congress, 20-23 April 2009 Detroit, USA. Warrendale, Pa: Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), p. 2009-01-0683-1/14 (SAE International Journal of Engines)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Soot
Diesel engines
Engine cylinders
Fuel injection
Engines

Flamelet Generated Manifold Strategies in Modeling of an Igniting Diesel Spray

Bekdemir, C., Somers, L. M. T. & Goey, de, L. P. H., 2009, Seventh International Symposium Towards Clean Diesel Engines TCDE 2009, June 4-5, 2009 AGIT Technology Center, Aachen, Germany. Germany, Aachen

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

Ignition
Diesel engines
23 Citations (Scopus)

Incorporating unsteady flow-effects beyond the extinction limit in flamelet-generated manifolds

Delhaye, S., Somers, L. M. T., Oijen, van, J. A. & Goey, de, L. P. H., 2009, 32nd International Symposium on Combustion, Montreal, QC, 3-8 August 2009. Pittsburgh, PA: Combustion Institute, p. 1051-1058 (Proceedings of the Combustion Institute; vol. 32)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

unsteady flow
extinction
strain rate
simulation
flames

Modeling ignition in engine applications

Somers, L. M. T. & Bekdemir, C., 2009, Proceedings of the 6th Mediterranean Combustion Symposium (MCS-6), 7-11 June 2009, Corsica, France. Corsica - France

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

Numerical modeling of combustion in an engine cycle : implementation of FGM in Star-CD

Rijk, E. P., Bekdemir, C., Somers, L. M. T., Goey, de, L. P. H. & Albrecht, B. A., 2009, Proceedings of the Combustion Research and Application (COMBURA 2009), 16 October 2009, Nieuwegein, The Netherlands. p. 28-29

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

Numerical Modeling of Diesel Spray Formation and Combustion

Bekdemir, C., Somers, L. M. T. & Goey, de, L. P. H., 2009, Proceedings of the 4th European Combustion Meeting (ECM 2009), 14-17 april 2009, Vienna, Austria.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Ignition
Computational fluid dynamics
Diesel engines
Experiments

Spray growth of regular, synthetic, oxygenated and biodiesels in an optical engine

Klein-Douwel, R. J. H., Donkerbroek, A. J., Luijten, C. C. M., Boot, M. D., Somers, L. M. T., Dam, N. J. & Meulen, ter, J. J., 2009, Proceedings of the 7th International Symposium Towards Clean Diesel Engines (TCDE 2009), 4-5 June 2009, Aachen, Germany. Germany, Aachen, p. CEUR-

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

Open Access
File
Spray nozzles
Engines
High speed cameras
Fuel injection
Digital cameras
2008
1 Citation (Scopus)

Phenomenological NO model for conventional heavy-duty diesel engine combustion

Baert, R. S. G. & Seykens, X. L. J., 24 Sep 2008, Institution of Mechanical Engineers: Combustion Engines and Fuels Group - Internal Combustion Engines: Performance, Fuel Economy and Emissions. United Kingdom, London, p. 131-142 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Diesel engines
Engine cylinders
Engines
Exhaust gas recirculation
Fuel injection
2007

Combustion of biodiesels and other fuels in a heavy-duty diesel engine studied by simultaneous high-speed imaging, spectroscopy and heat release

Klein-Douwel, R. J. H., Donkerbroek, A. J., Vliet, van, A. P., Verbiezen, K., Boot, M. D., Dam, N. J., Meulen, ter, J. J., Somers, L. M. T. & Baert, R. S. G., 2007, Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium: Towards Clean Diesel Engines, 20-22 June 2007, Ischia, Naples, Italy. , Ischia (Naples)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Diesel engines
Exhaust gas recirculation
Spectroscopy
Imaging techniques
Fuel injection

Development of a dynamic engine brake model for control purposes

Seykens, X. L. J., Baert, R. S. G., Willems, F. P. T., Vink, W. & van den Heuvel, I. T. M., 2007, New trends in engine control, simulation and modelling, 2-4 october 2006, IFP, Rueil-Malmaison, France. Corde, G. (ed.). p. 320-329

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Brakes
Engines
Gears
Exhaust gases
Torque

Fuel effects on illumination ignition delay and soot lift-off length in diesel combustion

Frijters, P. J. M., Vallen, R. G. M., Somers, L. M. T., Luijten, C. C. M. & Baert, R. S. G., 2007, Proceedings of the 3rd European Combustion Meeting (ECM 2007) 11-13 april, 2007, Greece, Chania. Skevis, G. (ed.). Greece, Chania: Combustion Institute, Greek section, p. 22.15-

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Soot
Ignition
Lighting
Heptane
Molecular structure