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    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

Experimental validation of a virtual engine-out NOx sensor for diesel emission control

Mentink, P. R., Escobar Valdivieso, D., Forrai, A., Seykens, X. & Willems, F., 26 Jun 2019, In : International Journal of Engine Research. p. 1-10

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Emission control
Engines
Sensors
Engine cylinders
Frequency response

Laser-induced incandescence versus photo-acoustics: implications for qualitative soot size diagnostics

Willems, R. C., Bakker, P. C. & Dam, N. J., 1 Jul 2019, In : Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics. 125, 7, 138

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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incandescence
soot
acoustics
lasers
sound detecting and ranging

Modeling diesel combustion with tabulated kinetics and different flame structure assumptions based on flamelet approach

Lucchini, T., Pontoni, D., D’Errico, G. & Somers, B., 16 Jul 2019, In : International Journal of Engine Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Kinetics
Engines
Soot
Dynamic analysis
Ignition
1 Citation (Scopus)

Modelling compression ignition engines by incorporation of the flamelet generated manifolds combustion closure

Maghbouli, A., Akkurt, B., Lucchini, T., D'Errico, G., Deen, N. G. & Somers, B., 4 May 2019, In : Combustion Theory and Modelling. 23, 3, p. 414-438

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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Ignition
Combustion
ignition
closures
engines
2018

An OBD strategy to estimate SCR ageing and detect urea injection faults

Mora, J., Willems, F., Seykens, X. & Guardiola, C., 1 Jan 2018, In : IFAC-PapersOnLine. 51, 31, p. 369-376 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Thyristors
Urea
Aging of materials
Extended Kalman filters
State estimation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Combustion stratification study of partially premixed combustion using Fourier transform analysis of OH* chemiluminescence images

Izadi Najafabadi, M., Somers, B., Johansson, B. & Dam, N., 1 Dec 2018, In : International Journal of Engine Research. 19, 10, p. 1024-1035

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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Chemiluminescence
Fourier transforms
Imaging techniques
Fourier analysis
Controllability
13 Citations (Scopus)

Large-eddy simulation on the influence of injection pressure in reacting Spray A

Kahila, H., Wehrfritz, A., Kaario, O., Ghaderi Masouleh, M., Maes, N., Somers, B. & Vuorinen, V., 1 May 2018, In : Combustion and Flame. 191, p. 142-159 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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Large eddy simulation
large eddy simulation
sprayers
injection
liquid injection
1 Citation (Scopus)

Particulate matter emission from a heavy duty diesel engine with three binary blends

Wang, S., Sprengers, S., Somers, L. M. T. & de Goey, L. P. H., 1 Jan 2018, In : Thermal Science. 22, 5, p. 2065-2076 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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Diesel engines
Soot
Aromatic compounds
Heptane
Engine cylinders
2017
3 Citations (Scopus)

A comprehensive methodology for computational fluid dynamics combustion modeling of industrial diesel engines

Lucchini, T., Della Torre, A., D'Errico, G., Onorati, A., Maes, N. C. J., Somers, L. M. T. & Hardy, G., 1 Feb 2017, In : International Journal of Engine Research. 18, 1-2, p. 26-38 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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Diesel engines
Computational fluid dynamics
Mesh generation
Geometry
Engine cylinders
8 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of transition from HCCI to CI via PPC with low octane gasoline fuels using optical diagnostics and soot particle analysis

An, Y., Vallinayagam, R., Vedharaj, S., Masurier, J-B., Dawood, A., Izadi Najafabadi, M., Somers, B. & Johansson, B., 8 Oct 2017, In : SAE Technical Papers. 12 p., 2017-01-2403

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Soot
Gasoline
Ignition
Engine cylinders
Engines
8 Citations (Scopus)

Combustion homogeneity and emission analysis during the transition from CI to HCCI for FACE I gasoline

Vedharaj, S., Vallinayagam, R., An, Y., Izadi Najafabadi, M., Somers, B., Chang, J. & Johansson, B., 8 Oct 2017, In : SAE Technical Papers. 10 p., 2017-01-2263

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Gasoline
Soot
Engines
Computer aided design
Air intakes
14 Citations (Scopus)

Combustion stratification for naphtha from CI combustion to PPC

Vallinayagam, R., Vedharaj, S., An, Y., Dawood, A., Izadi Najafabadi, M., Somers, L. M. T. & Johansson, B. H., 28 Mar 2017, In : SAE Technical Papers. 12 p., 2017-01-0745

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Naphthas
Fuel injection
Dilution
Air intakes
Engine cylinders
4 Citations (Scopus)

Compression ignition of light naphtha and its multicomponent surrogate under partially premixed conditions

Vallinayagam, R., Vedharaj, S., An, Y., Dawood, A., Izadi Najafabadi, M., Somers, B., Chang, J., Sarathy, M. & Johansson, B., 4 Sep 2017, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2017, 10 p., 2017-24-0078

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Naphthas
Ignition
Compaction
Engine cylinders
Engines
5 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of aromatics on combustion stratification and particulate emissions from low octane gasoline fuels in PPC and HCCI mode

An, Y., Vedharaj, S., Vallinayagam, R., Dawood, A., Masurier, J-B., Izadi Najafabadi, M., Somers, B., Chang, J. & Johansson, B., 4 Sep 2017, In : SAE Technical Papers. 10 p., 2017-24-0086

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Particulate emissions
Gasoline
Soot
Toluene
Fuel injection
18 Citations (Scopus)
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Exhaust gas recirculation
Antiknock rating
Particle size analysis
Diesel engines
Soot
2 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of injection timing on fluid flow characteristics of partially premixed combustion based on high-speed particle image velocimetry

Izadi Najafabadi, M., Tanov, S., Wang, H., Somers, L. M. T., Johansson, B. & Dam, N. J., 28 Mar 2017, In : SAE International Journal of Engines. 10, 4, 11 p., 2017-01-0744

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Velocity measurement
Flow of fluids
Kinetic energy
Ignition
Turbulence
8 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental study on the potential of higher octane number fuels for low load partially premixed combustion

Wang, S., van der Waart, K., Somers, B. & de Goey, P., 28 Mar 2017, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2017, March, 14 p., 2017-01-0750

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Antiknock rating
Air intakes
Ignition
Temperature
Heptane
4 Citations (Scopus)

Fuel effect on combustion stratification in partially premixed combustion

Vedharaj, S., Vallinayagam, R., An, Y., Dawood, A., Izadi Najafabadi, M., Somers, L. M. T., Chang, J. & Johansson, B., 4 Sep 2017, In : SAE Technical Papers. p. 1-11 11 p., 2017-24-0089

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Naphthas
Air intakes
Antiknock rating
Physical properties
Engines

Model-based control development for future Diesel engines

Hommen, G., Ramachandran, S. N., Ramesh, S., Feru, E., Seykens, X. L. J. & Willems, F. P. T., 2017, In : Automobile Technology. 9, p. 7-19

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Diesel engines
Thyristors
Urea
Control systems
Soot
3 Citations (Scopus)

Numerical investigation of PPCI combustion at low and high charge stratification levels

Maghbouli, A., Lucchini, T., D'Errico, G., Izadi Najafabadi, M. & Somers, L. M. T., 28 Mar 2017, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2017-01-0739, 2017-01-0739

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Ignition
Engines
Air
Air intakes
Engine cylinders
10 Citations (Scopus)

Stand-alone single- and multi-zone modeling of direct injection homogeneous charge compression ignition (DI-HCCI) combustion engines

Fathi, M., Jahanian, O., Ganji, D. D., Wang, S. & Somers, B., 1 Oct 2017, In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 125, p. 1181-1190 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Direct injection
Ignition
Engines
Fuel injection
Fuel economy
9 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of charge stratification on the spectral signature of partially premixed combustion in a light-duty optical engine

Izadi Najafabadi, M., Egelmeers, L., Somers, B., Deen, N., Johansson, B. & Dam, N., 25 Mar 2017, In : Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics. 123, 4, p. 1-13 13 p., 108

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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spectral signatures
stratification
engines
chemiluminescence
broadband
3 Citations (Scopus)

The potential of on- and off-resonant formaldehyde imaging combined with bootstrapping in diesel sprays

Bakker, P. C., Maes, N. & Dam, N., Aug 2017, In : Combustion and Flame. 182, p. 20-27

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

formaldehyde
Formaldehyde
sprayers
Fluorescence
Imaging techniques
2 Citations (Scopus)

Transient flame development in a constant-volume vessel using a split-scheme injection strategy

Maes, N. C. J., Bakker, P. C., Dam, N. J. & Somers, L. M. T., 28 Mar 2017, In : SAE International Journal of Fuels and Lubricants. 10, 2, p. 318-327 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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Formaldehyde
Ignition
Aromatic hydrocarbons
Reaction products
Temperature
2016
38 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of Spray A flame structure for parametric variations in ECN constant-volume vessels using chemiluminescence and laser-induced fluorescence

Maes, N. C. J., Meijer, M., Dam, N. J., Somers, L. M. T., Baya Toda, H., Bruneaux, G., Skeen, S., Pickett, L. & Manin, J., Nov 2016, In : Combustion and Flame. 174, p. 138-151

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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Chemiluminescence
chemiluminescence
laser induced fluorescence
vessels
sprayers
10 Citations (Scopus)

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

Wang, S., Bakker, P. C., Somers, L. M. T. & de Goey, L. P. H., Mar 2016, In : Flow, Turbulence and Combustion. 96, 2, p. 309-326 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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air
Air
Ignition
Heptane
octanes
7 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental and numerical analyses of liquid and spray penetration under heavy-duty diesel engine conditions

Maes, N. C. J., Dam, N. J., Somers, L. M. T., Lucchini, T., D'Errico, G. & Hardy, G., Apr 2016, In : SAE International Journal of Fuels and Lubricants. 9, 1, p. 108-124

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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Diesel engines
Liquids
Boundary conditions
Liquid fuels
Atomization
12 Citations (Scopus)

Ignition sensitivity study of Partially Premixed Combustion by using shadowgraphy and OH* chemiluminescence methods

Izadi Najafabadi, M., Dam, N., Somers, B. & Johansson, B., 5 Apr 2016, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2016-01-0761

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Chemiluminescence
Ignition
Evaporation
Fuel injection
Liquid fuels

Implementation of high-speed laser-induced incandescence imaging in CI engines

Bakker, P. C., Willems, R. C. & Dam, N. J., 5 Apr 2016, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2016-01-0725, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Soot
Engines
Imaging techniques
Lasers
Sublimation
4 Citations (Scopus)

Investigation of the Livengood–Wu integral for modelling autoignition in a high-pressure bomb

Hu, Z., Somers, B. L. M. T., Cracknell, R. F. & Bradley, D., 2 Jan 2016, In : Combustion Theory and Modelling. 20, 1, p. 77-98 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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spontaneous combustion
Toluene
Heptane
Modeling
Diffusion Flame
2 Citations (Scopus)

Lanthanide-based laser-induced phosphorescence for spray diagnostics

van der Voort, D. D., Maes, N. C. J., Lamberts, T., Sweep, A. M., van de Water, W., Kunnen, R. P. J., Clercx, H. J. H., van Heijst, G. J. F. & Dam, N. J., 8 Mar 2016, In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 87, 3, 8 p., 033702

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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Phosphorescence
phosphorescence
Rare earth elements
sprayers
Lasers
65 Citations (Scopus)

Large eddy simulation of n-dodecane spray flames using flamelet generated manifolds

Wehrfritz, A., Kaario, O., Vuorinen, V. & Somers, B., 1 May 2016, In : Combustion and Flame. 167, p. 113-131 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Large eddy simulation
large eddy simulation
sprayers
Ignition
flames
3 Citations (Scopus)

Robust, cost-optimal and compliant engine and aftertreatment operation using air-path control and tailpipe emission feedback

Ramachandran, S. N., Hommen, G., Mentink, P. R., Seykens, X. L. J., Willems, F. P. T. & Kupper, F., 20 Apr 2016, In : SAE International Journal of Engines. 9, 3, p. 1662-1673 12 p., 2016-01-0961

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Engines
Feedback
Fuel consumption
Air
Lagrange multipliers
2015
1 Citation (Scopus)

Validation of a reduced chemical mechanism coupled to CFD model in a 2-stroke HCCI engine

Izadi Najafabadi, M., Somers, B. & Nuraini, A., 14 Apr 2015, In : SAE Technical Papers. 12 p., 2015-01-0392

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Ignition
Dynamic models
Computational fluid dynamics
Engines
Turbulence models
2014
6 Citations (Scopus)

Automated model fit method for diesel engine control development

Seykens, X. L. J., Willems, F. P. T., Kuijpers, B. & Rietjens, C. J. H., 2014, In : SAE International Journal of Engines. 7, 1, p. 2014-01-1153-1/16

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Diesel engines
Engines
Engine cylinders
Physics
Testing
12 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of low load PPC operation using RON70 fuels

Bakker, P. C., De Abreu Goes, J. E., Somers, L. M. T. & Johansson, B. H., 2014, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2014, 01-1304, p. 1-13

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Ignition
Temperature
Toluene
Ethanol
Antiknock rating
17 Citations (Scopus)

DNS with detailed and tabulated chemistry of engine relevant igniting systems

Bekdemir, C., Somers, L. M. T. & Goey, de, L. P. H., 2014, In : Combustion and Flame. 161, 1, p. 210-221

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

functionally gradient materials
spontaneous combustion
Ignition
engines
chemistry
6 Citations (Scopus)

Large-Eddy Simulation of diesel spray combustion with exhaust gas recirculation

Tillou, J., Michel, J. -B., Angelberger, C., Bekdemir, C. & Veynante, D., 2014, In : Oil and Gas Science and Technology. 69, 1, p. 155-165

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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Exhaust gas recirculation
Large eddy simulation
Pulse code modulation
Liquid fuels
Heptane
24 Citations (Scopus)

Low octane fuel composition effects on the load range capability of partially premixed combustion

Leermakers, C. A. J., Bakker, P. C., Nijssen, B. C. W., Somers, L. M. T. & Johansson, B. H., 2014, In : Fuel. 135, 1, p. 210-222 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Composition effects
Toluene
Ethanol
Nitrogen Oxides
Nitrogen oxides
10 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling of PCCI combustion with FGM tabulated chemistry

Egüz, U., Leermakers, C. A. J., Somers, L. M. T. & Goey, de, L. P. H., 2014, In : Fuel. 118, p. 91-99 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Functionally graded materials
Ignition
Compaction
Nitrogen Oxides
Soot
2013
15 Citations (Scopus)

A study of liquid fuel injection and combustion in a constant volume vessel at diesel engine condition

Hu, Z., Somers, L. M. T., Davies, T., McDougall, A. & Cracknell, R., 2013, In : Fuel. 107, p. 63-73 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Fuel injection
Liquid fuels
Diesel engines
Heptane
Computational fluid dynamics
17 Citations (Scopus)

Butanol-diesel blends for partially premixed combustion

Leermakers, C. A. J., Bakker, P. C., Somers, L. M. T., Goey, de, L. P. H. & Johansson, B. H., 2013, In : SAE International Journal of Fuels and Lubricants. 6, 1, p. 217-229 13 p., 2013-01-1683

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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Butenes
Soot
Antiknock rating
Nitrogen oxides
Engine cylinders
27 Citations (Scopus)

Commercial Naphtha blends for partially premixed combustion

Leermakers, C. A. J., Bakker, P. C., Somers, L. M. T., Goey, de, L. P. H. & Johansson, B. H., 2013, In : SAE International Journal of Fuels and Lubricants. 6, 1, p. 199-216 18 p., 2013-01-1681

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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Naphthas
Soot
Antiknock rating
Nitrogen oxides
Engine cylinders

Experimental study on the impact of operating conditions on PCCI combustion

Leermakers, C. A. J., Luijten, C. C. M., Somers, L. M. T., Goey, de, L. P. H. & Albrecht, B. A., 2013, In : International Journal of Vehicle Design. 62, 1, p. 1-20 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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Smoke
Fuel consumption
Carbon monoxide
Ignition
Hydrocarbons
12 Citations (Scopus)

High-speed characterization of ECN spray a using various diagnostic techniques

Meijer, M., Galle, J., Somers, L. M. T., Griensven, van, J. G. H. & Verhelst, S., 2013, In : SAE International Journal of Engines. 6, 2, p. 1238-1248 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Engines
Computational fluid dynamics
Experiments
Temperature
20 Citations (Scopus)

Manifold resolution study of the FGM method for an igniting diesel spray

Eguz, U., Ayyapureddi, S., Bekdemir, C., Somers, L. M. T. & Goey, de, L. P. H., 2013, In : Fuel. 113, p. 228-238 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Ignition
Time delay
Heptane
Chemical properties
Diesel engines
9 Citations (Scopus)

Predicting auto-ignition characteristics of RCCI combustion using a multi-zone model

Egüz, U., Maes, N. C. J., Leermakers, C. A. J., Somers, L. M. T. & Goey, de, L. P. H., 2013, In : International Journal of Automotive Technology. 14, 5, p. 693-699

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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Ignition
Gasoline
Direct injection
Heptane
Diesel fuels
70 Citations (Scopus)

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

Bekdemir, C., Somers, L. M. T., Goey, de, L. P. H., Tillou, J. & Angelberger, C., 2013, In : Proceedings of the Combustion Institute. 34, 2, p. 3067-3074 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Large eddy simulation
large eddy simulation
Reaction kinetics
ignition
Ignition
7 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
Ignition
Computational fluid dynamics
Exhaust gas recirculation
Heptane
Soot
7 Citations (Scopus)

Temperature measurements of the gas-phase during surrogate diesel injection using two-color toluene LIF

Zegers, R. P. C., Yu, M., Bekdemir, C., Dam, N. J., Luijten, C. C. M. & Goey, de, L. P. H., 2013, In : Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics. 112, 1, p. 7-23 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

laser induced fluorescence
temperature measurement
toluene
injection
vapor phases