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1989 …2023

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2020

A comparison of low-load efficiency optimization on a heavy-duty engine operated with gasoline-diesel RCCI and CDC

Willems, R. C., Deen, N. G., Willems, F. P. T. & Somers, L. M. T., 1 Jan 2020, ASME 2019 Internal Combustion Engine Division Fall Technical Conference, ICEF 2019. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 12 p. V001T03A003

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Experimental study of the combustion and emission characteristics of oxygenated fuels on a heavy-duty diesel engine

Han, J., Wang, S., Maria Vittori, R. & Somers, L. M. T. B., 15 May 2020, In : Fuel. 268, 15 p., 117219.

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

Lucchini, T., Pontoni, D., D’Errico, G. & Somers, B., 1 Jan 2020, In : International Journal of Engine Research. 21, 1, p. 89-100 12 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
49 Downloads (Pure)

On the influence of wall distance and geometry for high-pressure n-dodecane spray flames in a constant-volume chamber

Maes, N., Hooglugt, M., Dam, N., Somers, B. & Hardy, G., 1 Feb 2020, In : International Journal of Engine Research. 21, 2, p. 406-417 12 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)
2019

Comparative study on the effects of inlet heating, inlet boosting, and double-injection strategy on partially premixed combustion

Han, J., Wang, S. & Somers, B., 2 Apr 2019, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2019, 12 p., 2019-01-1149.

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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 25 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
30 Downloads (Pure)

Performance and emission studies in a heavy-duty diesel engine fueled with an N-butanol and N-heptane blend

Wang, S., Han, J. & Somers, B., 2 Apr 2019, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2019, 10 p., 2019-01-0575.

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4 Downloads (Pure)
2018

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 12 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
27 Downloads (Pure)

Effects of different injection strategies and EGR on partially premixed combustion

Han, J., Wang, S. & Somers, L. M. T., 10 Sep 2018, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2018-September, 12 p., 2018-1-1798.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference articleAcademicpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Heavy-duty diesel engine spray combustion processes: experiments and numerical simulations

Maes, N., Dam, N., Somers, B., Lucchini, T., D'Errico, G. & Hardy, G., 10 Sep 2018, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2018-01-01689

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2 Citations (Scopus)
26 Downloads (Pure)

Investigation of late stage conventional diesel combustion - effect of additives

Bakker, P. C., Willems, R., Dam, N., Somers, B., Wakefield, C., Brewer, M. & Cracknell, R., 1 Jan 2018, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2018, 6 p., 2018-01-1787.

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2 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.

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23 Citations (Scopus)
32 Downloads (Pure)

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.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
40 Downloads (Pure)

The impact of operating conditions on post-injection efficacy; a study using design-of-experiments

Willems, R., Bakker, P. C., Dreezen, R. & Somers, B., 1 Jan 2018, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2018-01-0229

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1 Citation (Scopus)
52 Downloads (Pure)
2017

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.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
201 Downloads (Pure)

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

9 Citations (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).

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3 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

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.

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8 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

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.

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15 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

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.

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4 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. 2017-September, 10 p., 2017-24-0086.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
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22 Citations (Scopus)
72 Downloads (Pure)

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, p. 1443-1453 11 p., 2017-01-0744.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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3 Downloads (Pure)

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

8 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

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

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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. 2017-September, p. 1-11 11 p., 2017-24-0089.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

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.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

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.

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14 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

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.

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9 Citations (Scopus)
121 Downloads (Pure)

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.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
92 Downloads (Pure)
2016

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

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46 Citations (Scopus)
74 Downloads (Pure)

Combustion and emission characteristics of a heavy duty engine fueled with two ternary blends of n-heptane/iso-octane and toluene or benzaldehyde

Wang, S., Zhu, X., Somers, L. M. T. & de Goey, L. P. H., 1 Jan 2016, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2016-April, 2016-01-0998.

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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.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
122 Downloads (Pure)

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.

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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

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8 Citations (Scopus)
106 Downloads (Pure)

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.

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209 Downloads (Pure)
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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.

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12 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

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.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
175 Downloads (Pure)

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.

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73 Citations (Scopus)

Spectroscopy study of partially premixed combustion in a light-duty optical engine

Izadi Najafabadi, M., Egelmeers, L. B. A., Dam, N. & Somers, B., 23 Jun 2016.

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2015

Study on low temperature and conventional diesel combustion with fuel blends of RON70

Wang, S., Visser, A. J. M. D. & Somers, L. M. T., 30 Mar 2015. 6 p.

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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).

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11 Citations (Scopus)
16 Downloads (Pure)

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.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)
2014

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

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12 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

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

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18 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

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

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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.

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9 Downloads (Pure)

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.

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28 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)