SAE 2014 International Powertrain, Fuels & Lubricants Meeting

Technical Session Schedule

Monday, October 20

Fluid Flow Measurement & Analysis
(Session Code: FFL140)

Room Executive Room 2  17:30

The focus of this session is the measurement and analysis of in-cylinder and port flows in research and production engines. Topics may including PIV, PTV, LDV, and fluorescent tracer measurements of velocity and turbulence characteristics and modeling analysis of engine flows.

Organizers - Luca Marchitto, Gerardo Valentino, Istituto Motori CNR
Chairpersons - Luca Marchitto, Istituto Motori CNR

Time Paper No. Title
17:30 2014-01-2588
An Assessment of CFD Applied to Steady Flow in a Planar Diffuser Upstream of an Automotive Catalyst Monolith
Sophie Porter, Coventry Univ.; Ahmad Kamal Mat Yamin, Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka; Svetlana Aleksandrova, Stephen Benjamin, Carol A. Roberts, Jonathan Saul, Coventry Univ.
18:00 2014-01-2587
A New Estimation of Swirl Ratio from Steady Flow Rig Testing
Yufeng Li, China North Engine Research Institute
Performance Calculation of a Vehicle Radiator Group Based on CFD Simulation with Modified Standard Functions (Written Only -- No Oral Presentation)
Shui-chang Liu, Zheng-qi Gu, Hunan University of Tech.; Li-fu Li, South China University of Tech.; Yong Zhang, Wan-dong ZHAO, Hunan University of Tech.

The papers in this session are available in SAE Technical Paper Collection, COLL-TP-00442, and also individually. To purchase visit

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