SAE 2014 International Powertrain, Fuels & Lubricants Meeting

Technical Session Schedule

Tuesday, October 21

High Efficiency IC Engines Concepts (Part 1)
(Session Code: FFL170)

Room Executive Room 2  13:30

This session focuses on technologies such as advanced and partially mixed combustion, cooled EGR boosting, ignition and direct injection technologies, pressure boosting, intelligent combustion, thermal efficiency, fully variable valvetrains, and other new and developing technologies.

Organizers - Tarek M. Abdel-Salam, East Carolina University; Thomas Edward Briggs, Southwest Research Institute; Yu Zhang, Aramco Services Company
Chairpersons - Magnus Sjoberg, Sandia National Laboratories; Guohong Tian, Newcastle University

Time Paper No. Title
13:30 2014-01-2603
Methodology for Combustion Analysis of a Spark Ignition Engine Incorporating a Pre-Chamber Combustor
Michael Bunce, Hugh Blaxill, MAHLE Powertrain LLC
Potential of a Variable Compression Ratio Gasoline SI Engine with Very High Expansion Ratio and Variable Valve Actuation
Paul Ferrey, MCE 5 Development; Yves Miehe, Cyrille Constensou, Vincent Collee, MCE-5 Development
14:30 2014-01-2598
Stabilization of Highly Diluted Gasoline Direct Injection Engine Using Innovative Ignition Systems
Guillaume Pilla, Loic Francqueville, IFP Energies Nouvelles
15:00 2014-01-2602
Crevice Volume Effect on Spark Ignition Engine Efficiency
Patrick Smith, Wai K. Cheng, John Heywood, Massachusetts Institute of Tech.
Performance Sensitivity to Exhaust Valves and Turbine Parameters on a Turbocompound Engine with Divided Exhaust Period (Written Only -- No Oral Presentation)
Habib Aghaali, Hans-Erik Angstrom, Royal Institute 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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