SAE 2014 World Congress & Exhibition

Technical Session Schedule

Tuesday, April 8

Fuel and Additive Effects on Engine Systems (Part 1 of 3)
(Session Code: PFL310)

Room 412 A  9:30 a.m.

This session includes presentations considering how fuel characteristics affect SI engine performance. The inclusion of alcohols in the fuel is also considered.

Organizers - Barbara Goodrich, John Deere Product Engineering Center; Gerald Micklow, Florida Institute of Technology; Paul Richards
Chairpersons - Barbara Goodrich, John Deere Product Engineering Center; Paul Richards

Time Paper No. Title
9:30 a.m. 2014-01-1398
Does Magnetic Fuel Treatment Affect Engine's Performance?
Ahmed A. Abdel-Rehim, Ahmed A.A. Attia, Benha University
9:50 a.m. 2014-01-1397
Octane Response in a Downsized, Highly Boosted Direct Injection Spark Ignition Engine
S.M. Remmert, R.F. Cracknell, R. Head, A. Schuetze, Shell Global Solutions; A.G.J. Lewis, S. Akehurst, Univ. of Bath; J.W.G. Turner, A. Popplewell, Jaguar Land Rover
10:10 a.m. 2014-01-1393
Effects of Ethanol on Performance and Exhaust Emissions from a DI Spark Ignition Engine with Throttled and Unthrottled Operations
Mohammed Moore Ojapah, Hua Zhao, Yan Zhang, Brunel Univ.
10:30 a.m. 2014-01-1382
Characterization of Ethanol-Gasoline Blends Combustion processes and Particle Emissions in a GDI/PFI Small Engine
Francesco Catapano, Silvana Di Iorio, Paolo Sementa, Bianca Maria Vaglieco, Istituto Motori CNR
Performance and Emission Characteristics of a MPI Engine Fueled with Iso-Butanol/Gasoline Blends (Written Only -- No Oral Presentation)
Shashank Sakleshpur Nagaraja, Vinay Ravi, Ravi Teja, Vighnesha Nayak, Kumar G N, NITK Surathkal

The papers in this session are available in SAE Technical Paper Collection, COLL-TP-00388, SUB-TP-00010 and SUB-TP-00012, and also individually. To purchase visit

Planned by Fuels and Lubricants / Powertrain Fuels and Lubricants Activity