SAE 2014 World Congress & Exhibition

Technical Session Schedule

Wednesday, April 9

Fuel Injection and Sprays - Spray Modeling (Part 1 of 2)
(Session Code: PFL322)

Room 412 B  8:00 a.m.

This session is devoted to experimental and computational work in the area of fuel injection systems and sprays. Topics include: spray characterization, cavitation, multi-phase jet modeling, CFD models for spray processes, wall films and impingement, hydraulic circuit analysis, and dissolved gas effects. Studies of both gasoline and diesel fuel sprays and fuel injection equipment are encouraged.

Organizers - Tarek M. Abdel-Salam, East Carolina University; Essam El-Hannouny, Argonne National Laboratory; Jacqueline O'Connor, Sandia National Laboratories
Chairpersons - Tarek Abdel-Salam, East Carolina University; Michele Battistoni, Universita degli Studi di Perugia; Sibendu Som, Argonne National Laboratory

Time Paper No. Title
8:00 a.m. 2014-01-1418
Simulation of the First Millimeters of the Diesel Spray by an Eulerian Spray Atomization Model Applied on ECN Spray A Injector
José María Desantes, Raúl Payri, Jaime Gimeno, Pedro Marti-Aldaravi, Universitat Politècnica de València
8:20 a.m. 2014-01-1431
Non-classical Orifice Characterization
Kenth Svensson, Chad Koci, Caterpillar
8:40 a.m. 2014-01-1417
Comparison of Spray Structures of Diesel and Gasoline Using Modified Evaporation Model in Openfoam CFD Package
Donghoon Kim, Kihyun Kim, Korea Advanced Inst of Science & Tech
9:00 a.m. 2014-01-1419
Influence of Injector Diameter (0.2-1.2 mm range) on Diesel Spray Combustion: Measurements and CFD Simulations
Michele Bolla, Aleš Srna, Yuri M. Wright, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology; Beat Von Rotz, Kai Herrmann, Wärtsilä Switzerland Ltd.; Konstantinos Boulouchos, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
9:20 a.m. 2014-01-1428
Influence of Cylindrical, k, and ks Diesel Nozzle Shape on the Injector Internal Flow Field and on the Emerging Spray Characteristics
Federico Brusiani, Gian Marco Bianchi, Stefania Falfari, University of Bologna; Angelo Onorati, Tommaso Lucchini, Politecnico di Milano; Rita Di Gioia, Magneti Marelli Powertrain SPA
9:40 a.m. 2014-01-1423
Numerical Simulations of Supersonic Diesel Spray Injection and the Induced Shock Waves
Shaoping Quan, Meizhong Dai, Eric Pomraning, P. K. Senecal, Keith Richards, Convergent Science Inc.; Sibendu Som, Argonne National Laboratory; Scott Skeen, Julien Manin, Lyle M. Pickett, Sandia National Laboratories
10:00 a.m. 2014-01-1421
Numerical Simulation Study of Cavitating Nozzle Flow and Spray Propagation with Respect to Liquid Compressibility Effects
David Greif, AVL-AST d.o.o.; Wilfried Edelbauer, AVL LIST GmbH; Jure Strucl, AVL-AST d.o.o.
10:20 a.m. 2014-01-1425
Eulerian CFD Modeling of Coupled Nozzle Flow and Spray with Validation Against X-Ray Radiography Data
Qingluan Xue, Argonne National Laboratory; Michele Battistoni, Universita degli Studi di Perugia; Sibendu Som, Argonne National Laboratory; Shaoping Quan, P. K. Senecal, Eric Pomraning, Convergent Science Inc.; David Schmidt, Univ. of Massachusetts
10:40 a.m. 2014-01-1422
Numerical characterization of two alternative-to-diesel fuels using a moments spray model
Nwabueze Emekwuru, Univ. of Wolverhampton
11:00 a.m. 2014-01-1433
Modelling of Liquid Fuel Spray in Non-Isothermal Environments
Ogheneruona E. Diemuodeke, Cranfield Univ. ; Univ. of Port Harcourt; Ilai Sher, Cranfield University
11:20 a.m. 2014-01-1429
Effects of Real-Fluid Thermodynamics on High-Pressure Fuel Injection Processes
Joseph Oefelein, Guilhem Lacaze, Rainer Dahms, Anthony Ruiz, Sandia National Laboratories; Antony Misdariis, Renault SAS
11:40 a.m. 2014-01-1426
Effect of Off-Axis Needle Motion on Internal Nozzle and Near Exit Flow in a Multi-Hole Diesel Injector
Michele Battistoni, Universita degli Studi di Perugia; Qingluan Xue, Sibendu Som, Argonne National Laboratory; Eric Pomraning, Convergent Science Inc.

The papers in this session are available in SAE Technical Paper Collection, COLL-TP-00398 and SUB-TP-00009, and also individually. To purchase visit

Planned by Fuels and Lubricants / Powertrain Fuels and Lubricants Activity