SAE 2014 World Congress & Exhibition

Technical Session Schedule

Wednesday, April 9

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

Room 412 B  1:00 p.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
1:00 p.m. 2014-01-1430
Research of the Primary Breakup of a Planar Liquid Sheet Produced by an Air-Blast Atomizer
Hua Zhou, Tsinghua University; Chia-Fon Lee, Univ. of Illinois; Shi-jin Shuai, Tsinghua University
1:20 p.m. 2014-01-1427
Influence of the Injector Geometry on Primary Breakup in Diesel Injector Systems
Mathis Bode, Felix Diewald, David Oliver Broll, Jan Felix Heyse, ITV, RWTH Aachen University; Vincent Le Chenadec, École Centrale Paris; Heinz Pitsch, ITV, RWTH Aachen University
1:40 p.m. 2014-01-1424
Comparison of Spray Characteristics Measured in an Optical Single Cylinder Diesel Engine with 1D Model
Ezio Mancaruso, Renato Marialto, Luigi Sequino, Bianca Maria Vaglieco, Istituto Motori CNR
2:00 p.m. 2014-01-1434
GDi Nozzle Parameter Studies Using LES and Spray Imaging Methods
Mark A. Shost, Ming-Chia Lai, Wayne State University; Bizhan Befrui, Peter Spiekermann, Daniel L. Varble, Delphi Automotive

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

Planned by Fuels and Lubricants / Powertrain Fuels and Lubricants Activity