Browse Publications Technical Papers 1999-01-3291
1999-09-28

Investigation of Performance and Fuel Distribution of a Direct Injection Gas Engine Using LIF Measurement 1999-01-3291

In order to see the effect of injection timing and directions on the performance of a DI gas engine, an experimental engine was prepared, and firing tests were carried out. Also a laser induced fluorescence method was used to see in-cylinder fuel distribution. As the result, following conclusions were obtained. 1) NO2 could be used as a tracer substance to visualize in-cylinder gaseous fuel distribution. 2) Injection timing had large influence on the fuel distribution and the performance of the DI engine. 3) In-cylinder fuel distribution and operation stability of the DI engine was also affected by injection directions.

SAE MOBILUS

Subscribers can view annotate, and download all of SAE's content. Learn More »

Access SAE MOBILUS »

Members save up to 43% off list price.
Login to see discount.
Special Offer: With TechSelect, you decide what SAE Technical Papers you need, when you need them, and how much you want to pay.
X