A Study of the half order modulation control for diesel combustion noise using by model based controller design 2019-01-1416
This model based investigation is carried out in order to control the half order modulation for diesel engines using by virtual calibration approach and proposes a feedback control strategy to mitigate cylinder to cylinder imbalance from asymmetric cylinders torque production. Combustion heat release analysis is performed on test data to understand the root cause of observed cylinder to cylinder pressure variations. The injected fuel variations are shown to cause the observed pressure variations between cylinders. A feedback control strategy based on measured crank shaft position is devised to control the half order modulation to balance the combustion pressure profile between cylinders.This control strategy is implemented in Simulink and is tested in closed-loop with the diesel engine model in AMESim. The closed-loop performance indicates that the half order modulation is considerably improved while having minimal impact on the fuel consumption.
Ki Hwa Lee, Choonggeun Nam, O Jun Kwon, Jung-Hwan Moon, Karthikeyan B, Pascal Giansetti
Hyundai Motor Company, Siemens PLM Software, Siemens Industry Software SAS