Phenomenological Combustion Model for a Quiescent Chamber Diesel Engine
Published October 1, 1981 by SAE International in United States
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A phenomenological model is presented for prediction of the combustion characteristics of a Quiescent Chamber Diesel engine. Predictions with the model have shown acceptable agreement with a range of experimental data.
The major physical processes controlling combustion have been characterised, and the dominant role of air entrainment and turbulent mixing confirmed quantitatively.
CitationDent, J. and Mehta, P., "Phenomenological Combustion Model for a Quiescent Chamber Diesel Engine," SAE Technical Paper 811235, 1981, https://doi.org/10.4271/811235.
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