Effect of fuel properties on diesel PM components

Tomohiko Furuhata, Masataka Arai, Mitsuru Yaga, Jay Hwee Lee, Kwang Min Chun

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Abstract

In this study, compositions, size distributions and activation energy in oxidation of diesel PM were investigated. Benzene (C6H6) was mixed to diesel fuel as a promoter of PM formation, and further, ferrocene (Fe(C5H5)2) was added as a promoter for oxidation processes during in-cylinder combustion and after-treatment. The effect of those additions on the PM characteristics was discussed on the basis of measured results such as SOF and dry-soot ratio in PM, primary and aggregate particle size distributions of PM, activation energy of PM oxidation, and PM components with elemental analysis. As a result, it was shown that ferrocene had special effect on the PM size distribution and the activation energy.

Original languageEnglish
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2007 Dec 1
EventJSAE/SAE International Fuels and Lubricants Meeting, JSAE 2007 - Kyoto, Japan
Duration: 2007 Jul 232007 Jul 23

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OtherJSAE/SAE International Fuels and Lubricants Meeting, JSAE 2007
CountryJapan
CityKyoto
Period07/7/2307/7/23

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Automotive Engineering
  • Safety, Risk, Reliability and Quality
  • Pollution
  • Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering

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Furuhata, T., Arai, M., Yaga, M., Lee, J. H., & Chun, K. M. (2007). Effect of fuel properties on diesel PM components. Paper presented at JSAE/SAE International Fuels and Lubricants Meeting, JSAE 2007, Kyoto, Japan. https://doi.org/10.4271/2007-01-1941