Publications 2007 2018

  • 13 h-Index
  • 26 Article
  • 17 Conference contribution
  • 1 Conference article
2018

Performance Assessment of a Single Jet, Dual Diverging Jets, and Dual Converging Jets in an Auxiliary Fueled Turbulent Jet Ignition System

Chinnathambi, P., Thelen, B., Naylor, M., Cook, D. & Toulson, E. Jan 1 2018 In : SAE Technical Papers. 2018-April

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Ignition systems
Orifices
Nozzles
Ignition
Methane
2017
2 Citations
Ignition systems
Orifices
Ignition
Internal combustion engines
Combustion chambers
2 Citations
Ignition
Combustion chambers
Gases
Nitrogen oxides
Orifices
6 Citations

A study of a turbulent jet ignition system fueled with iso-octane: Pressure trace analysis and combustion visualization

Gentz, G., Gholamisheeri, M. & Toulson, E. 2017 In : Applied Energy. 189, p. 385-394 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ignition systems
Trace analysis
visualization
Ignition
Visualization
4 Citations

A study of the turbulent jet flow field in a methane fueled turbulent jet ignition (TJI) system

Gholamisheeri, M., Wichman, I. S. & Toulson, E. Sep 1 2017 In : Combustion and Flame. 183, p. 194-206 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ignition systems
Ignition systems
turbulent jets
jet flow
Methane
3 Citations

CFD Modeling and Experimental Analysis of a Homogeneously Charged Turbulent Jet Ignition System in a Rapid Compression Machine

Gholamisheeri, M., Thelen, B. & Toulson, E. Mar 28 2017 In : SAE Technical Papers. 2017-March, March

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ignition systems
Computational fluid dynamics
Ignition
Methane
Spark plugs
2016
7 Citations
Ignition systems
Electric sparks
Ignition
Orifices
Fluid dynamics
6 Citations

CFD Modeling of an Auxiliary Fueled Turbulent Jet Ignition System in a Rapid Compression Machine

Gholamisheeri, M., Thelen, B., Gentz, G. & Toulson, E. Apr 5 2016 SAE 2016 World Congress and Exhibition. April ed. SAE International, Vol. 2016-April

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Ignition systems
Computational fluid dynamics
Spark plugs
Ignition
Methane
3 Citations
Propane
Ignition
Liquids
Flow interactions
Pressure sensors
9 Citations

Rapid compression machine study of a premixed, variable inlet density and flow rate, confined turbulent jet

Gholamisheeri, M., Thelen, B. C., Gentz, G. R., Wichman, I. S. & Toulson, E. Jul 1 2016 In : Combustion and Flame. 169, p. 321-332 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

turbulent jets
orifices
flow velocity
Flow rate
jet flow
2015
2 Citations

A control-oriented jet ignition combustion model for an SI engine

Song, R., Gentz, G., Zhu, G., Toulson, E. & Schock, H. 2015 Adaptive and Intelligent Systems Control; Advances in Control Design Methods; Advances in Non-Linear and Optimal Control; Advances in Robotics; Advances in Wind Energy Systems; Aerospace Applications; Aerospace Power Optimization; Assistive Robotics; Automotive 2: Hybrid Electric Vehicles; Automotive 3: Internal Combustion Engines; Automotive Engine Control; Battery Management; Bio Engineering Applications; Biomed and Neural Systems; Connected Vehicles; Control of Robotic Systems. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Vol. 1

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electric sparks
Ignition
Engines
Combustion chambers
Precombustion
25 Citations

A study of the influence of orifice diameter on a turbulent jet ignition system through combustion visualization and performance characterization in a rapid compression machine

Gentz, G., Thelen, B., Gholamisheeri, M., Litke, P., Brown, A., Hoke, J. & Toulson, E. Apr 25 2015 In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 81, p. 399-411 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ignition systems
Orifices
Visualization
Nozzles
Ignition
14 Citations

Autoignition behavior of synthetic alternative jet fuels: An examination of chemical composition effects on ignition delays at low to intermediate temperatures

Valco, D., Gentz, G., Allen, C., Colket, M., Edwards, T., Gowdagiri, S., Oehlschlaeger, M. A., Toulson, E. & Lee, T. 2015 In : Proceedings of the Combustion Institute. 35, 3, p. 2983-2991 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Composition effects
jet engine fuels
spontaneous combustion
Jet fuel
Alternative fuels
11 Citations

Combustion Visualization, Performance, and CFD Modeling of a Pre-Chamber Turbulent Jet Ignition System in a Rapid Compression Machine

Gentz, G., Thelen, B., Toulson, E., Litke, P. & Hoke, J. Apr 14 2015 In : SAE International Journal of Engines. 8, 2, p. 538-546 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ignition systems
Orifices
Computational fluid dynamics
Visualization
Ignition
8 Citations

Computational Study of a Turbulent Jet Ignition System for Lean Burn Operation in a Rapid Compression Machine

Thelen, B. C., Gentz, G. & Toulson, E. Apr 14 2015 SAE Technical Papers. April ed. SAE International, Vol. 2015-April

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Ignition systems
Computational fluid dynamics
Orifices
Turbulence models
Propane
2014

Autoignition behavior of synthetic alternative jet fuels and blends in a rapid compression machine

Valco, D., Gentz, G., Colket, M., Toulson, E. & Lee, T. 2014 52nd Aerospace Sciences Meeting. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Jet fuel
Alternative fuels
Compaction
Chemical properties
Ignition
1 Citations

Autoignition Behavior of Synthetic Alternative Jet Fuels and Blends in a Rapid Compression Machine

Valco, D., Gentz, G., Colket, M., Toulson, E. & Lee, T. 2014 52nd AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting - AIAA Science and Technology Forum and Exposition, SciTech 2014. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

jet engine fuels
spontaneous combustion
alternative fuel
Jet fuel
Alternative fuels
2013
9 Citations

A study of an energetically enhanced plasma ignition system for internal combustion engines

Thelen, B. C., Chun, D., Toulson, E. & Lee, T. 2013 In : IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science. 41, 12, p. 3223-3232 10 p., 6657762

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ignition systems
internal combustion engines
engines
radio frequencies
dynamometers
1 Citations

Autoignition behavior of petroleum-based and hydroprocessed renewable jet fuel blends in a rapid compression machine

Valco, D., Allen, C., Toulson, E. & Lee, T. 2013 51st AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting including the New Horizons Forum and Aerospace Exposition 2013.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

jet engine fuels
spontaneous combustion
Jet fuel
crude oil
Crude oil
15 Citations

Characterization of the effect of fatty ester composition on the ignition behavior of biodiesel fuel sprays

Allen, C., Toulson, E., Tepe, D., Schock, H., Miller, D. & Lee, T. 2013 In : Fuel. 111, p. 659-669 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofuels
Biodiesel
Ignition
Esters
Chemical analysis
40 Citations

Ignition behavior and surrogate modeling of JP-8 and of camelina and tallow hydrotreated renewable jet fuels at low temperatures

Allen, C., Valco, D., Toulson, E., Edwards, T. & Lee, T. Feb 2013 In : Combustion and Flame. 160, 2, p. 232-239 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

jet engine fuels
Jet fuel
ignition
Ignition
spontaneous combustion
8 Citations

JP-5 and HRJ-5 autoignition characteristics and surrogate modeling

Allen, C., Valco, D., Toulson, E., Yoo, J. H. & Lee, T. Dec 19 2013 In : Energy and Fuels. 27, 12, p. 7790-7799 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Negative temperature coefficient
Ignition
Time delay
Kerosene
Temperature
2012
29 Citations
jet engine fuels
spontaneous combustion
Jet fuel
Compaction
preparation
30 Citations

Spark ignition and pre-chamber turbulent jet ignition combustion visualization

Attard, W. P., Toulson, E., Huisjen, A., Chen, X., Zhu, G. & Schock, H. 2012 SAE Technical Papers.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electric sparks
Ignition
Visualization
Internal combustion engines
Natural gas
4 Citations

Visualization of propane and natural gas spark ignition and turbulent jet ignition combustion

Toulson, E., Huisjen, A., Chen, X., Squibb, C., Zhu, G., Schock, H. & Attard, W. P. 2012 SAE Technical Papers. Vol. 4

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electric sparks
Propane
Ignition
Natural gas
Visualization
20 Citations

Visualization of Propane and Natural Gas Spark Ignition and Turbulent Jet Ignition Combustion

Toulson, E., Huisjen, A., Chen, X., Squibb, C., Zhu, G., Schock, H. & Attard, W. P. Oct 23 2012 In : SAE International Journal of Engines. 5, 4, p. 1821-1835 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electric sparks
Propane
Ignition
Natural gas
Visualization
2011
101 Citations

An aerosol rapid compression machine for studying energetic-nanoparticle- enhanced combustion of liquid fuels

Allen, C., Mittal, G., Sung, C. J., Toulson, E. & Lee, T. 2011 In : Proceedings of the Combustion Institute. 33, 2, p. 3367-3374 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

liquid fuels
Liquid fuels
Aerosols
aerosols
Nanoparticles
13 Citations

Ignition characteristics of diesel and canola biodiesel sprays in the low-temperature combustion regime

Allen, C. M., Toulson, E., Hung, D. L. S., Schock, H., Miller, D. & Lee, T. Jul 21 2011 In : Energy and Fuels. 25, 7, p. 2896-2908 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofuels
Biodiesel
Ignition
Temperature
Diesel engines
5 Citations

Modeling the autoignition of fuel blends with a multistep model

Toulson, E., Allen, C. M., Miller, D. J., McFarlane, J., Schock, H. J. & Lee, T. Feb 17 2011 In : Energy and Fuels. 25, 2, p. 632-639 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofuels
Heptane
Biodiesel
Ignition
Diesel engines
2010
16 Citations

Abnormal combustion including mega knock in a 60% downsized highly turbocharged PFI engine

Attard, W. P., Toulson, E., Watson, H. & Hamori, F. 2010 SAE Technical Papers.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Combustion knock
Engines
Fuel consumption
Powertrains
Fuel injection
72 Citations

A review of pre-chamber initiated jet ignition combustion systems

Toulson, E., Schock, H. J. & Attard, W. P. 2010 SAE Technical Papers.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Ignition systems
Internal combustion engines
Ignition
49 Citations

A turbulent jet ignition pre-chamber combustion system for large fuel economy improvements in a modern vehicle powertrain

Attard, W. P., Fraser, N., Parsons, P. & Toulson, E. Dec 2010 In : SAE International Journal of Engines. 3, 2, p. 20-37 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Powertrains
Fuel economy
Combustion chambers
Ignition
Ignition systems
4 Citations

Combustion system development and analysis of a carbureted and PFI normally aspirated small engine

Attard, W. P., Toulson, E., Hamori, F. & Watson, H. C. 2010 SAE Technical Papers.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Engines
Engine cylinders
Compression ratio (machinery)
Brakes
Fuel injection
2 Citations

Combustion system development and analysis of a downsized highly turbocharged PFI small engine

Attard, W. P., Toulson, E., Hamori, F. & Watson, H. C. Dec 2010 In : SAE International Journal of Engines. 3, 2, p. 511-528 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Engines
Powertrains
Combustion knock
Vehicle performance
Engine cylinders
8 Citations

Modeling the auto-ignition of oxygenated fuels using a multistep model

Toulson, E., Allen, C. M., Miller, D. J. & Lee, T. Feb 18 2010 In : Energy and Fuels. 24, 2, p. 888-896 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ignition
Reaction kinetics
Biofuels
Biodiesel
Esters
12 Citations

Optimization of a multi-step model for the auto-ignition of dimethyl ether in a rapid compression machine

Toulson, E., Allen, C. M., Miller, D. J., Schock, H. J. & Lee, T. Jun 17 2010 In : Energy and Fuels. 24, 6, p. 3510-3516 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ignition
Ethers
Kinetic parameters
dimethyl ether
Temperature
2009
25 Citations

Gas assisted jet ignition of ultra-lean LPG in a spark ignition engine

Toulson, E., Watson, H. C. & Attard, W. P. 2009 SAE Technical Papers.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Liquefied petroleum gas
Internal combustion engines
Ignition
Gases
Ignition systems
18 Citations

Modeling alternative prechamber fuels in jet assisted ignition of gasoline and LPG

Toulson, E., Watson, H. C. & Attard, W. P. 2009 SAE Technical Papers.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Alternative fuels
Liquefied petroleum gas
Gasoline
Ignition
Combustion chambers
2007
3 Citations

Compression ratio effects on performance, efficiency, emissions and combustion in a carbureted and PFI small engine

Attard, W. P., Konidaris, S., Hamori, F., Toulson, E. & Watson, H. C. 2007 SAE Technical Papers.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Fuel injection
Engines
Brakes
Engine cylinders
Internal combustion engines
11 Citations

The effects of hot and cool EGR with hydrogen assisted jet ignition

Toulson, E., Watson, H. C. & Attard, W. P. 2007 SAE Technical Papers.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Exhaust gas recirculation
Ignition
Hydrogen
Hydrocarbons
Engines
5 Citations

The feasibility of downsizing a 1.25 liter normally aspirated engine to a 0.43 liter highly turbocharged engine

Attard, W. P., Konidaris, S., Toulson, E. & Watson, H. C. 2007 SAE Technical Papers. Vol. 15

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Engines
Brakes
Engine cylinders
Compression ratio (machinery)
Electric sparks

The Feasibility of Downsizing a 1.25 Liter Normally Aspirated Engine to a 0.43 Liter Highly Turbocharged Engine

Attard, W. P., Konidaris, S., Toulson, E. & Watson, H. C. 2007 In : SAE Technical Papers. 2007-September

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Engines
Brakes
Engine cylinders
Compression ratio (machinery)
Electric sparks
10 Citations

The lean limit and emissions at near-idle for a gasoline HAJI system with alternative pre-chamber fuels

Toulson, E., Watson, H. C. & Attard, W. P. 2007 SAE Technical Papers. Vol. 15

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Ignition systems
Gasoline
Ignition
Hydrogen
Liquefied petroleum gas
1 Citations

The Lean Limit and Emissions at Near-Idle for a Gasoline HAJI System with Alternative Pre-Chamber Fuels

Toulson, E., Watson, H. C. & Attard, W. P. 2007 In : SAE Technical Papers. 2007-September

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ignition systems
Gasoline
Ignition
Hydrogen
Liquefied petroleum gas