Chapter 5.10. Porous Media in Internal Combustion Engines

  1. Dr. Michael Scheffler2 and
  2. Prof. Ing. Paolo Colombo3
  1. Miroslaw Weclas

Published Online: 24 MAR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/3527606696.ch5j

Cellular Ceramics: Structure, Manufacturing, Properties and Applications

Cellular Ceramics: Structure, Manufacturing, Properties and Applications

How to Cite

Weclas, M. (2005) Porous Media in Internal Combustion Engines, in Cellular Ceramics: Structure, Manufacturing, Properties and Applications (eds M. Scheffler and P. Colombo), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527606696.ch5j

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Materials Science & Engineering, University of Washington, 418 Roberts Hall, Box 352120, Seattle, WA 98195-2120, USA

  2. 3

    Dipartimento di Chimica Applicata, e Scienza dei Materiali, Università di Bologna, V. le Risorgimento 2, 40136 Bologna, Italy

Author Information

  1. University of Applied Sciences, Institute of Vehicle Technology, Nürnberg, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 MAR 2006
  2. Published Print: 9 MAY 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527313204

Online ISBN: 9783527606696

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Keywords:

  • cellular ceramics;
  • applications;
  • porous media;
  • internal combustion engines;
  • homogeneous combustion processes;
  • porous-medium technology;
  • intelligent engine concept;
  • porous media chamber for mixture formation;
  • two-stage combustion system

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Novel Engine Combustion Concepts with Homogeneous Combustion Processes

  • Application of Porous-Medium Technology in IC Engines

  • The PM Engine Concept: Internal Combustion Engine with Mixture Formation and Homogeneous Combustion in a PM Reactor

    • PM Engine with Closed PM Chamber

    • PM Engine with Open PM Chamber

  • An Update of the MDI Engine Concept: Intelligent Engine Concept with PM Chamber for Mixture Formation

  • Two-Stage Combustion System for DI Diesel Engine

  • Summary