This theme is connected to the development of smart injection and combustion strategies of future ultra-clean and efficient combustion systems as well as with the after treatment, with a focus on future diesel engines.
Our studies on fuels include:
i) enhanced oil recovery,
ii) use of bio-based fuels based on biomass components such as lignin
iii) using micro-structuring gas-liquid bubbly flow processes to intensify biogas-to-liquid conversion.
Energy from Mild Cyclonic Combustion (E=MC2)
High Hydrogen Gas Turbine Combustor High Pressure Test DEI120081
Development of a heat engine for hydrogen-rich fuel mixtures.
Central-heating boilers development: combustion and thermoacoustics
Center of Excellence in Combustion
Lignin as a feedstock for renewable marine fuels
Argon Power Cycle
FLEXnCONFU - FLEXibilize combined cycle power plant through Power-to-X solutions using non-CONventional fuels
Simon Stevin Meester Award
815259 SmartCHP - Smart and flexible heat and power from biomass derived liquids for small-scale CHP application
STW 14927 HiEff
Combustion model development for low-emission boilers
System based Thermo-Acoustic design of central heating Equipment
TTW 16480 - Making plasma-assisted combustion efficient
Modelling soot emissions of aero engines
POLKA - POLlution Know-how and Abatement GA 813367
TBBE118001 Drop-in biofuels via catalytic hydrogenation of pyrolysis oil for application in the marine sector
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