A discussion of reciprocating engine combustion research needs is presented. Results of a survey ranking 31 specific research topics are also given. The twenty-three respondents gave the five highest grades to: particulate formation and oxidation mechanisms, high temperature ring friction, end gas heat transfer and high pressure transient fuel spray studies.

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  • Supplemental Notes:
    • International Congress and Exposition, Detroit, Michigan, February 25-March 1, 1985. Reprinted from P-156, Engine Combustion Analysis: New Approaches.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)

    400 Commonwealth Drive
    Warrendale, PA  United States  15096
  • Authors:
    • Borman, G
  • Publication Date: 1985-2

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  • Features: Appendices; Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 101-112
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00452384
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SAE 850398 Reprint, HS-039 398
  • Files: HSL, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 31 1986 12:00AM