VECTIS Publications

VECTIS Publications

Available VECTIS Publications

  • Development of a New 2.0L I4 Turbocharged Gasoline Direct Injection Engine (SAE 2016-01-1017)

  • Development of a New 1.5L I4 Turbocharged Gasoline Direct Injection Engine (SAE 2016-01-1020)

  • Development of New 3.5 L V6 Turbocharged Gasoline Direct Injection Engine (SAE 2016-01-1012)

  • Estimation of Performance Characteristics of a Split Cycle Based SI Engine (SAE 2016-28-0090)

  • The Drive for Minimum Fuel Consumption of Passenger Car Diesels: An Analytical Study to Evaluate Key Architectural Choices (SAE 2015-24-2519)

  • Predictive Simulation of PFI Engine Combustion and Emission (SAE 2013-32-9169)

  • Performance Development of a New Tier 4 Final Engine Family below 56 kW (SAE 2013-24-0125)

  • Effects of Intake Port Geometry on the Performance of an SI Engine (SAE 2011-32-0506)

  • Multiple-Cylinder Diesel Engine CFD Simulation Using VECTIS  (SAE 2009-32-0164)

Legacy publications

  • Intake manifold optimization using CFD analysis, click here
  • A practical approach to water jacket flow analysis, click here
  • Application of LDA and PIV techniques to the validation of VECTIS using boundary mesh motion, click here
  • Underhood airflow prediction using VECTIS coupled to a 1-D system model, click here
  • Combined WAVE-VECTIS simulation of an intake manifold of V6 PFI gasoline engine, click here
  • The use of VECTIS in Honda's VTEC lean burn engine development, click here
  • Coupled WAVE-VECTIS simulation of an intake restricted engine, click here

Relevant resources

Application in combustion system development using VECTIS

Application in combustion system development using VECTIS

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Improving climate measurements modelling the airflow distortion over ships

Improving climate measurements modelling the airflow dist...

National Oceanography Centre Southhampton provides insight into improving climate... Download
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Diesel engine piston-bowl shape optimization by 3D CFD analysis

Diesel engine piston-bowl shape optimization by 3D CFD an...

Development of a 6 cylinder – 250KVA power generation engine is in progress in... Download
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Simulation and analysis drives success

Simulation and analysis drives success

Ricardo delivered the upgraded engine, driveline and exhaust of the BMW K1300... Download
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A practical approach to water jacket flow analysis

A practical approach to water jacket flow analysis

The process of optimization of the cooling system in a diesel engine involves the... Download
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Application of LDA and PIV techniques to the validation of VECTIS

Application of LDA and PIV techniques to the validation o...

The work presented in this article was to validate the new, advanced boundary... Download
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