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I-Internal Combustion Engineering

Course Code :2318FTIICE
Study domain:Electromechanics
Academic year:2019-2020
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:24
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:English
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Ivan Verhaert

3. Course contents *

Principles of operation of modern engines and combustion in Otto and diesel engines.
Thermodynamic and gas dynamic study of piston engines: theoretical cycles of normally aspirated engines, actual circuit, pressure waves in the intake and exhaust of piston engines, heat transfer, indicators.
Friction, lubrication and mechanical efficiency.
Mechanisms of origin of exhaust components. 
New technologies and exhaust gas treatment systems for gasoline and diesel engines.
Trends in engine technologies: downsizing, turbo charging, HCCI.