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Title: Effect of waste cooking oil biodiesel on the emissions of a diesel engine
Authors: Cheung, CS 
Man, XJ
Fong, KW
Tsang, OK
Issue Date: 2015
Source: Energy procedia, 2015, v. 66, no. , p. 93-96
Abstract: This paper is focused on investigating the gaseous and particulate emissions of a 4-cyclinder naturalaspirated direct-injection diesel engine fueled with different mixed concentrations of biodiesel and diesel fuel, including pure diesel fuel, B10 (diesel containing 10%vol of biodiesel), B20, B30 and pure biodiesel. Experiments were conducted with five engine loads, corresponding to brake mean effective pressures of 0.165, 0.33, 0.496, 0.661 and 0.753MPa at a constant speed of 1800rpm. The results show that biodiesel leads to reduction of HC, CO and particulate mass concentrations and number concentrations but an increase in NOR. In addition, particulate samples were collected from the diluted exhaust and analyzed using thermogravimetric analyzer/differential scanning calorimetly (TGA/DSC). The TGA results show that with increasing biodiesel in the fuel or decreasing engine load, the volatile mass fraction of the particulate increases and the ignition temperature of the soot decreases.
Keywords: Biodiesel
Diesel engine
Emission
Oxidation
Publisher: Elsevier
Journal: Energy procedia 
EISSN: 1876-6102
DOI: 10.1016/j.egypro.2015.02.050
Description: 12th International Conference on Combustion and Energy Utilisation (ICCEU), Lancaster, England, 29 September-3 October 2014
Rights: © 2015 The Authors. Published by Elsevier Ltd. This is an open access article under the CC BY-NC-ND license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/).
The following publication Cheung, C. S., Man, X. J., Fong, K. W., & Tsang, O. K. (2015). Effect of waste cooking oil biodiesel on the emissions of a diesel engine. Energy Procedia, 66, 93-96 is available athttps://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.egypro.2015.02.050
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