Internal combustion engine laboratory

Infrastructure

Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Engineering and Technology

Type of infrastructure

  • Equipment

Description

The facility comprises 13 engine test cells, of which 12 in the M-building and one at the division of Combustion Physics. These contain 15 engine test beds, each including a dynamometer, engine hardware and control system. Each test cell has access to exhaust emission analyzers. Most engines are heavy duty engines, four are light duty engines, one is a CFR engine (specialized for fuel research), and one is a medium speed gas engine. Six of the engines are optically accessible.

Equipment and resources

Horiba Mexa 7000 and AVL AMAi60 exhaust emission analyzers.

Services provided

All data are generated, stored and transferred locally.

No services are available.

Management of the infrastructure

Management team of the division of Combustion Engines.

Available for loan

Available for loan - internal only

Terms of access:

The facility is used by the division’s research projects as well as those of collaborating groups, i.e. combustion physics, automatic control, and aerosol technology.