Development of a new biomimetic AdBlue injector

Project: Research

Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Vehicle Engineering
  • Energy Engineering


Research and development of an AdBlue injector based on flash boiling inspired by the Bombardier beetle.

Layman's description

AdBlue injection is an integral part of NOx aftertreatment of diesel exhaust. The proposed injection method has the potential to improve NOx reduction and reduce fuel consumption.
Effective start/end date2017/03/062018/03/05

Collaborative partners


  • Ravenhill, Paul - Swedish Biomimetics 3000 AB (PI)
  • Per Tunestål - Combustion Engines (Supervisor)
  • Larsson, Peter - Swedish Biomimetics 3000 AB (Research student)

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Peter Larsson, Per Tunestål, Öivind Andersson & Lars-Uno Larsson

Swedish Government Agency for Innovation Systems (Vinnova), Swedish Energy Agency


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