Using Fuel Figures to Evaluate Pre-ignition in Gasoline Engines
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This article is the result of a completed research submission of Research Association for Combustion Engines e. V. (FVV, Frankfurt), which was prepared at the Institute for Powertrains and Automotive Technology (IFA) of the Vienna University of Technology under the direction of Prof. Dr.-Ing. Bernhard Geringer and at the Institute for Combustion Engines at the RWTH Aachen University under the direction of Prof. Dr.-Ing. Stefan Pischinger. We are grateful to the Fachagentur Nachwachsende Rohstoffe e. V., the FVV, the Fachverband der Fahrzeugindustrie Österreichs, Südzucker AG and Rofa Vienna for financial support and OMV AG for providing the comprehensive fuel matrix. Further thanks are due to Prof. Alexander Heufer, Junior Professor for the Physical and Chemical Foundations of Combustion at the RWTH Aachen for his technical support and participation as well as Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Kramer for leading the accompanying FVV working group.