Statistical Analysis to Export an Equation in Order to Determine Heat of Combustion in Blends of Diesel Fuel with Biodiesel

  • C. G. Tsanaktsidis
  • V. M. Basileiadis
  • K. G. Spinthoropoulos
  • S. G. Christidis
  • A. Ε. Garefalakis
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 152)


Herein we try to export equations which describe the variation of heat of combustion in blends of Diesel fuel with Biodiesel. Using specific volume of these blends, we determine heat of combustion, in order to study the contribution of each kind of Biodiesel and we convert the statistical data into mathematic relations as a specific formula, attempting to achieve an empirical evaluation.


Data Envelopment Analysis Standardize Residual Dispersion Diagram Amyl Alcohol Pure Diesel 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. G. Tsanaktsidis
    • 1
  • V. M. Basileiadis
    • 1
  • K. G. Spinthoropoulos
    • 2
  • S. G. Christidis
    • 1
  • A. Ε. Garefalakis
    • 3
  1. 1.Laboratory of Qualitative Fuel Control, Department of Pollution Control and TechnologiesTechnological Education Institute of Western MacedoniaKozaniGreece
  2. 2.Department of Financial ApplicationsTechnological Education Institute of Western MacedoniaKozaniGreece
  3. 3.Department of AccountingTechnological Education Institute of Crete EstauromenosHeraklionGreece

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