The SHRL have been awarded a £1.3m EPSRC research grant to study the deformation of microscopic fuel droplets.
Brighton BN2 4GJ, United Kingdom
- Automotive and Aero engine development and testing
- Piston engines and gas-turbines
- Experimental fluid mechanics and heat transfer
Current Research Projects:
- GREEN 3 – Follow-on of the GREEN2 project – Ricardo
- VOLCANO – SGDI combustion strategies – Ricardo
- 2/4CAR – Follow-on of the 2/4SIGHT project – TSB
- GREEN 2 – Follow-on project for Green Heavy Duty Engine – (Ricardo plc.)
- 2/4 SIGHT - 2-stroke/4 Stroke Switching Engine for Passenger Cars. DTI Technology Vehicle Foresight Programme: Environmentally Friendly Transport.
- Green Heavy Duty Engine - European Commission Framework 6: Sustainable Surface Transport
- Engineering Concepts (XE121)
- Experimental Methods (ME209)
- Technology 1 (DP134)
Flow and heat transfer measurements inside a heated multiple rotating cavity with axial throughflowN.D.D. Miché (2008) DPhil thesis. University of Sussex.
The 2/4SIGHT project – development of a multi-cylinder two-stroke/four-stroke switching gasoline engineOsborne, R., Stokes, J., Ceccarini, D., Jackson, N., Lake, T., Joyce, M., Visser, S., Miché, N., Begg, S., Heikal, M., Kalian, N., Zhao, H. and Ma, T. (2008). Proceedings JSAE Annual Congress, May, 2008, no. 79-08. JSAE technical paper series 20085400.
Flow measurements inside a heated multiple rotating cavity with axial throughflowC.A. Long, N.D.D. Miché and P.R.N. Childs (2007) International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow, volume 28, Issue 6, December 2007, Pages 1391-1404.
Gas Flow Analysis of a Uniflow Diesel Aero-EngineN.D.D. Miché (2002) MPhil thesis. University of Brighton.
List of Publications from the University of Brighton Repository:
Panesar, Angad S., MORGAN, ROBERT, MICHE, NICOLAS and HEIKAL, MORGAN (2013) Working fluid selection for a subcritical bottoming cycle applied to a high exhaust gas recirculation engine Energy, 60. pp. 388-400. ISSN 0360-5442
Begg, S.M., De Sercey, G., MichÃ©, N.D.D. and Heikal, M.R. (2010) High-speed video observation and phase Doppler anemometry measurements of oil break-up in a model engine crankcase. In: 23rd Annual Conference on Liquie Atomization and Spray Systems, 6 - 8 September 2010, Brno, Czech Republic.
Begg, Steven, De Sercey, Guillaume, Miche, Nicolas, Heikal, Morgan, Gilchrist, R., Noda, Y., Tsuruoka, Y. and Mamiya, Y. (2010) Experimental investigation of the phenomenon of oil break-up in an engine crankcase Atomization and Sprays, 20 (9). pp. 801-819. ISSN 1044-5110
Osborne, R., Stokes, J., Ceccarini, D., Jackson, N., Lake, T., Joyce, M., Visser, S., Miche, N., Begg, S.M., Heikal, M.R., Kalian, N., Zhao, H. and Ma, T. (2008) The 2/4SIGHT project - development of a multi-cylinder two-stroke/four-stroke switching gasoline engine In: Proceedings JSAE Annual Congress, Milwaukee, Wisconsin USA.
Long, C.A., MichÃ©, N.D.D. and Childs, P.R.N. (2007) Flow measurements inside a heated multiple rotating cavity with axial throughflow International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow, 28 (6). pp. 1391-1404. ISSN 0142-727X