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UEGO based measurement of EGR rate and residual gas fraction

Welling, O and Collings, N (2011) UEGO based measurement of EGR rate and residual gas fraction. SAE 2011 World Congress and Exhibition.

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A technique is presented for measuring the exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) and residual gas fraction (RGF) using a fast UEGO based O 2 measurement of the manifold or in-cylinder gases, and of the exhaust gases. The technique has some advantages over the more common CO 2 -based method. In the case of an RGF measurement, fuel interference must be eliminated and special fuelling arrangements are is required. It is shown how a UEGO-based measurement, though sensitive to reactive species in the exhaust (such as H 2 ), as a system reports EGR/ RGF rates faithfully. Preliminary tests showed that EGR and RGF measurements using the O 2 approach agreed well with CO 2 -based measurements. © 2011 SAE International.

Item Type: Article
Divisions: Div A > Energy
Depositing User: Cron Job
Date Deposited: 17 Jul 2017 19:46
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