AU 701 (A) Alternative fuels and pollution Control AU, 7th (V) Semester Revised syllabus Automobile Engineering(AU)
Unit-II Alternate Fuels: Alcohols-CNG-LPG vegetable oils- Hydrogen and Biogas properties performance and Emission characteristics. Solid fuels coal and wood Ash fusibility test; Modification requited use of Alternate fuels in SI and CI engines- Combustion equation; conversion of gravimetric to volumetric analysis flue gas analysis.
Unit-III Renewable sources of energies Introduction about the solar energy collectors- Concentrating, Flat plate collectors- application wind energy-Bio energy, Geo thermal energy- Chemical energy: Fuel cells, Batteries; Hydrogen energies- Energy conservations in sterling and heat pumps.
Unit-IV Pollutants: Sources from SI and CI Engines, Two Stroke (SI and CI) engine pollution formation; Indian Emission Standards for SI and CI engines; European Emission Standards Comparison with alternate fuel emissions.
Unit-V Pollution control Techniques and Test procedures: Optimization of operating factor- EGRFumigation- Air injection-PCV system (opens Closed) Catalytic Converters-Catalyst use of unleaded petrol.
Gas Analyzers-Different Smoke meters-Different test methods;
Simple layout-Traction batteries-Re charging methods-rating pollution factors, Fuel Cells.
1. Ganesan V., Internal Combustion Engines.
2. Held P.M., High speed Combustion Engines
3. Rai,GD Non Conventional sources of Energy
4. Obert E.F., Internal Combustion Engines.
5. SAE Transaction-Vehicle emission.
6. John. H. Jhonson, Diesel Particulate Emissions Landmark Research