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Title: System for particulate matter sensor signal processing

Abstract

A system having a particulate matter sensor in an exhaust stream of an engine upstream from a particulate filter and another such sensor downstream from the filter. There may also be an exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) control on the engine. The amount of particulate matter in or loading of the filter may be determined by the upstream filter. The working condition of the filter may be determined by the downstream sensor. The filter may have a heater and control for providing operational and particulate matter burn-off temperatures to the filter. A processor may be connected to the sensors, the EGR control and the filter heater control.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Honeywell International Inc., Morristown, NJ (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1531639
Patent Number(s):
7765792
Application Number:
11/163,546
Assignee:
Honeywell International Inc. (Morristown, NJ)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
F - MECHANICAL ENGINEERING F01 - MACHINES OR ENGINES IN GENERAL F01N - GAS-FLOW SILENCERS OR EXHAUST APPARATUS FOR MACHINES OR ENGINES IN GENERAL
F - MECHANICAL ENGINEERING F02 - COMBUSTION ENGINES F02D - CONTROLLING COMBUSTION ENGINES
DOE Contract Number:  
FC04-02AL67636
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2005-10-21
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Rhodes, Michael L., Krafthefer, Brian C., Kittleson, David B., and Ma, Hongbin. System for particulate matter sensor signal processing. United States: N. p., 2010. Web.
Rhodes, Michael L., Krafthefer, Brian C., Kittleson, David B., & Ma, Hongbin. System for particulate matter sensor signal processing. United States.
Rhodes, Michael L., Krafthefer, Brian C., Kittleson, David B., and Ma, Hongbin. Tue . "System for particulate matter sensor signal processing". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1531639.
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