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Title: Light-duty diesel engine development status and engine needs

This report reviews, assesses, and summarizes the research and development status of diesel engine technology applicable to light-duty vehicles. In addition, it identifies specific basic and applied research and development needs in light-duty diesel technology and related health areas where initial or increased participation by the US Government would be desirable. The material presented in this report updates information provided in the first diesel engine status report prepared by the Aerospace Corporation for the Department of Energy in September, 1978.
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
6769170
Report Number(s):
DOE/CS/52184-01
DOE Contract Number:
AC03-78CS52184
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Research Org:
Aerospace Corp., El Segundo, CA (USA). Eastern Technical Div.
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
33 ADVANCED PROPULSION SYSTEMS; AUTOMOBILES; DIESEL ENGINES; DESIGN; ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS; PERFORMANCE; RESEARCH PROGRAMS; AIR POLLUTION CONTROL; COMBUSTION PRODUCTS; EXHAUST GASES; FUEL ADDITIVES; HEALTH HAZARDS; NOISE; OPERATION; POLLUTION REGULATIONS; ADDITIVES; ENGINES; FLUIDS; GASEOUS WASTES; GASES; HAZARDS; HEAT ENGINES; INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES; POLLUTION CONTROL; REGULATIONS; VEHICLES; WASTES 330102* -- Internal Combustion Engines-- Diesel