Table of Contents

  • Introduction to SI engine combustion & flame propagation
  • Impact on human health and environment
  • Fossil fuel energy outlook
  • Strategies to control emission and improve fuel economy
  • HC and NOx emissions from SI engines
  • Variable valve timing and lift
  • Volumetric efficiency
  • Exhaust catalytic reaction
  • Individual cylinder control of combustion
  • Cylinder deactivation
  • Partial-lean operation
  • Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI) engine
  • Homogeneously-Charged Compression-Ignition (HCCI) and Low Temperature Combustion (LTC)
  • Variable compression and ignition system improvements
  • Summary and conclusions


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