Journal Articles

  1. Valentin Soloiu, Jose Moncada, Remi Gaubert, Martin Muiños, Spencer Harp, Marcel Ilie, Andrew Zdanowicz, Gustavo Molina, 2018, “LTC (low-temperature combustion) analysis of PCCI (premixed charge compression ignition) with n-butanol and cotton seed biodiesel versus combustion and emissions characteristics of their binary mixtures,” Renewable Energy, 123, pp. 323-333. doi: 10.1016/j.renene.2018.02.061
  2. Molina, Gustavo J., Fnu Aktaruzzaman, Valentin Soloiu, Mosfequr Rahman and Kenshantis Martin. “Development and Assessment of a New Flow-Through Test Instrument to Study Wear and Erosion Effects of Nanofluids,” International Journal of Surface Engineering and Interdisciplinary Materials Science (IJSEIMS) 5 (2017): 1, accessed (August 13, 2018), doi:10.4018/IJSEIMS.2017010104
  3. Molina, Gustavo J., Fnu Aktaruzzaman, Valentin Soloiu and Mosfequr Rahman. “Design and Testing of a Jet-Impingement Instrument to Study Surface-Modification Effects by Nanofluids,” International Journal of Surface Engineering and Interdisciplinary Materials Science (IJSEIMS) 5 (2017): 2, accessed (August 13, 2018), doi: 10.4018/IJSEIMS.2017070104
  4. Simons, E. and Soloiu, V., 2017, “Reduction of Aircraft Gas Turbine Noise with New Synthetic Fuels and Sound Insulation Materials,” Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2603(1), pp. 50-64. doi: 10.3141%2F2603-06
  5. Soloiu, V., Harp, S., Watson, C., Muinos, M. et al., “Performance of an IDI Engine Fueled with Fatty Acid Methyl Esters Formulated from Cotton Seeds Oils,” SAE Int. J. Fuels Lubr. 8(2):277-289, 2015, doi: 10.4271/2015-01-0806.
  6. Luo, X., Yu, X., Zha, K., Jansons, M. et al., “In-Cylinder Wall Temperature Influence on Unburned Hydrocarbon Emissions During Transitional Period in an Optical Engine Using a Laser-Induced Phosphorescence Technique,” SAE Int. J. Engines 7(2):995-1002, 2014, doi: 10.4271/2014-01-1373.
  7. Gustavo J. Molina, Fnu Aktaruzzaman, Whitney Stregles, Valentin Soloiu, and Mosfequr Rahman, “Jet-Impingement Effects of Alumina-Nanofluid on Aluminum and Copper,” Advances in Tribology, vol. 2014, Article ID 476175, 8 pages, 2014. doi: 10.1155/2014/476175.
  8. Soloiu, V., Duggan, M., Harp, S., Vlcek, B., and Williams, D., 2013, “PFI (port fuel injection) of n-butanol and direct injection of biodiesel to attain LTC (low-temperature combustion) for low-emissions idling in a compression engine,” Energy, 52, pp. 143-154. doi: 10.1016/j.energy.2013.01.023
  9. Soloiu VV, Covington AA. Performance of a Direct Injection Diesel Engine Fueled by a Heavy Oil With the Addition of Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) Polymer. ASME. J. Eng. Gas Turbines Power. 2012;134(4):044503-044503-4. doi:10.1115/1.4004481.
  10. Valentin Soloiu, Jabeous Weaver, Henry Ochieng, Brian Vlcek, Christopher Butts, and Marcis Jansons, 2013, “Evaluation of Peanut Fatty Acid Methyl Ester Sprays, Combustion, and Emissions, for Use in an Indirect Injection Diesel Engine” Energy & Fuels, 27 (5), pp. 2608-2618. doi: 10.1021/ef302069d

Conference Proceedings

Last updated: 8/13/2018

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