Numerical Investigation of Emissions of NOx and CO using Biofuel in Compression Ignition Engine

Research Area: Volume 13, Issue 1, Jan. 2024 Year: 2024
Type of Publication: Article Keywords: Biodiesel, Jatropha, Waste Cooking Oil, Algae, NOX Emission, CO Emission
Authors:
  • O. A. Adeaga
  • A. A. Adegbola
  • I. I. Mokwenye
  • T. T. Salmon
  • A. A. Salis
Journal: IJEIR Volume: 13
Number: 1 Pages: 1-12
Month: January
ISSN: 2277-5668
Abstract:
Biofuel has been discovered as alternative fuel due to potential of being environmentally friendly. Experimental analysis is limited by high cost, time, and evaluation of engine parameters. This study has numerically investigated potentials of biofuel blends as alternative to diesel fuel in terms of reduction in emissions of NOx, and CO using MATLAB interface. Test engine was chosen and various biodiesels were identified. Developed models were used to obtain various emission characteristics in respect to each of the biodiesels at various blends. Three biodiesels (Jatropha, Waste cooking oil (WCO) and Algae) were explored and investigated with relative increase in NOx emission and ranges from Waste Cooking Oil, Jatropha and Algae as 0.0013, 0.0014 to 0.0015 in increasing order respectively at B20 blends of each of the biodiesels. Respective CO emission reduction in Waste Cooking Oil, Jatropha and Algae with values, 0.0064, 0.0091 and 0.0085 in order for B20 blends of each of the biodiesel. For all the emission gases with better properties using biodiesel, significant decrease occurred at lower blends. The study revealed that blend of B20 Waste Cooking Oil biodiesel is environmentally suitable as biofuel for combustion in diesel engine.

Indexed By:

Our Journals

IJECCE
International Journal of Electronics Communication and Computer Engineering
ISSN(Online): 2249 - 071X
ISSN (Print) : 2278 – 4209
www.ijecce.org
Submissions open
IJAIR
International Journal of Agriculture Innovations and Research
ISSN(Online) : 2319 – 1473
www.ijair.org
Submissions open
IJISM
International Journal of Innovation in Science and Mathematics
ISSN : 2347 – 9051
www.ijism.org
Submissions open
IJEIR
International Journal of Engineering Innovations and Research
ISSN(Online) : 2277 – 5668
www.ijeir.org
Submissions are open.

IJAIM
International Journal of Artificial Intelligence and Mechatronics
ISSN(Online) : 2320 – 5121
www.ijaim.org
Submissions open
IJRAS
International Journal of Research in Agricultural Sciences
ISSN(Online) : 2348 – 3997
www.ijras.org
Submissions open

Submission Open

"Submissions Open For Vol. 13,Issue 3, May. - June, 2024"

Click here to submit article.........

Latest Updates

Submissions open

Submissions open

For

"Vol. 13,Issue 3, May. - June, 2024"


 
Published Papers

Accepted Papers are published in

1. Recently Published Issue.

"Volume 13,Issue 2, Mar. - Apr. 2024"


 

Dear Authors

Once author receives paper id, please always mention it in subject of your mail.

"Submissions Open"

Message for Authors