Research Organization for Next Generation Vehicles

  • Japan

Research Output 1984 2019

  • 51 Article
  • 50 Conference contribution
  • 2 Conference article
  • 1 Review article
2019

0D/1D turbulent combustion model assessment from an ultra-lean spark ignition engine

Sok, R., Yamaguchi, K. & Kusaka, J., 2019 Mar 25, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2019-March, March

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Internal combustion engines
Engine cylinders
Air
Exhaust gases
Gas emissions
2018

Dependence of environmental performance of plug-in hybrid vehicles on distance traveled

Yang, W. H., Suzuki, T., Kamiya, Y. & Daisho, Y., 2018 Apr 3, 2017 IEEE Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference, VPPC 2017 - Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2018-January. p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Plug-in hybrid vehicles
Plug-in
Charge
performance
cost reduction
1 Citation (Scopus)

Design Trial Production, and Performance Evaluation of an Electric Busfor Running on Expressways

Yang, W. H., Liu, H., Ishii, K., Kamiya, Y., Daisho, Y., Ihara, Y. & Obayashi, S., 2018 Dec 7, 2018 IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Conference, ITSC 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2018-November. p. 1143-1148 6 p. 8569718

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electric vehicles

Effect of fuel injection timing during negative valve overlap period on a GDI-HCCI engine

Sok, R., Kusaka, J., Daisho, Y., Yoshimura, K. & Nakama, K., 2018 Jan 1, Large Bore Engines; Fuels; Advanced Combustion. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Vol. 1.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Fuel injection
Direct injection
Gasoline
Compaction
Engines

Perspectives on next generation vehicles-with a focus on electrifying the vehicles

Daisho, Y., 2018 Jan 1, In : Seimitsu Kogaku Kaishi/Journal of the Japan Society for Precision Engineering. 84, 9, p. 755-760 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2017

Design and evaluation of 'Short-range Frequent-charging-type' and 'Night-charging-type' BE bus

Yang, W. H., Tsukui, I., Izutsu, E., Kamiya, Y. & Daisho, Y., 2017 Jul 25, 2017 IEEE 3rd International Future Energy Electronics Conference and ECCE Asia, IFEEC - ECCE Asia 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 1628-1633 6 p. 7992291

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Battery
Evaluation
Range of data
Transportation routes
Electric batteries

Li-ion battery deterioration evaluation of short range frequent charging electric bus over long-term operation in cold region

Yang, W. H., Wu, Z. D., Eda, K., Kamiya, Y. & Daisho, Y., 2017 Feb 7, 2016 IEEE 2nd Annual Southern Power Electronics Conference, SPEC 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 40DUMMY 7846025

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Deterioration
Lithium-ion batteries

Research on numerical analysis code of oxidation behavior of hydrocarbon on diesel oxidation catalyst

Uenishi, T., Shigeno, G., Shigeno, G., Fukuma, T., Kusaka, J. & Daisho, Y., 2017, COMODIA 2017 - 9th International Conference on Modeling and Diagnostics for Advanved Engine Systems. Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Numerical analysis
Hydrocarbons
Oxidation
Catalysts
Adsorption
2016
5 Citations (Scopus)

An Investigation on the Ignition Characteristics of Lubricant Component Containing Fuel Droplets Using Rapid Compression and Expansion Machine

Kassai, M., Shiraishi, T., Noda, T., Hirabe, M., Wakabayashi, Y., Kusaka, J. & Daisho, Y., 2016 Jan 1, In : SAE International Journal of Fuels and Lubricants. 9, 3, p. 469-480 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lubricants
Ignition
Compaction
Air
Time delay
Pressure drop
Exhaust gases
Rate constants
Activation energy
Hydrocarbons
2015
1 Citation (Scopus)

3D Simulations on Premixed Laminar Flame Propagation of iso-Octane/Air Mixture at Elevated Pressure and Temperature

Sok, R., Kusaka, J. & Daisho, Y., 2015 Mar 10, SAE Technical Papers. March ed. SAE International, Vol. 2015-March.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Computational fluid dynamics
Air
Reaction kinetics
Temperature
High speed cameras
1 Citation (Scopus)
Combustion chambers
Heat losses
Diesel engines
Computational fluid dynamics
Temperature distribution
4 Citations (Scopus)

A Quasi Two Dimensional Model of Transport Phenomena in Diesel Particulate Filters - The Effects of Particle and Wall Pore Diameter on the Pressure Drop - The e

Uenishi, T., Tanaka, E., Shigeno, G., Fukuma, T., Kusaka, J. & Daisho, Y., 2015 Sep 1, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2015-September, September

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soot
Pressure drop
Porosity
Passenger cars
Engine cylinders
7 Citations (Scopus)

A Study on the Improvement of NOx Reduction Efficiency for a Urea SCR System

Nishiyama, H., Tanaka, Y., Adachi, T., Kawamura, S., Daisho, Y., Suzuki, H., Ishii, H. & Yamaguchi, K., 2015 Sep 1, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2015-September, September

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Selective catalytic reduction
Urea
Engines
Diesel engines
3 Citations (Scopus)

Computational Study to Improve Thermal Efficiency of Spark Ignition Engine

Sok, R., Katori, K., Kusaka, J., Daisho, Y., Yoshimura, K. & Kenjiro, N., 2015 Mar 10, SAE Technical Papers. March ed. SAE International, Vol. 2015-March.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Internal combustion engines
Exhaust gas recirculation
Antiknock rating
Engines
Torque
1 Citation (Scopus)

Degradation predictionsoflithium iron phosphate battery

Chien, H. C., Hato, Y., Hirota, T., Kamiya, Y., Daisho, Y. & Inami, S., 2015, 28th International Electric Vehicle Symposium and Exhibition 2015, EVS 2015. Korean Society of Automotive Engineers

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Phosphates
Iron
Degradation
Lithium
Reaction kinetics
2 Citations (Scopus)

Degradation predictions of lithium iron phosphate battery

Hato, Y., Chien, H. C., Hirota, T., Kamiya, Y., Daisho, Y. & Inami, S., 2015 Jan 1, In : World Electric Vehicle Journal. 7, 1, p. 25-31 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phosphates
Lithium
Iron
Degradation
Reaction kinetics
2 Citations (Scopus)

Detailed modeling of motor system of plug-in hybrid vehicle: Study of detailed modeling of inverter and boost converter losses

Yang, W. H., Sato, H., Kamiya, Y. & Daisho, Y., 2015 Jan 12, 2014 IEEE Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference, VPPC 2014. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7007045

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Plug-in hybrid vehicles
Electric potential
1 Citation (Scopus)

Development and performance evaluation of advanced electric bus transportation system

Eda, K., Kanaga, R., Yang, W. H., Hirota, T., Kamiya, Y. & Daisho, Y., 2015, 28th International Electric Vehicle Symposium and Exhibition 2015, EVS 2015. Korean Society of Automotive Engineers

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Bus transportation
Electric power systems
Exhaust gases
Costs
Energy utilization

Development and performance evaluation of advanced electric bus transportation system

Eda, K., Kanaga, R., Yang, W. H., Hirota, T., Kamiya, Y. & Daisho, Y., 2015 Jan 1, In : World Electric Vehicle Journal. 7, 3, p. 349-356 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bus transportation
Electric power systems
Exhaust gases
Costs
Energy utilization

Electric Vehicle Penetration Model Considering Policy Subsidy and Fuel Price Uncertainty

Yamashita, D., Daisho, Y., Satoya, D., Takamori, H. & Yokoyama, R., 2015 Dec 9, Proceedings - 2014 4th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence with Applications in Engineering and Technology, ICAIET 2014. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 221-226 6 p. 7351838

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electric vehicles
Gasoline
Control theory
Availability
Uncertainty
3 Citations (Scopus)

Numerical Optimization of Parameters to Improve Thermal Efficiency of a Spark-Ignited Natural Gas Engine

Miyai, H., Iwaya, K., Kikusato, A., Kusaka, J., Daisho, Y., Nakashima, H., Kawaguchi, Y., Mizuguchi, D. & Hasegawa, H., 2015 Sep 1, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2015-September, September

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gas engines
Electric sparks
Natural gas
Combustion knock
Intake valves

Performance degradation prediction and cell balance control algorithm construction of lithium iron phosphate battery

Ueeda, Y., Taniguchi, K., Inami, S., Kaneko, G., Hirota, T., Yang, W. H., Kamiya, Y. & Daisho, Y., 2015 Jan 12, 2014 IEEE Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference, VPPC 2014. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7007118

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Phosphates
Lithium
Iron
Degradation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Performance Evaluation of Short Range Frequent Charging Electric Bus «wEB-3» over Long-Term Operation

Yang, W. H., Eda, K., Kamiya, Y., Hirota, T. & Daisho, Y., 2015 Dec 10, 2015 IEEE Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference, VPPC 2015 - Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7352993

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Deterioration
Costs
3 Citations (Scopus)
Internal combustion engines
Reaction kinetics
efficiency
simulation
Combustion knock
2014
5 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of degradation mechanism of lithium iron phosphate battery

Kaneko, G., Inoue, S., Taniguchi, K., Hirota, T., Kamiya, Y., Daisho, Y. & Inami, S., 2014 Oct 1, 2013 World Electric Vehicle Symposium and Exhibition, EVS 2014. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 6914847

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Phosphates
Lithium
Iron
Degradation
Electric vehicles
3 Citations (Scopus)
Combustion knock
Combustion chambers
Electric sparks
Engines
Computer simulation
3 Citations (Scopus)
Combustion knock
Combustion chambers
Heat losses
Electric sparks
Engines
2 Citations (Scopus)

A Numerical Study on Detailed Soot Formation Processes in Diesel Combustion

Zhou, B., Kikusato, A., Kusaka, J., Daisho, Y., Sato, K. & Fujimoto, H., 2014 Oct 13, In : SAE International Journal of Engines. 7, 4, p. 1674-1685 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soot
Large eddy simulation
Coagulation
Ordinary differential equations
Kinetic energy

A numerical study on the combustion and heat transfer characteristics of a spark ignited engine applying heat insulation coatings to the combustion chamber wall surface

Kikusato, A., Kusaka, J. & Daisho, Y., 2014, Proceedings of the 15th International Heat Transfer Conference, IHTC 2014. Begell House Inc.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

heat engines
Thermal insulation
combustion chambers
Combustion chambers
sparks

A Numerical Study on the Effects of FAME Blends on Diesel Spray and Soot Formation by Using KIVA3V Code Including Detailed Kinetics and Phenomenological Soot Formation Models

Cui, X., Zhou, B., Nakamura, H., Kusaka, J. & Daisho, Y., 2014 Oct 13, SAE Technical Papers. SAE International, Vol. 2014-October.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Soot
Kinetics
Liquids
Large eddy simulation
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons
1 Citation (Scopus)

Design, manufacture, and environmental sustainability evaluations of advanced electric medium duty bus 'WEB for Suntory'

Tanaka, K., Kimura, S., Miyasaka, Y., Hirota, T., Kamiya, Y. & Daisho, Y., 2014 Oct 1, 2013 World Electric Vehicle Symposium and Exhibition, EVS 2014. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 6914826

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Sustainable development
Solar power generation
Powertrains
Energy utilization
Costs

Numerical Simulation on Soot Formation in Diesel Combustion by Using a CFD Code Combined with a Parallelized Explicit ODE Solver

Kikusato, A., Kogo, K., Zhou, B., Kusaka, J., Daisho, Y., Sato, K., Fujimoto, H., Terashima, H. & Morii, Y., 2014 Oct 13, SAE Technical Papers. SAE International, Vol. 2014-October.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Soot
Computational fluid dynamics
Computer simulation
Reaction kinetics
Oxidation
4 Citations (Scopus)

Optimization of engine control methods for range extender-type plug-in hybrid vehicles

Kaneko, T., Nomura, A., Yang, W. H., Daisho, Y., Kamiya, Y., Sawada, N., Yasukawa, M., Takekoshi, F. & Tsushima, R., 2014 Oct 1, 2013 World Electric Vehicle Symposium and Exhibition, EVS 2014. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 6914827

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Plug-in hybrid vehicles
Engines
Vehicle performance
Hybrid systems
1 Citation (Scopus)

Utilizing FAME as a Cetane Number Improver for a Light-duty Diesel Engine

Cui, X., Lu, P., Nakamura, H., Matsunaga, M., Kikusato, A., Kusaka, J. & Daisho, Y., 2014, SAE Technical Papers. SAE International, Vol. 1.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Antiknock rating
Diesel engines
Exhaust gas recirculation
Diesel fuels
Ignition
2013
1 Citation (Scopus)

Analysis of degradation mechanism of lithium iron phosphate battery

Kaneko, G., Inoue, S., Taniguchi, K., Hirota, T., Kamiya, Y., Daisho, Y. & Inami, S., 2013, In : World Electric Vehicle Journal. 6, 3, p. 555-561 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phosphates
Lithium
Iron
Degradation
Electric vehicles
6 Citations (Scopus)
Soot
Computational fluid dynamics
Kinetics
Engines
Diesel engines
2 Citations (Scopus)

Development and performance evaluation of an electric mini bus equipped with an inductive charging system

Pontefract, T., Kobayashi, K., Miyasaka, Y., Tanaka, K., Kamiya, Y., Daisho, Y. & Takahashi, S., 2013, Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering. VOL. 4 ed. Vol. 192 LNEE. p. 887-897 11 p. (Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering; vol. 192 LNEE, no. VOL. 4).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electric vehicles
Flywheels
Clutches
Costs
Engines
2012

Analysis of adverse effects on vehicle performance due to hybrid vehicle battery deterioration

Huang, F., Sumida, Y., Nomura, A., Matsumura, H., Kamiya, Y., Daisho, Y. & Morita, K., 2012, In : World Electric Vehicle Journal. 5, 2, p. 307-314 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vehicle performance
Hybrid vehicles
Deterioration
Fuel consumption
Lithium-ion batteries

Analysis of adverse effects on vehicle performance due to hybrid vehicle battery deterioration

Huang, F., Sumida, Y., Nomura, A., Matsumura, H., Kamiya, Y., Daisho, Y. & Morita, K., 2012, 26th Electric Vehicle Symposium 2012. Vol. 1. p. 39-46 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Vehicle performance
Hybrid vehicles
Deterioration
Fuel consumption
Lithium-ion batteries
1 Citation (Scopus)

A study on N2O formation mechanism and its reduction in a urea SCR system employed in a di diesel engine

Matsui, W., Suzuki, T., Ohta, Y., Ito, S., Tanaka, Y., Kikuchi, Y., Daisho, Y., Suzuki, H. & Ishii, H., 2012, SAE Technical Papers. Vol. 9.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Selective catalytic reduction
Urea
Diesel engines
Catalysts
Temperature
5 Citations (Scopus)

A study on the characteristics of natural gas combustion at a high compression ratio by using a rapid compression and expansion machine

Kikusato, A., Fukasawa, H., Nomura, K., Kusaka, J. & Daisho, Y., 2012, SAE Technical Papers. Vol. 9.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Natural gas
Ignition
Electric sparks
Internal combustion engines
Spark plugs
1 Citation (Scopus)

On-road performance evaluation of the "WEB 1 advanced" short range, frequent charging electric micro bus

Pontefract, T., Kobayashi, K., Seki, K., Kamiya, Y., Daisho, Y., Saito, Y. & Takahashi, S., 2012, 26th Electric Vehicle Symposium 2012, EVS 2012. Vol. 1. p. 596-605 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electric power systems
1 Citation (Scopus)

Spray characteristics and controlling mechanism of fuel containing CO 2

Huang, Z., Xiao, J., Qiao, X., Jiang, G., Shao, Y., Shiga, S. & Daisho, Y., 2012 Mar, In : Frontiers in Energy. 6, 1, p. 80-88 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nozzles
Atomization
Gases
High speed photography
Diesel fuels
6 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of jatropha-derived biodiesel on diesel engine combustion and emission characteristics

Cui, X., Kim, T., Fujii, Y., Kusaka, J., Daisho, Y., Tongroon, M. & Chollacoop, N., 2012, SAE Technical Papers. Vol. 9.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Biodiesel
Diesel engines
Engines
Passenger cars
Soot
2011

Analysis of adverse effects on vehicle performance due to deterioration in capacity of batteries installed in plug-in hybrid vehicles

Matsumura, H., Ochiai, K., Huang, F., Sumida, Y., Kamiya, Y., Daisho, Y. & Morita, K., 2011, 2011 IEEE Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference, VPPC 2011. 6043015

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Plug-in hybrid vehicles
Vehicle performance
Deterioration
16 Citations (Scopus)

Development and performance evaluation of a non-contact rapid charging inductive power supply system for electric micro-bus

Kobayashi, K., Pontefract, T., Kamiya, Y. & Daisho, Y., 2011, 2011 IEEE Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference, VPPC 2011. 6042979

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electric power systems
Electric vehicles
Power transmission
Electromagnetic fields
Testing
10 Citations (Scopus)

Development and performance evaluation of lithium iron phosphate battery with superior rapid charging performance - Second report: Evaluation of battery capacity loss characteristics

Nunotani, K., Yoshida, F., Kamiya, Y., Daisho, Y., Abe, K., Kono, M. & Matsuo, H., 2011, 2011 IEEE Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference, VPPC 2011. 6042998

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Phosphates
Lithium
Iron
Electric vehicles
Testing
2 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of environmental-friendliness of waseda advanced electric micro bus

Kamiya, Y., Sato, K. & Daisho, Y., 2011, In : World Electric Vehicle Journal. 4, 1, p. 835-845 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sodium chloride
Nickel
Electric power systems
Capacitors
Energy utilization
2010

Applicability of various EGR strategies in a multi-cylinder diesel engine - Effect of combining HPL-EGR and LPL-EGR systems

Kaneko, A., Murata, Y., Kusaka, J., Daisho, Y., Kawano, D., Suzuki, H. & Ishii, H., 2010, In : Review of Automotive Engineering. 31, 2, p. 41-48 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Engine cylinders
Diesel engines
Soot
Fuel consumption
Engines