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1994 …2020

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2020

Effects of Using an Electrically Heated Catalyst on the State of Charge of the Battery Pack for Series Hybrid Electric Vehicles at Cold Start

Sivakumar, S., Shingyouchi, H., Yan, X., Okajima, T., Yamaguchi, K., Kusaka, J. & Nagata, M., 2020 Apr 14, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2020-April, April

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Radial turbine optimization under unsteady flow using nature-inspired algorithms

Mehrnia, S., Miyagawa, K., Kusaka, J. & Nakamura, Y., 2020 Aug, In : Aerospace Science and Technology. 103, 105903.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

A Fundamental Study on Combustion Characteristics in a Pre-Chamber Type Lean Burn Natural Gas Engine

Tanamura, M., Nakai, S., Nakatsuka, M., Taki, S., Ozawa, K., Zhou, B., Sok, R., Daisho, Y. & Kusaka, J., 2019 Sep 9, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2019-September, September

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Analysis and Modeling of NOx Reduction Based on the Reactivity of Cu Active Sites and Brønsted Acid Sites in a Cu-Chabazite SCR Catalyst

Tsukamoto, Y., Fukuma, T. & Kusaka, J., 2019 Sep 9, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2019-September, September

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Analysis of NH3 Diffusion Phenomena in a Selective Catalytic Reduction Coated Diesel Particulate Filter Catalyst Using a Simple One-Dimensional Core Model

Sahara, K., Tsukamoto, Y., Ishimaru, A., Fukuma, T. & Kusaka, J., 2019 Dec 19, In : SAE Technical Papers. December

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

A Statistical Approach to Improve the Accuracy of the DPF Simulation Model under Transient Conditions

Tsujimoto, D., Jin, K. & Fukuma, T., 2019 Jan 15, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2019-January, January

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

A Study on Combustion Characteristics of a High Compression Ratio SI Engine with High Pressure Gasoline Injection

Kaminaga, T., Yamaguchi, K., Ratnak, S., Kusaka, J., Youso, T., Fujikawa, T. & Yamakawa, M., 2019 Sep 9, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2019-September, September

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Exhaust Purification Performance Enhancement by Early Activation of Three Way Catalysts for Gasoline Engines Used in Hybrid Electric Vehicles

Okajima, T., Sone, R., Yan, X., Inoue, R., Sivakumar, S., Shingyouchi, H., Kusaka, J., Yamaguchi, K. & Nagata, M., 2019 Sep 9, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2019-September, September

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

1 Citation (Scopus)

Kinetic Modeling of Ammonia-SCR and Experimental Studies over Monolithic Cu-ZSM-5 Catalyst

Eijima, W., Shibata, G., Kobashi, Y., Koiwai, R., Ogawa, H., Shimizu, K. & Kusaka, J., 2019 Jan 15, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2019-January, January

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

1 Citation (Scopus)

Modeling Three-Way Catalyst Converters during Cold Starts and Potential Improvements

Yan, X., Sone, R., Inoue, R., Kusaka, J., Umezawa, K. & Kondo, Y., 2019 Dec 19, In : SAE Technical Papers. December

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

2018

A Numerical Study on Correlation of Chemiluminescent Species and Heat Release Distributions Using Large Eddy Simulation

Zhou, B., Adachi, T., Kusaka, J. & Aizawa, T., 2018 Jan 1, In : SAE Technical Papers.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

1 Citation (Scopus)

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

Effects of Soot Deposition on NOx Purification Reaction and Mass Transfer in a SCR/DPF Catalyst

Tsukamoto, Y., Utaki, S., Zhang, W., Fukuma, T. & Kusaka, J., 2018 Jan 1, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2018-September

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

1 Citation (Scopus)

NH3-SCR by monolithic Cu-ZSM-5 and Cu-AFX catalysts: Kinetic modeling and engine bench tests

Shibata, G., Eijima, W., Koiwai, R., Shimizu, K. I., Nakasaka, Y., Kobashi, Y., Kubota, Y., Ogura, M. & Kusaka, J., 2018 Jan 1, (Accepted/In press) In : Catalysis Today.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)
2017

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

Thermocouple temperature measurements in diesel spray flame for validation of in-flame soot formation dynamics

Aizawa, T., Harada, T., Kondo, K., Adachi, T., Zhou, B. & Kusaka, J., 2017 Aug 1, In : International Journal of Engine Research. 18, 5-6, p. 453-466 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)
2016

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

7 Citations (Scopus)

Studies on the Effect of In-Cylinder Charge Stratifications on High Load HCCI Combustion

Yoshimura, K., Mori, S., Nakama, K. & Kusaka, J., 2016 Jan 1, In : SAE International Journal of Engines. 9, 4, p. 2337-2349 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)
2015

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

1 Citation (Scopus)
1 Citation (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 journalConference article

4 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

3 Citations (Scopus)

Developments of the Reduced Chemical Reaction Scheme for Multi-Component Gasoline Fuel

Yoso, T., Yamakawa, M., Tamura, R. & Kusaka, J., 2015 Sep 1, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2015-September, September

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

3 Citations (Scopus)

Thermal efficiency improvement of a lean-boosted spark ignition engine by multidimensional simulation with detailed chemical kinetics

Ratnak, S., Kusaka, J., Daisho, Y., Yoshimura, K. & Nakama, K., 2015 Jan 1, In : International Journal of Automotive Engineering. 6, 4, p. 97-104 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)
2014
3 Citations (Scopus)
5 Citations (Scopus)

A Numerical Study on Detailed Soot Formation Processes in Diesel Combustion

Zhou, B., Kikusato, A., Jin, K., 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

3 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

Environmental and economic effects of introducing Japanese eco-cars into Indian market

Gopinath, R., Niikuni, T., Koshika, K. & Kusaka, J., 2014 Oct 1, 2013 World Electric Vehicle Symposium and Exhibition, EVS 2014. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 6914916. (2013 World Electric Vehicle Symposium and Exhibition, EVS 2014).

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

Estimation of equivalence ratio distribution in diesel spray using a computational fluid dynamics

Suzuki, Y., Tsujimura, T. & Kusaka, J., 2014 Jan 1, International Conference on Optical Particle Characterization, OPC 2014. SPIE, 923205. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 9232).

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

Modeling Li-ion battery charging characteristics with temperature dependence and its application for estimation of over-potential at graphite anode

Ishida, H., Nakano, H., Niikuni, T., Koshika, K. & Kusaka, J., 2014 Jan 1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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

Reducing test duration for EV mileage per charge - Preparation and evaluation of new testing methodology

Koshika, K., Ishida, H., Nakano, H., Kusaka, J. & Niikuni, T., 2014 Oct 1, 2013 World Electric Vehicle Symposium and Exhibition, EVS 2014. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 6914795. (2013 World Electric Vehicle Symposium and Exhibition, EVS 2014).

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

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

Cui, X., Lu, P., Nakamura, H., Matsunaga, M., Kikusato, A., Jin, K. & Daisho, Y., 2014 Jan 1, In : SAE Technical Papers. 1

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

1 Citation (Scopus)
2013
6 Citations (Scopus)
2012

Analysis of NOx Conversion using a Quasi 2-DNH3 3-SCR Model with Detailed Reactions

Kusaka, J., Shimao, H., Yano, H., Murasaki, T., Koide, N., Kawauchi, H. & Kato, Y., 2012 Jan 1, In : SAE International Journal of Fuels and Lubricants. 5, 1, p. 352-358 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (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 Jan 1, In : SAE Technical Papers. 9

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

5 Citations (Scopus)

Diesel engine optimization control methods for reduction of exhaust emission and fuel consumption

Wahono, B., Ogai, H., Ogawa, M., Kusaka, J. & Suzuki, Y., 2012 Dec 1, 2012 IEEE/SICE International Symposium on System Integration, SII 2012. p. 722-727 6 p. 6427303. (2012 IEEE/SICE International Symposium on System Integration, SII 2012).

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

8 Citations (Scopus)

Study on auto-ignition characteristics of ethanol and ETBE blended fuels in a gasoline HCCI engine

Kaminaga, T., Youso, T., Yamakawa, M., Ito, S., Hozumi, A. & Kusaka, J., 2012 Dec 1, p. 416-421. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

3 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 Jan 1, In : SAE Technical Papers. 9

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

6 Citations (Scopus)
2011

3-D CFD analysis of CO formation in diesel combustion - The use of intake air throttling to create reducing atmospheres for NSR catalysts

Kusaka, J., Yano, H., Shimao, H., Nakayama, S., Nozaki, Y. & Mori, T., 2011 Jan 1, In : SAE Technical Papers.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Analysis of NOx conversion using a quasi 2-D NH3-SCR model with detailed reactions

Kusaka, J., Shimao, H., Yano, H., Murasaki, T., Koide, N., Kawauchi, H. & Kato, Y., 2011 Jan 1, In : SAE Technical Papers.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Development of a quasi-two-dimensional model for analysing continuous regeneration-diesel particulate filter states during continuous and active regeneration

Kato, H., Ito, K., Suda, H., Kusaka, J., Mori, T., Tsurumi, F., Masaki, N., Hirata, K. & Akagawa, H., 2011 Feb 1, In : International Journal of Engine Research. 12, 1, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling of diesel engine components for model-based control (First Report): The construction and validation of a model of the Air intake system

Nakamura, T., Suzuki, Y., Kusaka, J., Ogawa, M., Ogai, H., Nakayama, S. & Fukuma, T., 2011 Jan 1, In : SAE Technical Papers.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Modeling of diesel engine components for model-based control (First Report): The construction and validation of a model of the Air intake system

Nakamura, T., Suzuki, Y., Kusaka, J., Ogawa, M., Ogai, H., Nakayama, S. & Fukuma, T., 2011, SAE Technical Papers.

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

3 Citations (Scopus)