Advanced science.  Applied technology.

Search

Fuel Property-Adaptive Engine Control System with On-Board Fuel Classifier

Abstract: 

A fuel property adaptive control system for controlling the performance of an engine, such as an internal combustion engine. An on-board fuel classifier classifies the fuel that the engine is running. Based on stored properties for that fuel, the system selects optimal engine control parameters.

Patent Number: 
7,266,439
Date Of Issue: 
09/04/2007
Inventors: 

Junmin Wang; Gary D. Neely; Shizuo Sasaki; Thomas W. Ryan III