Calls for papers


International Journal of Vehicle Design
International Journal of Vehicle Design


Special Issue on: "Combustion, Fuels and Emission Control in Internal Combustion Engines"

Guest Editors: Professor C.D. Rakopoulos and Dr. E.G. Giakoumis, National Technical University of Athens, Greece

Papers are invited for this Special Issue dedicated to research on simulation and experiments in spark or compression ignition engines, with main focus on combustion, use of (alternative) fuels and control of emissions.

Subject Coverage
Suitable topics include, but are not limited to:
  • Premixed combustion, spray formation
  • Heat release, chemical kinetics
  • Exhaust emissions and their control
  • Exhaust after-treatment systems
  • Heat transfer
  • Flow in inlet and exhaust systems
  • Gaseous fuels
  • Alternative and biological fuels
  • Fuel injection
  • Application of engine combustion models
  • Transient operation and dynamic analysis of engines
  • Second-law analysis

Notes for Prospective Authors

Submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere

All papers are refereed through a peer review process. A guide for authors, sample copies and other relevant information for submitting papers are available on the Author Guidelines page

Important Dates

Deadline for submission: 25 February 2008