Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Save to My Library
Look up keyword or section
Like this
3Activity

Table Of Contents

Section I:Introduction
A. Regulatory Context
B. Objectives and Scope of Research
C. Interaction with Stakeholders
Section II:What Data Was Used?
A. Criteria for choosing data sources
B. Preparation of database
1. Database structure
2. Entering data
3. Adjustments to database
C. Emission standards groups
D. Test cycles
E. Summary statistics of data
1. Fuel properties
2. Test cycles
3. Standards groups
Section III:How Was The Data Analyzed?
A. Overview of curve-fitting approach
1. Independent variables
2. Dependent variables
3. Curve fitting approach
B. Treatment of different types of diesel equipment
C. Inclusion of second-order and adjustment terms
1. Minimum data criteria
2. Curve-fitting approach for specific terms
a. Squared biodiesel term
b. Test cycle effects
c. Biodiesel source effects
d. Effects of engine standards groups
e. Base fuel effects
f. Cetane effects
Section IV:Biodiesel Effects on Heavy-Duty Highway Engines
A. Basic correlations
1. Regulated pollutants
2. Fuel economy impacts of biodiesel use
a. Via fuel energy content
b. Via correlations with fuel consumption
3. CO2 impacts of biodiesel use
B. Investigation of adjustment terms for regulated pollutants
1. Test cycle effects
2. Biodiesel source effects
3. Engine standards groups
4. Base fuel effects
5. Cetane effects
6. Composite correlations
C. Comparison of vehicle data to engine data
D. Use of virgin oils as biodiesel
E. Comparisons to other emission correlations
F. Applying the correlations to the in-use fleet
Section V:Biodiesel Effects on Light-Duty Vehicles and Nonroad
A. Methodology
B. Effects of biodiesel on nonroad engines
C. Effects of biodiesel on light-duty highway vehicles
Section VI:Biodiesel Effects On Gaseous Toxics
A. Toxic Pollutants Evaluated
B. Analytical Approach
C. Conclusions for individual toxics
1. Tier 1 toxics
2. Tier 2 toxics
3. Tier 3 toxics
C. Base fuel effects
D. Methyl versus ethyl esters
E. Minimum data criteria
Appendices
Appendix A - Data Sources
Appendix B - Field descriptions for database
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
Bio_disel

Bio_disel

Ratings: (0)|Views: 818|Likes:
Published by niezhenggang

More info:

Published by: niezhenggang on Nov 11, 2010
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

11/07/2012

pdf

text

original

You're Reading a Free Preview
Pages 4 to 77 are not shown in this preview.
You're Reading a Free Preview
Pages 81 to 105 are not shown in this preview.
You're Reading a Free Preview
Pages 109 to 114 are not shown in this preview.
You're Reading a Free Preview
Pages 118 to 126 are not shown in this preview.

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->