”2006 Japan - China Seminar on Preparation and Utilization of
Clean Fuels and Their Control of Combustion and Emissions”

Gunma University and Xi'an Jiaotong University

JSPS:Japan Society for the Promotion of Science 
     NSFC: National Natural Science Foundation of China

  IEA/CERT: Implementing Agreement on Energy Conservation and Emissions Reduction in Combustion.
 JIE/JECC: Japan Institute of Energy / Japan National Committee for IEA/CERT
 RC226-JSME: Research Committee on International Cooperation for Active Combustion Control Technology
          by Synthesis of Advanced Measurements and Numerical Analyses, JSME
  HiKaLo: Highland Kanto Liaison Organization.
     Kiryu City.

Contact persons:
Chairmen: Prof. Tomio OBOKATA, Gunma University
        and Prof. Zuohua Huang, Xi'an Jiaotong University
Secretariat: Prof. Seiichi SHIGA, Gunma University

     Please send the e-mail to the chairman:
     Tell the Full name, Organization and Participation schedule.
     Registration Fee: JPY 10,000.

     August 21: International Convention Room, KiryuCity Performing Arts Center,
           2-5 Orihime, Kiryu, Gunma 376-0024 Japan
           Tel: +81-277-40-1500, URL: http://www.kiryu-shibun.net/
     August 22: Gunma University, Lecture Room 302
           1-5-1 Tenjin, Kiryu, Gunma 376-8515
           Tel: +81-277-30-1515, URL: http://www.tech.gunma-u.ac.jp/english/

    Kiryu International Hotel Co., Ltd. URL: http://www.kinokonomori.jp/
     Reservation: Please contact directly by e-mail: info-kiryu@kinokonomori.jp
     Tell the full name, organization, arriving date, departure date, smoking and meal preferences.
     Price will be JPY 7,560 per night and person including breakfast.

Tentative Programme (2006-08-11)

August 21(Mon), 2006, International Convention Room, Kiryu City Performing Arts Center

9:00-9:25     Registration

9:25-9:30     Welcome Speech, Tomio OBOKATA (Gunma Univ.)

9:30-10:30   Keynote Lecture “Asian Situation of Coal Energy Utilization and the Technical Issue”
        Takayuki TAKARADA (Gunma Univ., Dean)
, Chair: Tomio OBOKATA (Gunma Univ.)

Session 1 Gas Fuel,  
Chair: Ke ZENG (Xi’an Jiaotong Univ.)
10:30-11:00Air Powered Engine and Approaches to Improve Its Efficiency”,
       Xiao-li YU, Lin LIU (Zhejiang  Univ.)

[11:00-11:10 Break]

10-11:40 “The Characteristic of Transient HC Emissions of the First Firing Cycle During Cold Start on an LPG SI Engine”,
       Liguang LI (Tongji Univ.), Gong LI
and Dongping QIU (Shanghai Jiaotong Univ.)

11:40-12:10Recent Development of Hydrogen Engines”, Hiroshi KAWANABE and Masahiro SHIOJI (Kyoto Univ.)

[12:10-13:10 Lunch]

Session 2 Fuel Preparation and Its Utilization Technologies,
Chair: Arvind K. JASUJA (Cranfield Univ.)

13:10-13:40 “New Catalyst and Its Reaction Mechanism in Coal Gasification”,
       Kayoko MORISHITA (Gunma Univ.)

13:40-14:10 “Study on the Process of Premixed Compression Ignition in Diesel Engine”,
Chunde YAO, Yu HUANG, Xiaoping LIU, Guangtao YAO, Jinou SONG (Tianjin Univ.)

Session 3 Oxygenated Fuel, Chair: Xiaoli YU (Zhejiang Univ.)

14:10-14:40 “Combustion and Emission Characteristics of a Compression Ignition Engine Fuelled
        with Diesel-Dimethoxy Methane Blends”,
        Zuohua HUANG, Yi REN, Deming JIANG, Liangxin LIU, Ke ZENG, Bing LIU, Xibin WANG
(Xi’an Jiaotong Univ.)

14:40-15:10 “Spray and Ignition Characteristics of DME Injected by Bosch In-line Pump and Hole Type Nozzle”,
       Kensuke WAKAI (Univ. of The Ryukyus), Keiya NISHIDA (Univ. of Hiroshima)

[15:10-15:30 Break]

15:30-16:00 “Study of Engine Performance Run on Methanol/Gasoline Blends”,
        Shenghua LIU, Tiegang HU and Yanjv WEI (Xi’an Jiaotong Univ.)

Session 4 High Efficiency Energy Utilization, Chair: Liguang LI (Tongii Univ.)
16:00-16:30Combustion and Mode Transition for a High Efficiency Gasoline HCCI Engine”,
        Shijin SHUAI, Guohong TIAN, Zhi WANG, Jianxin WANG (Tsinghua Univ.)

16:30-17:00 “High Efficiency and Low Emission Combustion for New Generation Gas Turbines”,
        Tomohiko FURUHATA
and Masataka ARAI (Gunma Univ.)

17:00-17:30 “Improvement of Cycle Efficiency by More-Expansion Cycle”,
Yuichi SAKATA (Gunma Univ.), Kosuke YAMANA (Honda R&D), Seiichi SHIGA (Gunma Univ.),
Kenji NISHIDA (Honda R&D), Mikiya ARAKI and Tomio OBOKATA (Gunma Univ.)

[17:50-19:50 Technical Discussion and Reception (International Convention Room)]

August 22(Tue), 2006, Lecture Room 302, Gunma University

8:30-9:00 Registration

9:00-10:00 Keynote Lecture “Basic Study on Natural Gas-Hydrogen-Air Premixed Combustion”,
Zuohua HUANG, Yong ZHANG, Ke ZENG, Bing LIU, Qian WANG, Deming JIANG (Xi’an Jiaotong Univ.),
       Chair: Keiya NISHIDA (
Univ. of Hiroshima)

Session 5 Combustion Basics in Internal Combustion Engines, Chair: Shijin SHUAI (Tsinghua Univ.)
10:00-10:30  “Present and Future Prospect of Laser Diagnostics in the Research of Thermo- and Fluid-Dynamics”,
        Tomio OBOKATA (Gunma Univ.)

10:30-11:00 “Formation Mechanism of Particulate Matter in Diesel Combustion”,
       Kenji AMAGAI (Gunma Univ.)

11:00-11:10 Break]

11:10-11:40  “Chemical Reaction Mechanism in Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition”,
        Atsumu TEZAKI (Univ. of Tokyo)

11:40-12:10 “Knock Suppression Effect with a Wire Inserting into End Gas Zone”,
       Mitsuhiro TSUE, Noriyuki YAMASHITA, Keisuke AZETSU
(Univ. of Tokyo),
       Yasushige UJIIE (Nihon Univ.) and Michikata KONO
(Univ. of Tokyo)

Session 6 Fuel Cell, Chair: Chunde YAO (Xi’an Jiaotong Univ.)

12:10-12:40  The Latest Situation of Fuel Cell Vehicle Development and Its Prospect:
        Current Status of Japan Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Demonstration (JHFC) Project
        Nobuo Iwai (Japan Automobile Research Institute)

[12:40-13:30 Lunch]

Session 7 Spray Formation and Liquid Atomization, Chair: Shenghua LIU (Xi’an Jiaotong Univ.)

13:30-14:00 “Some Developments in Gas Turbine Fuel Injector Design”, Arvind K. JASUJA (Cranfield Univ.)

14:00-14:30 “Laser Diagnostics for Spray Characterization”, Tsuneaki ISHIMA (Gunma Univ.)

14:30-15:00 “Improvement of Liquid Atomization with Wall Impingement in a Jet Engine Burner”,
       Mikiya ARAKI (Gunma Univ.)
, Jun HORIKOSHI (IHI Co.), Takahiro TAMURA (Gunma Univ.),
       Hideshi YAMADA (
JAXA), Seiichi SHIGA (Gunma Univ.), Shigeru HAYASHI (JAXA),
       Hisao NAKAMURA
and Tomio OBOKATA (Gunma Univ.)

15:00-15:30 “3-DSimulation of Non-Evaporating Diesel Spray by Means of LES”,
H. Gen Fujimoto, T. Hori and J. Senda (Doshisha Univ.)

[15:30-15:50 Break]

Session 8 Present and Future Trends of Regulations for Exhaust Emissions and Traffic systems,
Chair: Mitsuhiro TSUE (Univ. of Tokyo)

15:50-16:20 “World Trend of Exhaust Emission Regulations: Current Status of Vehicle Emission Control in Japan”,
Keizo SAITO (National Institute of AIST)

16:20-16:50 Experimental Study on Engine Performance and Emissions Fueled with Natural gas-Hydrogen Mixtures,
Zuohua HUANG, Bing LIU, Ke ZENG, Yinyu HUANG, Deming JIANG, Xibin WANG, Haiyan MIAO (Xi’an Jiaotong Univ.)

16:50-16:55 Closing Remarks, Tomio OBOKATA (Gunma Univ.)

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