Internal Combustion Engine Facilities
See the research page for information about the experimental activities: link to the page.
Dynamic and static test cells
Overall view of the cells. The two test cells are independent, sound-proofed and equipped with:
- air exchange system (2 vol/min);
- temperature, pressure and humidity monitoring;
- CO/ CO2 detector;
- fuel supply system: gasoline, diesel and hydrogen;
- external fuel tanks;
- remote control and acquisition systems.
Eddy current test benches
Test bench 1 characteristics:
Test bench 2 characteristics:
Dynamic engine test bench
Dynamic test bench characteristics:
- Apicom EDF;
- Electric motor: Magnetic MA160M;
- max power: 80 kW;
- max rotational speed: 7000 rpm;
- inertia: 0,27 kgm2.
Position and list of the main instrumentation for the dynamic test cell.
Indicating acquisition system
Indimicro Measuring spark plug Encoder
CHP engine with instrumentation
Top view of CHP engine equipped with the necessary instrumentation for thrust and power measurements.
Scooter engine test with instrumentation
Detailed analysis of the combustion process and of the thermodynamic efficiency.
Analysis of energy losses with torque/power measurements at the crankshaft.