Effects of Different Chemical Additives on Biodiesel Fuel Properties and Engine Performance. A Comparison Review

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Obed M., Ali and R., Mamat and Nik Rosli, Abdullah and Abdul Adam, Abdullah and Fitri, Khoerunnisa and Ratnaningsih, Eko Sardjon (2016) Effects of Different Chemical Additives on Biodiesel Fuel Properties and Engine Performance. A Comparison Review. In: MATEC Web of Conferences: UTP-UMP Symposium on Energy Systems 2015 (SES 2015), 7 October 2015 , Universiti Teknologi Petronas (UTP), Bandar Seri Iskandar, Perak. pp. 1-7., 38 (03002). ISSN 2261-236X

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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/matecconf/20163803002

Abstract

Biodiesel fuel can be used as an alternative to mineral diesel, its blend up to 20% used as a commercial fuel for the existing diesel engine in many countries. However, at high blending ratio, the fuel properties are worsening. The feasibility of pure biodiesel and blended fuel at high blending ratio using different chemical additives has been reviewed in this study. The results obtained by different researchers were analysed to evaluate the fuel properties trend and engine performance and emissions with different chemical additives. It found that, variety of chemical additives can be utilised with biodiesel fuel to improve the fuel properties. Furthermore, the chemical additives usage in biodiesel is inseparable both for improving the cold flow properties and for better engine performance and emission control. Therefore, research is needed to develop biodiesel specific additives that can be adopted to improve the fuel properties and achieve the best engine performance at lower exhaust emission effects.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Lecture)
Uncontrolled Keywords:Biodiesel; chemical additives; engine performance
Subjects:T Technology > TJ Mechanical engineering and machinery
Divisions:Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
ID Code:10537
Deposited By: Mrs. Neng Sury Sulaiman
Deposited On:29 Sep 2015 15:59
Last Modified:23 Oct 2017 14:27

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