Brno University of Technology - Electronic Ignition Based on In-Cylinder Pressure from a Pressure Sensor Glow Plug

2018 18th International Conference on Mechatronics - Mechatronika (ME)

Author(s): Ian Mangion ; Jean Paul Azzopardi ; Carl Caruana ; Mario Farrugia ; Robert Ghirlando
Publisher: Brno University of Technology
Publication Date: 1 December 2018
Conference Location: Brno, Czech Republic, Czech Republic
Conference Date: 5 December 2018
Page(s): 1 - 7
ISBN (CD): 978-80-214-5543-6
ISBN (Electronic): 978-80-214-5542-9
ISBN (Paper): 978-80-214-5544-3

The use of piston location to time the spark ignition in a free piston engine is problematic since piston travel is not defined and constrained by the crank and connecting rod but is a function of... View More