American Journal of Modern Energy

Volume 2, Issue 4, August 2016

  • Optimal Performance and Emission Analysis of Diesel Engine Fuelled with Palm Oil Methyl Ester with an Artificial Neural Network

    Venkata Ramesh Mamilla, G. Lakshmi Narayana Rao

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 4, August 2016
    Pages: 17-21
    Received: 31 August 2016
    Accepted: 23 September 2016
    Published: 17 October 2016
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajme.20160204.11
    Abstract: Biofuels or biodiesels are fuels that are in biodegradable and non-toxic. They are manufactured from waste cooking oils, vegetable oils and animal fats or tall oil (a by-product of the pulp and paper industry). These oils undergo a procedure called transesterification whereby they are subjected to a reaction with an alcohol usually ethanol or metha... Show More