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Suresh Iyer

Associate Research Professor

Affiliation(s):

  • Larson Transportation Institute
  • Mechanical Engineering

201 Transportation Research Building

ssi105@psu.edu

814-865-2327

Interest Areas:

Optical methods for the detemination of soot characteristics in flames, particulate and gaseous emission measurements of heavy duty engines

 
 

 

Education

  • Ph D, Mechanical Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, 2005

Publications

Journal Articles

  • Anand Makwana, Suresh S Iyer, Thomas Litzinger and Jacqueline O'Connor, 2018, "Effect of aromatic fuels and premixing on aromatic species and soot distributions in laminar, co-flow flames at atmospheric pressure"
  • Yefu Wang, Anand Makwana, Suresh S Iyer and Thomas Litzinger, 2018, "Effect of fuel composition on soot and aromatic species distribution in laminar co-flow diffusion flames - Part 1: Non-premixed fuel", Combustion and Flame, 189, pp. 39
  • Anand Makwana, Yefu Wang, Suresh S Iyer and Thomas Litzinger, 2018, "Effect of fuel composition on soot and aromatic species distribution in laminar co-flow diffusion flames - Part 2: partially premixed fuel", Combustion and Flame, 189, pp. 36
  • Mouis A Geraldine, Thomas Litzinger, Yefu Wang and Suresh S Iyer, 2015, "Effects of a JP-8 surrogate and its components on soot in laminar, N2-diluted ethylene co-flow diffusion flames from 1 to5 atm", Combustion and Flame, 162, (5), pp. 28
  • Partha Mishra, Suresh S Iyer and David J Klinikowski, 2015, "Uncertainties in Emissions Measurements in a Partial Flow Sampling System", SAE Technical Paper, (2015-26-0096), pp. 8
  • Stephen Dooley, Sang Hee Won, Joshua Heyne, Tanvir I. Farouk, Yiguang Ju, Frederick L. Dryer, Kamal Kumar, Xin Hui, Chih-Jen Sung, Haowei Wang, Matthew A. Oehlschalaeger, Venkatesh Iyer, Suresh S Iyer, Thomas A. Litzinger, Robert J. Santoro, Tomasz Malewicki and Kenneth Brezinsky, 2012, "The experimental evaluation of a methodology for surrogate fuel formulation to emulate gas phase combustion kinetic phenomena", Combustion and Flame, 159, pp. 1444-1466
  • Thomas Litzinger and Suresh S Iyer, 2010, "The Hypergolic Reaction of Dicyanamide-based Fuels with Nitric Acid", Energy & Fuels
  • Suresh S Iyer, Thomas Litzinger, Seong-Young Lee and Robert Santoro, 2007, "Determination of soot scattering coefficient from extinction and three-angle scattering in a laminar diffusion flame", Combustion and Flame
  • Joseph Vais and Suresh S Iyer, , "Comparison of emissions measurement methodsbased on chassis dynamometer testing", Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), pp. 16
  • Anandkumar Makwana, Suresh S Iyer, Thomas Litzinger and Jacqueline O'Connor, , "Effects of fuel molecular weight on emissions in a jet flame and a model gas turbine combustor", J. Eng. Gas Turbines Power, 140, (3), pp. 9

Conference Proceedings

  • Anandkumar Makwana, Milton Linevsky, Suresh S Iyer, Thomas A Litzinger and Jacqueline O'Connor, 2018, "Effects of hydrogen addition on the structure of n-dodecane laminar, co-diffusion flame", Eastern States Section of the Combustion Institute, State College, US
  • Yefu Wang, Suresh S Iyer, Venkatesh R. Iyer, Milton J. Linevsky, Thomas A. Litzinger, Robert J. Santoro and Viswanath Katta, 2013, "Soot and Aromatic Species in Non-premixed and Partially premixed Laminar Co-flow Flames", 2013 Fall Technical Meeting Eastern States Section of the Combustion Institute
  • Venkatesh R. Iyer, Suresh S Iyer, Thomas A. Litzinger, Robert J. Santoro, Stephen Dooley, Frederick L. Dryer and Christopher J. Mordaunt, 2012, "Emulating the Sooting Propensity of JP-8 with Surrogate Fuels from Solvent Mixtures", 50th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting including the New Horizons Forum and Aerospace Exposition, AIAA
  • Venkatesh Iyer, Suresh S Iyer, Stephen Dooley, Milton Linevsky, Frederick Dryer, Thomas Litzinger, Christopher Mordaunt and Robert Santoro, 2011, "Comparison of Sooting Propensity of JP-8 with its Surrogates in a Wick Burner and a Model Gas Turbine Combustor", Fall Technical Meeting of the Eastern States Section of the Combustion Institute
  • Arvind Menon, Suresh S Iyer, Seong-Young Lee, Thomas Litzinger and Robert Santoro, 2008, "Flame Flicker in High Pressure Diffusion Flames", 32nd International Symposium on Combustion
  • Suresh S Iyer, David Klinikowski, Thomas Litzinger, W. Scott Wayne and Nigel Clark, 2006, "Diesel Emission measurements on Transit Buses", Ninth International Symposium on Heavy Vehicles Weights and Dimensions
  • M. McKeand, A. Menon, Suresh S Iyer, S.-Y. Lee, M. Linevsky, T. Litzinger and R. Santoro, 2006, "Effects of NO2 on Soot Formation in a Laminar Premixed Etylene-Air Flame", 44th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit
  • Anandkumar Makwana, Suresh S Iyer, Thomas Litzinger and Jacqueline O'Connor, , "Effects of fuel molecular weight on emissions in a jet flame and a model gas turbine combustor", ASME - The American Society of Mechanical Engineers, New York, NY, USA, pp. 10
  • Anandkumar Makwana, Suresh S Iyer and Thomas Litzinger, , "Effect of aromatic fuels on aromatic species and soot distributions in laminar, co-flow, non-premixed flames at atmospheric pressure", The Combustion Institute, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, pp. 11

Manuscripts

  • Lokanath Mohanta, Suresh S Iyer, Partha Mishra and David Klinikowski, , "Uncertainties in Measurements of Emissions Chassis Dynamometer Tests"

Other

  • Suresh S Iyer and Partha Mishra, 2015, "Advanced Low-Floor Vehicle (ALFV) Specification Research", pp. 116

Research Projects

  • January 2016 - June 2016, "Fuel Economy and Emissions Tests on a Class 8 Truck," (Sponsor: NG1 Technologies).
  • November 2014 - December 2014, "Fuel Economy Tests on a Postal Services Van," (Sponsor: Booz Allen Hamilton Inc).

Honors and Awards

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