Recent News

November 2019

  • Congratulations to Dr. Radi Alsulami who defended his dissertation on November 5th, 2019 in the topic of “Investigating the Role of Atomization on Flame Stability of Liquid Fuel in Spray Burner”

October 2019

  • CECL members presented work at the Western States Section Combustion Institute (WSSCI) fall technical meeting held in Albuquerque, NM on  October 13-15, 2019

    1. “3-D Modeling of the CFR Engine for the Investigation of Knock on Natural Gas, D. Bestel, B. Windom, D. Olsen, S. Bayliff, and H. Xu
    2. “Combustion Modelling and Simulation of Dilute Syngas Fuels in a CFR Engine”, G. Padhi, A. Balu, S. Garland, D. Olsen, and B. Windom
    3. “Investigating the Role of Atomization on Flame Stability of Liquid Fuel in Spray Burner”, R. Alsulami, B. Windell, S. Nates, W. Wang, S. H. Won, and B. Windom
    4. “Combustion and Droplet Behavior of JP-8 Surrogates in a Two-Phase Reacting Flow”,  S. Lucas, R. Alsulami, B. Windell, S. Nates, W. Wang, S. H. Won, and B. Windom
  • Congratulations to Geet Padhi who defended his thesis on October 8th, 2019 in the topic of “Combustion Modelling and Simulation of Dilute Syngas Fuels in a CFR Engine”.

August 2019

  • Welcome back all CSU Rams !!!Image result for csu fort collins

July 2019

  • CECL members presented work at the 5th Annual Rocky Mountain Fluid Mechanics (RMFM) Research Symposium held at the University of Colorado in Boulder, CO on  July 29, 2019

    1. “Computational Fluid Dynamics of a Heavy Hydrocarbon Direct Injected Unmanned Aerial Vehicle, M. Valles, B. Windom, A. Marchese, and S. Bhoite
    2. “Transient, High-Pressure Oil-gas Dilution Study”, J. Schulthess and B. Windom
    3. Combustion and Droplet Behavior of JP-8 Surrogates in a Two-Phase Reacting Flow”,  S. Lucas, R. Alsulami, B. Windell, S. Nates, W. Wang, S. H. Won, and B. Windom

May 2019

  • Congratulations to all the graduating students!!! GO RAMS!!

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April 2019

  • Diego Bestel gave his presentation on “3-D modeling of the CFR engine for the investigation of knock on natural gas. “

  • Brye Windell presented his research at the annual Celebrate Undergraduate Research and Creativity (CURC) Showcase where he received The Powerhouse Award at the CURC ShowcaseWell done!
  • Miguel Valles gained an honorable mention at the annual E-days senior design showcase for his MECH 498 Research Project. Well done!

March 2019

  • CECL members presented work at the 11th US National Combustion Meeting held at the California Insitute of Technology in Pasadena, CA  March 24-27, 2019

    1. “3-D Modeling of the CFR Engine for the Investigation of Knock on Natural Gas, D. Bestel, B. Windom, D. Olsen, S. Bayliff, and H. Xu
    2. “Combustion Modelling and Simulation of Dilute Syngas Fuels in a CFR Engine”, G. Padhi, A. Balu, S. Garland, D. Olsen, and B. Windom
    3. “Investigating the Role of Atomization on Flame Stability of Liquid Fuel in Spray Burner”, R. Alsulami, B. Windell, S. Nates, W. Wang, S. H. Won, and B. Windom
  • Congrats to Radi Alsulami for his art award at the 11th US National Combustion Meeting.

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