Dr. E. G. Giakoumis - Professor of Internal Combustion Engines / . .. - ...,
 

List of Selected Publications in International (Indexed) Journals & Conferences with Peer Review


 

                                                                        

    1. A.T. Zachiotis and E.G. Giakoumis, Monte Carlo simulation methodology to assess the impact of  ambient wind on emissions from a light-commercial vehicle running on the WLTC, Energies, Vol. 14, No. 3, pp. 661, 2021.
    2. E.G. Giakoumis and A.T. Zachiotis, A comprehensive comparative investigation of a heavy-duty vehicle's exhaust emissions and consumption during eight driving cyclesInt. J. of Ambient Energy, Vol. 42, No. 1, pp. 29-45, 2021.
    3. A.T. Zachiotis and E.G. Giakoumis, Methodology to estimate road grade effects on consumption and emissions from a light commerical vehicle running on the WLTC, ASCE, J. of Energy Engineering, Vol. 146, No. 5, 2020. 
    4. D.C. Rakopoulos, C.D. Rakopoulos, G.M. Kosmadakis, E.G. Giakoumis, Exergy assessment of combustion and EGR and load effects in DI diesel engine using comprehensive two-zone modeling, Energy, Vol. 202, 2020. 
    5. A.T. Zachiotis and E.G. Giakoumis, Non-regulatory parameters effect on consumption and emissions from a diesel-powered van over the WLTC, Transportation Research, Pt. D, Transport and Environment, Vol. 74, pp. 104-123, 2019.
    6. E.G. Giakoumis and C.K. Sarakatsanis, A comparative assessment of biodiesel cetane number predictive correlations based on the fatty acid composition, Energies, Vol. 12, No. 3, 422, 2019.
    7. E.G. Giakoumis and C.K. Sarakatsanis, Estimation of biodiesel cetane number, density, kinematic viscosity and heating values from its fatty acid weight composition, Fuel, Vol. 222, pp. 574-585, 2018.
    8. E.G. Giakoumis, Analysis of 22 vegetable oils' physico-chemical properties and fatty acid composition on a statistical basis, and correlation with the degree of unsaturation, Renewable Energy, Vol. 126, pp. 403-419, 2018.
    9. E.G. Giakoumis and G. Triantafillou, Analysis of the effect of vehicle, driving and road parameters on the transient performance and emissions of a turbocharged truck, Energies, Vol. 11, No. 2, 295, 2018, doi:10.3390/en11020295. 
    10. E.G. Giakoumis and A.T. Zachiotis, Comparative evaluation of eight legislated driving schedules in terms of cycle metrics and emissions from a diesel-powered turbocharged van, Transportation Research, Pt. D, Transport and Environment, Vol. 58, pp. 139-154, 2018.
    11. E.G. Giakoumis and V. Tziolas,Modeling a variable-geometry turbocharged diesel engine under steady-state and transient conditions, ASCE, J. of Energy Engineering, Vol. 144, No. 3, Article No. 04018017, 2018.
    12. E.G. Giakoumis and A.T. Zachiotis, Investigation of a diesel-engined vehicle's performance and emissions during the WLTC driving cycle - Comparison with the NEDC, Energies, Vol. 10, No. 2, 240, 2017, doi:10.3390/en10020240.
    13. E.G. Giakoumis, A.M. Dimaratos, C.D. Rakopoulos and D.C. Rakopoulos,Combustion instability during starting of turbocharged diesel engine including biofuel effects, ASCE, J. of Energy Engineering, Vol. 143, No. 2, Article No. 04016047, 2017.
    14. E.G. Giakoumis, Review of some methods for improving transient response in automotive diesel engines through various turbocharging configurations, Frontiers in Mechanical Engineering, Vol. 2, No. 4, doi: 10.3389/fmech.2016.00004, 2016 (Review paper).   
    15. E.G. Giakoumis and A. Alysandratou, Performance and emissions of a heavy-duty truck during the UDDS driving cycle - Simulation analysis, ASCE, J. of Energy Engineering, Vol. 142, No. 2, Article No. E4015011, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)EY.1943-7897.0000320, 2016. 
    16. E.G. Giakoumis, D.C. Rakopoulos and C.D. Rakopoulos, Combustion noise radiation during dynamic diesel engine operation including effects of various biofuel blends - A review, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Vol. 54, pp. 1099-1113, 2016 (Review paper).
    17. D.C. Rakopoulos, C.D. Rakopoulos and E.G. Giakoumis, Impact of properties of vegetable oil, biodiesel, ethanol and n-butanol on the combustion and emissions of an HDDI diesel engine operating under steady-state and transient conditions, Fuel, Vol. 156, pp. 1-19, 2015.
    18. E.G. Giakoumis, C.D. Rakopoulos and D.C. Rakopoulos, An assessment of NOx emissions during transient diesel engine operation with biodiesel blends, ASCE, J. of Energy Engineering, Vol. 140, Article No. 4014004, 2014.
    19. E.G. Giakoumis, C.D. Rakopoulos, A.M. Dimaratos and D.C. Rakopoulos, Exhaust emissions with ethanol or n-butanol diesel fuel blends during transient operation: A review, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Vol. 17, pp. 170-190, 2013 (Review paper).
    20. E.G. Giakoumis, A statistical investigation of biodiesel physical and chemical properties, and their correlation with the degree of unsaturation, Renewable Energy, Vol. 50, pp. 858-878, 2013.
    21. E.G. Giakoumis and A.M. Dimaratos, Development of combustion instability and noise during starting of a truck turbocharged diesel engine, International Journal of Vehicle Design, Vol. 59, pp. 272-288, 2012.
    22. E.G. Giakoumis, C.D. Rakopoulos, A.M. Dimaratos and D.C. Rakopoulos, Combustion noise radiation during acceleration of a turbocharged diesel engine operating with biodiesel or n-butanol diesel fuel blends, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Pt. D, Journal of Automobile Engineering, Vol. 226, pp. 971-986, 2012.
    23. E.G. Giakoumis, C.D. Rakopoulos, A.M. Dimaratos and D.C. Rakopoulos, Exhaust emissions of diesel engines operating under transient conditions with biodiesel fuel blends, Progress in Energy and Combustion Science, Vo. 38, pp. 691-715, 2012 (Review paper - 2016 Impact Factor : 19,82).
    24. E.G. Giakoumis, A statistical investigation of biodiesel effects on regulated exhaust emissions during transient cycles, Applied Energy, Vo. 98, pp. 273-291, 2012.
    25. D.C. Rakopoulos, C.D. Rakopoulos, E.G. Giakoumis and A.M. Dimaratos, Characteristics of performance and emissions in a high-speed DI diesel engine fueled with diethyl ether/diesel fuel blends, Energy, Vol. 43, pp. 214-224, 2012.
    26. C.D. Rakopoulos, A.M. Dimaratos, E.G. Giakoumis and D.C. Rakopoulos, Study of turbocharged diesel engine operation, pollutant emissions and combustion noise radiation during starting with biodiesel or n-butanol diesel blends, Applied Energy, Vol. 88, pp 3905-3916, 2011 (doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2011.03.051).
    27. C.D. Rakopoulos, A.M. Dimaratos, E.G. Giakoumis and D.C. Rakopoulos, Investigating the emissions during acceleration of a turbocharged diesel engine operating with bio-diesel or n-butanol diesel fuel blends, Energy, Vol. 35, pp. 5173-5184, 2011 (doi: 10.1015/j.energy.2011.03.051).
    28. E.G. Giakoumis, A.M. Dimaratos and C.D. Rakopoulos, Experimental study of combustion noise radiation during transient turbocharged diesel engine operation, Energy, Vol. 36, pp. 4983-4995, 2011 (doi: 10.1016/j.energy.2011.05.043).
    29. C.D. Rakopoulos, A.M. Dimaratos and E.G. Giakoumis, Investigation of turbocharged diesel engine operation, exhaust emissions and combustion noise radiation during starting under cold, warm and hot conditions, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Pt. D, Journal of Automobile Engineering, Special Issue on 'Transient Operation of Internal Combustion Engines', Vol. 225 (9), pp. 1118-1133, 2011 (doi: 10.1177/095407011400155).
    30. C.D. Rakopoulos, A.M. Dimaratos and E.G. Giakoumis, Experimental study of transient nitric oxide, smoke and combustion noise emissions during acceleration of an automotive turbocharged diesel engine, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Pt. D, Journal of Automobile Engineering, Vol. 225, pp. 260-279, 2011. (Paper highly commended by the Editor and Editorial Board of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part D, and appeared on the shortlist when allocating the SAGE Best Paper Award for 2011. , No. 5 most cited article as of November 1, 2012 IMEchE_Part D).
    31. C.D Rakopoulos, A.M. Dimaratos, E.G. Giakoumis and M.S. Peckham, Experimental assessment of turbocharged diesel engine transient emissions during acceleration, load change and starting, SAE Paper No. 2010-01-1287, presented at the 2010 SAE World Congress, Detroit, MI, April, 13-15, 2010.
    32. E.G. Giakoumis, I.A. Dodoulas and C.D. Rakopoulos, Instantaneous crankshaft torsional deformation during turbocharged diesel engine operation, International Journal of Vehicle Design, Vol. 54, pp. 217-237, 2010.
    33. E.G. Giakoumis and S.C. Lioutas, Diesel-engined vehicle nitric oxide and soot emissions during the European light-duty driving cycle using a transient mapping approach, Transportation Research, Pt. D, Transport and Environment, Vol. 15, pp. 134-143, 2010.
    34. D.C. Rakopoulos, C.D. Rakopoulos, E.G. Giakoumis, A.M. Dimaratos and D.C. Kyritsis, Effects of butanol-diesel fuel blends on the performance and emissions of a high speed DI diesel engine, Energy Conversion and Management, Vol. 51, pp. 1989-1997, 2010.  (7th most cited paper in the Energy Conversion and Management Journal, 2010-2015). 
    35. E.G. Giakoumis and A.I. Alafouzos, Comparative study of turbocharged diesel engine emissions during three different Transient Cycles, Int. J. of Energy Research, Vol. 34, pp. 1002-1015, 2010.
    36. E.G. Giakoumis, Lubricating oil effects on the transient performance of a turbocharged diesel engine, Energy, Vol. 35, pp. 864-873, 2010 (doi: 10.1016/j.energy.2009.08.009).
    37. E.G. Giakoumis and A.I. Alafouzos, Study of diesel engine performance and emissions during a Transient Cycle applying an engine mapping-based methodology, Applied Energy, Vol. 87, pp. 1358-1365, 2010 (doi: 10.1016/japenergy.2009.09.003).
    38. C.D. Rakopoulos, C.N. Michos and E.G. Giakoumis, Thermodynamic analysis of SI engine operation on variable composition biogas-hydrogen blends using a quasi-dimensional multi-zone combustion model", SAE Paper No. 2009-01-0931, presented at the 2009 SAE World Congress, Detroit, MI, SAE Int. J. Engines, Vol. 2, pp. 880-910, 2009.
    39. C.D. Rakopoulos, A.M. Dimaratos, E.G. Giakoumis and D.C. Rakopoulos, Evaluation of the effect of engine, load and turbocharger parameters on transient emissions of diesel engine, Energy Conversion and Management, Vol. 50, pp. 2381-2393, 2009 (doi: 10.1016/j.enconman.2009.05.022).
    40. C.D. Rakopoulos, A.M. Dimaratos, E.G. Giakoumis and D.C. Rakopoulos, Exhaust emissions estimation during transient turbocharged diesel engine operation using a two-zone combustion model, Int. Journal of Vehicle Design, Vol. 49, Nos 1/2/3, pp. 125-149, 2009.
    41. E.G. Giakoumis, C.D. Rakopoulos and A.M. Dimaratos, Study of crankshaft torsional deformation under steady-state and transient operation of turbocharged diesel engines, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Pt. K, Journal of Multi-body Dynamics, Vol. 222, pp. 17-30, 2008.
    42. C.D. Rakopoulos, E.G. Giakoumis and D.C. Rakopoulos,Study of the short-term cylinder wall temperature oscillations during transient operation of a turbocharged diesel engine for various insulation schemes, Int. Journal of Engine Research, Vol. 9, No. 3, pp. 177-193, 2008.
    43. C.D. Rakopoulos, D.C. Rakopoulos, D.T. Hountalas, E.G. Giakoumis and E.C. Andritsakis, Performance and emissions of bus engines using blends of diesel fuel with bio-diesel of sunflower or cottonseed oils derived from Greek feedstock, Fuel, Vol. 87, pp. 147-157, 2008.
    44. E.G. Giakoumis, A.M. Dimaratos, and D.C. Rakopoulos, A parametric analysis of exhaust emissions prediction during transient turbocharged diesel engine operation, Presented at the 21st International ECOS Conference, Krakow-Gliwice, Poland, June 24-27, 2008, Proc. Vol.  I, pp. 507-514.
    45. D.C. Rakopoulos, C.D. Rakopoulos, E.G. Giakoumis, R.G. Papagiannakis and D.C. Kyritsis, Experimental-stochastic investigation of the combustion cyclic variability in HSDI diesel engine using ethanoldiesel fuel blends, Fuel, Vol. 87, pp. 1478-1491, 2008.
    46. C.D. Rakopoulos and E.G. Giakoumis, Prediction of friction development during transient diesel engine operation using a detailed model, Int. Journal of Vehicle Design, Vol. 44, Nos 1/2, pp. 143-166, 2007.
    47. E.G. Giakoumis and A.M. Dimaratos, The effect of various parameters on the crankshaft torsional deformation of a turbocharged diesel engine operating under transient load conditions, 20th International ECOS Conference, Padova, Italy, June 25-28, 2007.
    48. C.D. Rakopoulos and E.G. Giakoumis, Study of the transient operation of low heat rejection turbocharged diesel engine including wall temperature oscillations, SAE Paper No. 2007-01-1091, presented at the 2007 SAE World Congress, Detroit, MI, 16-19/4/2007.
    49. C.D. Rakopoulos, E.G. Giakoumis and A.M. Dimaratos, Evaluation of various dynamic issues during transient operation of turbocharged diesel engine with special reference to friction development, SAE Paper No. 2007-01-0136, presented at the 2007 SAE World Congress, Detroit, MI, 16-19/4/2007.
    50. E.G. Giakoumis and E.C. Andritsakis, Irreversibility production during transient operation of a turbocharged diesel engine, Int. Journal of Vehicle Design, Special Issue on Combustion Modelling and Experiments in Internal Combustion Engines, Vol. 45, Nos 1/2, pp. 128-149, 2007.
    51. C.D. Rakopoulos, C.N. Michos and E.G. Giakoumis, A computational study of compressor surge during transient operation of turbocharged diesel engines, Int. Journal of Alternative Propulsion, Special Issue on Innovative Combustion Technologies, Vol. 1, Nos 2/3, pp. 250-174, 2007.
    52. C.D. Rakopoulos and E.G. Giakoumis, Second-law analyses applied to internal combustion engines operation, Progress in Energy and Combustion Science, Vol. 32, No.1, pp. 2-47, 2006 (Review paper - 2016 Impact Factor : 19,82).
    53. C.D. Rakopoulos and E.G. Giakoumis, Comparative first- and second-law parametric study of transient diesel engine operation, Energy, Vol. 31, No. 12, pp. 1591-1606, 2006.
    54. C.D. Rakopoulos and E.G. Giakoumis, Review of thermodynamic diesel engine simulations under transient operating conditions, SAE paper No 2006-01-0884, presdented at the 2006 SAE World Congress, Detroit, MI, SAE Transactions, Journal of Engines, Vol. 115, Section 3, pp. 467-504, 2006 (Review paper).
    55. E.G. Giakoumis, Cylinder wall insulation effects on the first- and second-law balances of a turbocharged diesel engine operating under transient load conditions, 19th International ECOS Conference (ASME), Aghia Pelagia, Crete, Greece, July 12-14, 2006, Proc. Vol. 2, pp. 1035-1043.
    56. C.D. Rakopoulos, M.A. Scott, D.C. Kyritsis and E.G. Giakoumis, Availability analysis of hydrogen/natural gas blends combustion in internal combustion engines,19th International ECOS Conference (ASME), Aghia Pelagia, Crete, Greece, July 12-14, 2006, Proc. Vol. 2, pp. 983-990. 
    57. C.D. Rakopoulos and E.G. Giakoumis, Sensitivity analysis of transient diesel engine simulation, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Pt. D, Journal of Automobile Engineering, Vol. 220, pp. 89-101, 2006.
    58. C.D. Rakopoulos, K.A. Antonopoulos, D.C. Rakopoulos, D.T. Hountalas and E.G. Giakoumis, Comparative performance and emissions study of a direct injection Diesel engine using blends of Diesel fuel with vegetable oils or bio-diesels of various origins, Energy Conversion and Management, Vol. 47, Nos 18-19, pp. 3272-3287, 2006. (Most cited paper in the Energy Conversion and Management Journal, 2005-2010).
    59. C.D. Rakopoulos, D.T. Hountalas, D.C. Rakopoulos and E.G. Giakoumis,Experimental heat release rate analysis in both chambers of an indirect injection turbocharged diesel engine at various load and speed conditions, Presented at the 2005 SAE World Congress, Detroit, MI, 11-14/4/2005, SAE paper No. 2005-01-0926, SAE Transactions, Journal of Engines, Vol. 114, Section 3, pp. 867-882, 2005.
    60. C.D. Rakopoulos and E.G. Giakoumis, Second-law analysis of indirect injection turbocharged diesel engine operation under steady state and transient conditions, SAE Paper No. 2005-01-1131, presented at the 2005 SAE World Congress, Detroit, MI, 11-14/4/2005.
    61. C.D. Rakopoulos, C.N. Michos and E.G. Giakoumis, Study of the transient behavior of turbocharged diesel engines including compressor surging using a linearized quasi-steady analysis, SAE Paper No. 2005-01-0225, presented at the 2005 SAE World Congress, Detroit, MI, 11-14/4/2005.
    62. C.D. Rakopoulos, E.G. Giakoumis, D.T. Hountalas and D.C. Rakopoulos, The effect of various dynamic, thermodynamic and design parameters on the performance of a turbocharged diesel engine operating under transient load conditions, SAE Paper No. 2004-01-0926, presented at the 2004 SAE World Congress, Detroit, MI, 8-11/3/2004.
    63. C.D. Rakopoulos and E.G. Giakoumis, Parametric study of transient turbocharged diesel engine operation from the second-law perspective, SAE Paper No. 2004-01-1679, presented at the 2004 SAE World Congress, Detroit, MI, 8-11/3/2004.
    64. C.D. Rakopoulos and E.G. Giakoumis,Availability analysis of a turbocharged diesel engine operating under transient load conditions, Energy, Vol. 29, No. 8, pp. 1085-1104, 2004.
    65. C.D Rakopoulos, D.C. Rakopoulos, G.C. Mavropoulos and E.G. Giakoumis, Experimental and theoretical study of the short term response temperature transients in the cylinder walls of a diesel engine at various operating conditions, Applied Thermal Engineering, Vol. 24, No. 5/6, pp. 679-702, 2004.
    66. C.D. Rakopoulos, D.C. Rakopoulos, E.G. Giakoumis and D.C. Kyritsis, Validation and sensitivity analysis of a two zone diesel engine model for combustion and emissions prediction, Energy Conversion and Management, Vol. 45, No. 9/10, pp. 1471-1495, 2004.
    67. C.D. Rakopoulos and E.G. Giakoumis, A computer program for simulating the steady-state and transient performance of direct-acting engine governors, Advances in Engineering Software, Vol. 30, pp. 281-289, 1998.
    68. C.D. Rakopoulos, E.G. Giakoumis and D.T. Hountalas, Experimental and simulation analysis of the transient operation of turbocharged multi-cylinder IDI diesel engine, Int. J. Energy Research, Vol. 22, pp. 317-331, 1998.
    69. C.D. Rakopoulos, E.G. Giakoumis and D.T. Hountalas, A simulation analysis of the effect of governor technical characteristics and type on the transient performance of a naturally aspirated IDI diesel engine, SAE Paper No. 970633, presented at the 1997 SAE World Congress, Detroit MI, SAE Transactions, Journal of Engines, Vol. 106, Section 3, pp. 905-922, 1997.
    70. C.D. Rakopoulos, D.T. Hountalas, G.C. Mavropoulos and E.G. Giakoumis, An integrated transient analysis simulation model applied in thermal loading calculations of an air-cooled diesel engine under transient speed and load conditions, SAE Paper No. 970634, presented at the 1997 SAE World Congress, Detroit MI, SAE Transactions, Journal of Engines, Vol. 106, Section 3, pp. 923-939, 1997.  
    71. C.D. Rakopoulos and E.G. Giakoumis, Simulation and exergy analysis of transient diesel-engine operation, Energy, Vol. 22, No. 9, pp. 875-885, 1997.
    72. C.D. Rakopoulos and E.G. Giakoumis, Development of cumulative and availability rate balances in a multi-cylinder turbocharged IDI diesel engine, Energy Conversion and Management, Vol. 38, No. 4, pp. 347-369, 1997.
    73. C.D. Rakopoulos and E.G. Giakoumis, Speed and load effects on the availability balances and irreversibilities production in a multi-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine, Applied Thermal Engineering, Vol. 17, No. 3, pp. 299-313, 1997.