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2015

124. Atul Dhar, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, "Effect of Karanja Biodiesel Blends on Particulate Emissions from a Transportation Engine", Fuel, Vol. 141, pp 154-163, February 2015. (ISSN # 0016-2361).(Link)

123. Rakesh Kumar Maurya, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Combustion and Emission Characterization of n-Butanol Fuelled HCCI Engine”, ASME Journal of Energy Resources and Technology, Vol. 137 (1), pp. 011101-12 , January 2015. (ISSN # 0195-0738).(Link)

122. Rakesh Kumar Maurya, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, "Experimental Investigations of Particulate Size and Number Distribution in a Ethanol and Methanol Fuelled HCCI Engine", ASME Journal of Energy Resource Technology, Vol. 137 (1), pp 012201-10, January 2015. (ISSN # 0195-0738).(Link)

2014

121. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Atul Dhar, Jai Gopal Gupta, Woong Il Kim, Kibong Choi, Chang Sik Lee, Sungwook Park, "Effect of Fuel Injection Pressure and Injection Timing of Karanja Biodiesel Blends on Fuel Spray, Engine Performance, Emissions and Combustion Characteristics", Accepted for publication in Energy Conversion and Management, (Reference No. ECM-S-14-02563). Accepted with revision, November 2014. (Link)

120. Suraj Bhan Singh, Atul Dhar, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, "Technical Feasibility Study of Butanol-Gasoline Blends for Powering Medium-Duty Transportation Spark Ignition Engine", Accepted for publication in Renewable Energy (Reference No. RENE-S-14-01942), October 2014.(Link)

119. Atul Dhar, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, "Experimental Investigations of the Effect of Multiple Injections on Performance, Emissions and Combustion Characteristics of Karanja Biodiesel Fuelled CRDI Engine", Accepted for publication in Energy Conversion and Management (Ref. No. ECM-S-14-03320), September 2014.(Link)

118. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Tarun Gupta, Pravesh C Shukla, Atul Dhar, "Particulate Emissions from Biodiesel Fuelled CI Engines", Accepted for publication in Energy Conversion and Management, (ref. No ECM-S-14-03274-1), November 2014.(Link)

117. Anuj Pal, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Comparative Study of Laser Ignition and Convention Electric Spark Ignition Systems in a Hydrogen Fuelled Engine", Accepted for publication in International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, (Ref. No. HE-S-14-03771), November 2014. (Link)

116. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Tarun Gupta, Prakhar Bothra, Pravesh Chandra Shukla, “Emission Profiling of Diesel and Gasoline Cars at a City traffic Junction”, Accepted for publication in Particuology, June 2014. (ISSN #1674-2001).(Link)

115. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Prakhar Bothra, Tarun Gupta, Pravesh Chandra Shukla, “Evaluation of Emission Profile of Two-Wheelers at a Traffic Junction” Particuologyin press, May 2014. (DOI: 10.1016/j.partic.2014.01.007). (ISSN# 1674-2001).(Link)

114. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Jithin Lukose, Akhilendra Pratap Singh, Tarun Gupta, “Engine Exhaust Particulate Characterization of Gasoline Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition Engine” Aerosol and Air Quality Research, in press, June 2014. (ISSN 1680-8584)(Link)

113. Kewal Dharamshi, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Parametric Study of a Laser Ignited Hydrogen-Air Mixture in a Constant Volume Combustion Chamber”, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, in press, February 2014 (Ref. No. HE-S-13-03845.pdf). (ISSN # 0360-3199)(Link)

112. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, TanmayKar, “Development of a Single Cylinder CNG Direct Injection Engine and Its Performance, Emissions and Combustion Characteristics”, International Journal of Oil Gas and Coal Technologies, in press, February 2014 (Ref. No. IJOGCT-62337). (ISSN # 1753-3309).(Link)

111. KewalDharamshi, Dhananjay Kumar Srivastava, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Combustion Characteristics and Flame-Kernel Development of a Laser Ignited Hydrogen-Air Mixture in a Constant Volume Combustion Chamber”, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol 39 (1-2), pp 593-601, January 2014. (ISSN # 0360-3199)(Link)

110. Paras Gupta, AtulDhar, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, "Experimental Investigations of a Single Cylinder Genset Engine with Common Rail Fuel Injection System" Thermal Science: International Scientific Journal, Vol. 18, No. 1, pp. 249-258, 2014. (ISSN # 0354-9836)(Link)

109. Pravesh Chandra Shukla, Tarun Gupta, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “A Comparative Morphological Study of Primary and Aged Particles Emitted from a Biodiesel (B20) vis--vis Diesel Fuelled CRDI Engine” Aerosol and Air Quality Research, Vol. 14 (3), pp. 934-42, April 2014. (ISSN 1680-8584).(Link)

108. Rakesh Kumar Maurya, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Effect of Intake Air Temperature and Air-Fuel Ratio on Particulates in Gasoline and n-Butanol Fuelled HCCI Engine” International Journal of Engine Research. Vol. 15(7), pp 789-804, October 2014. (Link)

107. Rakesh Kumar Maurya, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Experimental Investigations of Performance, Combustion and Emission Characteristics of Ethanol and Methanol Fuelled HCCI Engine” Fuel Processing Technology, Vol. 126, pp. 38-48, October 2014. (ISSN # 0378-3820) (Link)

106. Gajendra Singh, Akhilendra Pratap Singh, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Experimental Investigation of Combustion, Performance and Emission Characterization of Biodiesel Fuelled HCCI Engine Using External Mixture Formation Technique”, Sustainable Energy Technologies and Assessment, Vol. 6, pp. 116-128, June 2014. (ISSN # 2213-1388).(Link)

105. Rakesh Kumar Maurya, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Particulate Morphology and Toxicity of an Alcohol Fuelled HCCI Engine” SAE Journal of Fuels and Lubricants, Vol.7, pp. 323-336, April 2014. (Ref. No. 13JFL-0003) (ISSN # 1946-3952).(Link)

104. Dhananjay Kumar Srivastava, Ernst Wintner, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Effect of Laser Pulse Energy on the Laser Ignition of Compressed Natural Gas Fuelled Single Cylinder Engine”, Optical Engineering (SPIE), Vol. 53 (05), 056120, May 2014. (ISSN # 0091-3286).(Link)

103. AtulDhar, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Effect of Karanja Biodiesel Blends on Engine Wear in a Transportation Engine”, FUEL, Vol. 134, pp. 81-89, October 2014. (ISSN # 0016-2361).(Link)

102. AtulDhar, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Experimental Investigation of Effect of Karanja Biodiesel Blend on Tribological Properties of Lubricating Oil in a Compression Ignition Engine”. FUEL, Vol. 130, pp. 112-119, August 2014. (ISSN # 0016-2361).(Link)

101. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, AtulDhar, Jaigopal Gupta, Woong Il Kim, Chang Sik Lee, Sungwook Park, “Effect of Fuel Injection Pressure and Injection Timing on Spray Characteristics and Particulate Size -Number Distribution in a Biodiesel Fuelled Common Rail Direct Injection Diesel Engine”, Applied Energy, Vol. 130, pp. 212-221, October 2014.(Link)

100. Dhananjay Kumar Srivastava, Ernst Wintner, Avinash Kumar Agarwal. “Effect of Focal Size on the Laser Ignition of Compressed Natural Gas-Air Mixture” Optics and Lasers in Engineering, Volume 58, pp 67-79, July 2014. (ISSN # 0143-8166).(Link)

99. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, HimanshuKarare, AtulDhar, “Combustion, Performance, Emissions and Particulate Characterization of Methanol–Gasoline Blend (Gasohol) Fuelled Medium Duty Spark Ignition Transportation Engine”, Fuel Processing Technology, Volume 121, pp 16-24, May 2014. (ISSN # 0378-3820)(Link)

98. Dhananjay Kumar Srivastava, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Comparative Experimental Evaluation of Performance, Combustion and Emissions of Laser ignition with Conventional Spark Plug in a Compressed Natural Gas Fuelled Single Cylinder Engine”, Fuel, Volume 123(1), pp 113-122, May 2014. (ISSN # 0016-2361).(Link)

97. AtulDhar, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Performance, Emissions and Combustion Characteristics of Karanja Biodiesel in a Transportation Engine”, FUEL, Vol. 119(1), pp. 70-80, March 2014. (ISSN # 0016-2361).(Link)

2013

96. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Paras Gupta, AtulDhar, “Combustion, Performance and Emission Characteristics of a Newly Developed CRDI Single Cylinder Diesel Engine”, Accepted for publication in Sadhana, October 2013.(Link)

95. Anirudh Gautam, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, "Determination of Important Biodiesel Properties Based on Fuel Temperature Correlations for Application in a Locomotive Engine", Manuscript accepted for publication in FUEL, September 2013 (Ref. No. JFUE-D-13-01044.pdf).(ISSN # 0016-2361).(Link)

94. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Dhananjay Kumar Srivastava, AtulDhar, Rakesh Kumar Maurya, Pravesh Chandra Shukla, AkhilendraPratap Singh, “Effect of Fuel Injection Timing and Pressure on Combustion, Emissions and Performance Characteristics of a Single Cylinder Diesel Engine”, Fuel, Vol. 111, pp 374-383, September 2013. (ISSN # 0016-2361).(Link)

93. KewalDharamshi, Anuj Pal, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, "Comparative investigations of flame kernel development in a laser ignited hydrogen–air mixture and methane–air mixture", International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Volume 38, Issue 25, August 2013, pp 10648-10653. (ISSN # 0360-3199). (Link)

92. AnirudhGautam, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Experimental Investigations of Comparative Performance, Emission and Combustion Characteristics of Cottonseed Biodiesel Fuelled Four-Stroke Locomotive Diesel Engine”, International Journal of Engine Research, Proceedings of IMechE, August 2013, vol. 14, Issue 4: pp. 354-372.(ISSN # 1468 0874).(Link)

91. Avinash Kumar Agarwal*, Tarun Gupta, Neelabh Dixit, Pravesh Chandra Shukla, “Assessment of Toxic Potential of Primary and Secondary Particulates/ Aerosols from Biodiesel Vis--Vis Mineral Diesel Fuelled Engine” Inhalation Toxicology, Vol. 25, No. 6, pp 325-332, May 2013. (ISSN # 0895-8378) (Link)

90. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, AtulDhar, Dhananjay Srivastava, Rakesh Kumar Maurya, AkhilendraPratap Singh, “Effect of Fuel Injection Pressure on Diesel Particulate Size and Number Distribution in a CRDI Single Cylinder Research Engine”, Fuel, Vol. 107, pp 84-89, May 2013. (ISSN # 0016-2361).(Link)

89. Avinash Kumar Agarwal,JithinLukose, AkhilendraPratap Singh, Tarun Gupta, “Characterization of Exhaust Particulates from Diesel Fuelled Homogenous Charge Compression Ignition Combustion Engine”, Journal of Aerosol Science, 58, pp 71-85, April 2013. (ISSN # 0021-8502)(Link)

88. Rakesh Kumar Maurya, Dev Datt Pal, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Digital Signal Processing of Cylinder Pressure Data for Combustion Diagnostics of HCCI Engine”, Mechanical Systems Signal Processing, Volume 36, Issue 1, March 2013, pp 95-109. (ISSN # 0888-3270)(Link)

87. Rakesh Kumar Maurya, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Investigations on the effect of measurement errors on estimated combustion and performance parameters in HCCI combustion engine”, Measurement, Volume 46, Issue 1, January 2013, Pages 80-88. (ISSN# 0263-2241)(Link)

86. Rakesh Kumar Maurya, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Experimental investigation of cyclic variations in HCCI combustion parameters for gasoline like fuels using statistical methods”, Applied Energy, Vol. 111, pp. 310-323, 2013.(Link)

85. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, AtulDhar, “Experimental investigations of performance, emission and combustion characteristics of Karanja oil blends fuelled DICI engine”, Renewable Energy, 52, 2013, pp 283-291. (ISSN # 0960-1481).(Link)

84. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, VipulChaudhury, Anuj Agarwal, Pravesh Chandra Shukla, “Comparative Study of Macroscopic Spray Parameters and Fuel Atomization Behaviour of Straight Vegetable Oils (Jatropha), its Biodiesel and Blends”, Thermal Science International Scientific Journal. Vol. 17 (1), pp 217-32, 2013. (doi:10.2298/TSCI120306109A)(ISSN # 0354-9836)(Link)

2012

83. Akhilendra Pratap Singh, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Combustion Characteristics of Diesel HCCI Engine: An Experimental Investigation Using External Mixture Formation Technique”, Applied Energy, Volume 99, November 2012, Pages 116-125. (ISSN # 0306-2619). (Link)

82. Atul Dhar, Roblet Kevin, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Production of Biodiesel from High-FFA Neem Oil and its Performance, Emission and Combustion Characterization in a Single Cylinder DICI Engine”, Fuel Processing Technology, Volume 97, May 2012, Pages 118-129. (ISSN # 0378-3820)(Link)

81. Rakesh Kumar Maurya, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Experimental Investigations of Gasoline HCCI Engine during Startup and Transients”, SAE 2011-01-2445,SAE International Journal of Engines, March 2012. (ISSN # 1946-3936).(Link)

80. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Deepak Khurana “Long-Term Storage Oxidation Stability of Karanja Biodiesel with Use of Antioxidants”, Fuel Processing Technology, 106, February 2012, pp 447-452. (ISSN # 0378-3820) (Link)

79. Jitendra N. Gangwar, Tarun Gupta, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Composition and comparative toxicity of particulate matter emitted from diesel and biodiesel fueled CRDI engine”, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 46, January 2012, pp 472-481. (ISSN # 1352-2310).(Link)

78. Rakesh Kumar Maurya, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Statistical Analysis of the Cyclic Variation of Heat Release Parameters in HCCI Combustion of Methanol and Gasoline”, Applied Energy, Volume 89, Issue 1, January 2012, Pages 228-236. (ISSN # 0306-2619).(Link)

77. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, AtulDhar, “Wear, Durability and Lubricating Oil Performance of a Straight Vegetable Oil (Karanja) Blend Fuelled DICI Engine”, Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 4, 063138, pp 1-13, 2012. (ISSN# 1941-7012).(Link)

76. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Vipul H Chaudhury, “Spray Characteristics of Biodiesel/ Blends in a High Pressure Constant Volume Spray Chamber” Accepted for publication in Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, Volume 42, pp. 212–218, 2012. (ISSN # 0894-1777)(Link)

2011

75. Rakesh Kumar Maurya, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Effect of Start of Injection on the Particulate Emitted by Methanol Fuelled HCCI Engine”, SAE International Journal of Fuels and Lubricants, Volume 4, Issue 2, December 2011, pp 204-222. (ISSN # 1946-3952). (Link)

74. Dhananjay Kumar Srivastava, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Tarun Gupta, “Effect of Engine Load on Size and Number Distribution of Particulate Matter Emitted from a Direct Injection Compression Ignition Engine” Aerosol and Air Quality Research, Vol. 11, No. 7, pp 915–920, December 2011. (ISSN 1680-8584).(Link)

73. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Sandeep Kumar Goyal, Dhananjay Kumar Srivastava, "Time Resolved Numerical Modeling of Oil Jet Cooling of a Medium Duty Diesel Engine Piston", International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer, Volume 38, pp. 1080–1085, October 2011. (ISSN # 0735-1933).(Link)

72. Deepak Agarwal, Shrawan Kumar Singh, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Effect of Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) on Performance, Emissions, Deposits and Durability of a constant Speed Compression Ignition Engine” Applied Energy, Vol. 88, pp 2900-2907, August 2011. (ISSN # 0306-2619). (Link)

71. Deepak Khurana, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Oxidation Stability, Engine Performance and Emissions Investigations of Karanja, Neem and Jatropha Biodiesel and Blends”, SAE 2011-01-0617, SAE Special Publication 2011 and SAE International Journal of Fuels and Lubricants, pp 76-83, June 2011. (Print ISSN # 1946-3952; Online ISSN # 1946-3960).(Link)

70. Rakesh Kumar Maurya, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Experimental Study of Combustion and Emission Characteristics of Ethanol Fuelled Port Injected Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition (HCCI) Combustion Engine”, Applied Energy, Vol. 88, pp 1169-1180, April 2011. (ISSN # 0306-2619).(Link)

69. Rakesh Kumar Maurya, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Experimental investigation on the effect of intake air temperature and air-fuel ratio on cycle-to-cycle variations of HCCI combustion and performance parameters” Applied Energy, Vol. 88, pp 1153-1163, April 2011. (ISSN # 0306-2619).(Link)

68. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, AtulDhar, “Performance, Emissions and Combustion Characterization of Biodiesel in a Generator Engine”, International Energy Journal, Volume 12, Issue 1, pp 105-114, March 2011. (ISSN # 1513-718X).(Link)

67. Rakesh Kumar Maurya, Dhananjay Kumar Srivastava, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Experimental Investigations of Particulate Emitted by an Alcohol Fuelled HCCI/ CAI Combustion Engine”, International Energy Journal, Volume 12, Issue 1, pp 29-38, March 2011. (ISSN # 1513-718X).(Link)

66. Tarun Gupta, Neelabh Dixit, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “The Secondary Organic Carbon (SOC) Formation from a CRDI Automotive Diesel Engine Exhaust”, SAE 2011-01-0642, SAE Special Publication 2011. (DOI: 10.4271/2011-01-0642).(Link)

65. Rakesh Kumar Maurya, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Experimental Investigation on Intake Air Temperature and Air-Fuel Ratio Dependence of Random and Deterministic Cyclic Variability in a Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition Engine”, SAE 2011-01-1183, SAE Special Publication 2011 (SP-2312). (ISBN # 978-0-7680-4751-6).(Link)

64. T.T. Kivevele, Avinash K. Agarwal, Tarun Gupta, M.M. Mbarawa, “Oxidation Stability of Biodiesel Produced from Non-Edible Oils of African Origin”, SAE 2011-01-1202, SAE Special Publication 2011 (SAE COLL-TP-00160). (DOI: 10.4271/2011-01-1202)(Link)

63. Jitendra Gangwar, Tarun Gupta, Sudhir Gupta, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Emissions from diesel versus biodiesel fuel used in a CRDI SUV engine: PM mass and chemical composition” Inhalation Toxicology, Vol. 23(8), pp 449-458, 2011. (ISSN # 0895-8378) (Link)

62. Dhananjay Kumar Srivastava, Kewal Dharamshi, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Flame Kernel Characterization of Laser Ignition of Natural Gas - Air Mixture in a Constant Volume Combustion Chamber”, Optics and Lasers in Engineering, Vol. 49, pp 1201-1209, 2011. (ISSN # 0143-8166).(Link)

61. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Tarun Gupta, Abhishek Kothari, “Particulate Emissions from Biodiesel Vs Diesel Fuelled Compression Ignition Engine”, “Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews”, Vol. 15, pp 3278-3300, 2011. (ISSN # 1364-0321).(Link)

2010

60. Tarun Gupta, Abhishek Kothari, Dhananjay Kumar Srivastava, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Measurement of Number and Size Distribution of Particles Emitted from a Mid-Sized Transportation Multipoint Port Fuel Injection Gasoline Engine”, Fuel, Volume 89, Issue 9, pp 2230-33, September 2010. (ISSN # 0016-2361).(Link)

59. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, AtulDhar, “Comparative Performance, Emission and Combustion Characteristics of Rice-bran Oil and Its Biodiesel in a Transportation Diesel Engine”, Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbine and Power, Transactions of ASME, Volume 132, Issue 6, pp 064503-1-4, June 2010. (ISSN # 0742-4795).(Link)

58. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, AtulDhar, “Experimental Investigations of Preheated Jatropha Oil Fuelled Direct Injection Compression Ignition Engine: Part-I, Performance, Emission and Combustion Characteristics” Journal of ASTM International, Volume 7, Issue 6, pp 1-13, June 2010. (ISSN # 1546-962X).(Link)

57. Shailendra Sinha, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Experimental Investigation of the Effect of Biodiesel Utilization on Lubricating Oil Degradation and Wear of a Transportation CIDI Engine”, Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbine and Power, Transactions of ASME, Volume 132, Issue 4, April 2010. pp 8011-8019. (ISSN # 0742-4795).(Link)

56. Anand K.A., Anisia K.S., Agarwal Avinash Kumar, Kumar A., “Hydrogenolysis of Glycerol with FeCoMacrocyclic Complex Bonded to Raney Nickel Support under Mild Reaction Conditions”, Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering, Volume 88, Issue 2, April 2010, Pages 208-216. (ISSN # 0008-4034). (Link)

55. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, AtulDhar, “Experimental Investigations of Preheated Jatropha Oil Fuelled Direct Injection Compression Ignition Engine: Part-II, Engine Durability and Effect on Lubricating Oil” Journal of ASTM International, Volume 7, Issue 2, pp 46-60, February 2010. (ISSN # 1546-962X).(Link)

54. Avinash Kumar Agarwal*, AtulDhar, “Karanja Oil Utilization in DI Engine by Preheating: Experimental Investigations of Engine Performance, Emissions and Combustion Characteristics, Part 1”, Journal of Automobile Engineering, Proceedings of IMechE, Part-D, Volume 224, Number 1, pp 73-84, 2010. (ISSN # 09544070).(Link)

53. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Tarun Gupta, Abhishek Kothari, “Toxic Potential Evaluation of Particulate Matter Emitted from a Constant Speed Compression Ignition Engine: A Comparison between Straight Vegetable Oil and Mineral Diesel”, Aerosol Science and Technology, Volume 44, Issue 9, pp 724-733, 2010 (ISSN # 0278-6826).(Link)

52. Rajveer Singh Rathore, Dhananjay Kumar Srivastava, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, NishithVerma, “Development of Surface Functionalized Activated Carbon Fiber for Control of NO and Particulate Matter”, Journal of Hazardous Materials, Volume 173, Issues 1-3, pp 211-222, 2010, (ISSN # 0304-3894).(Link)

51. Avinash Kumar Agarwal*, AtulDhar, “Karanja Oil Utilization in DI Engine by Preheating: Experimental Investigations of Engine Durability and Lubricating Oil Properties Part 2”, Journal of Automobile Engineering, Proceedings of IMechE, Part-D, Volume 224, Number 1, pp 85-97, 2010. (ISSN # 09544070).(Link)

2009

50. Shailendra Sinha, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Experimental Investigations of the Tribological Properties of Lubricating Oil from Biodiesel Fuelled Medium Duty Transportation CIDI Engine”, SAE Paper No. 2008-01-1385, SAE Special Publication SP-2176 (ISBN # 978-0-7680-2018-2),SAE International Journal of Fuels and Lubricants, April 2009 (1), pp 719-730. (Print ISSN # 1946-3952; Online ISSN # 1946-3960).(Link)

49. Dhananjay Kumar Srivastava, Martin Weinrotter, Kurt Iskra, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Ernst Wintner, ”Characterisation of Laser Ignition in Hydrogen-Air Mixtures in a Combustion Bomb” International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Volume 34, Issue 5, March 2009, pp 2475-2482. (ISSN # 0360-3199)(Link)

48. AtulDhar, Vishal Saxena*, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Measurement of Dynamic Lubricating Oil Film Thickness between Piston Ring and Liner in a Motored Engine” Sensors and Actuators, Volume 149, Issue 1, January 2009, pp 7-15.(ISSN # 0924-4247).(Link)

47. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, K. Rajamanoharan, “Experimental Investigations of Performance and Emissions of Karanja Oil and its Blends in a Single Cylinder Agricultural Diesel Engine”, Applied Energy, Vol. 86, No. 1, January 2009, pp 106-112. (ISSN # 0306-2619).(Link)

46. Shailendra Sinha, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Rice Bran Oil Methyl Ester Fuelled Medium-Duty Transportation Engine: Long-Term Durability and Combustion Investigations” International Journal of Vehicle Design, Vol. 50, Nos. 1/2/3/4, 2009, pp 248-270.(ISSN # 0143-3369)(Link)

45. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Mritunjaya Kumar Shukla, “Portable Biogas Bottling Plant: A Practical Approach for Using Biogas as Transportation Fuel in Rural Areas”, International Journal of Oil, Gas and Coal Technologies, pp 379-388, Vol. 2, No. 4, 2009. (ISSN # 1753-3309).(Link)

44. Rakesh Kumar Maurya, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Experimental Investigation of Effect of Intake Air Temperature and Mixture Quality on Combustion of Methanol and Gasoline Fuelled HCCI Engine”, Journal of Automobile Engineering, Proceedings of IMechE, Part-D, Volume 223, Number 11, pp 1445-1458, 2009. (ISSN # 09544070).(Link)

43. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, TanuPriya Bajaj, “Process Optimisation of Base CatalysedTransesterification of Karanja Oil for Biodiesel Production” International Journal of Oil, Gas and Coal Technologies, Vol. 2, No. 3, 2009, pp 297-310. (ISSN # 1753-3309)(Link)

42. Rakesh Kumar Maurya, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Experimental Investigation of cycle-by-cycle variations in CAI/HCCI combustion of Gasoline and Methanol by varying different engine operating conditions”, SAE 2009-01-1345, SAE Special Publication SP-2242, 2009. (ISBN # 978-0-7680-2138-7)(Link)

41. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, AtulDhar, “Performance, Emission and Combustion Characteristics of Jatropha Oil Blends in a Direct Injection Engine” SAE 2009-01-0947, SAE Special Publication SP-2239, 2009. (ISBN # 978-0-7680-2135-6)(Link)

40. Dhananjay Kumar Srivastava, Martin Weinrotter, HenrichKofler, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Ernst Wintner, “Laser-assisted Homogeneous Charge Ignition in a Constant Volume Combustion Chamber” Optics and Lasers in Engineering, Volume47, 2009, pp 680–685. (ISSN # 0143-8166).(Link)

2008

39. Deepak Agarwal, Lokesh Kumar, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Performance Evaluation of a Vegetable Oil Fuelled Compression Ignition Engine, Renewable Energy, Vol. 33, No. 6, June 2008, pp. 1147-1156. (ISSN # 0960-1481). (Link)

38. Shailendra Sinha, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Sanjeev Garg, “Biodiesel Development from Rice bran oil: Transesterification Process Optimization and Fuel Characterization” Energy Conversion and Management, Vol. 49, No. 5, May 2008, pp. 1248-1257. (ISSN # 0196-8904.(Link)

37. Harish Kumar Gangwar, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Emission and Combustion Characteristics of Vegetable Oil (JatrophaCurcas) Blends in an Indirect Injection Transportation Engine”, International Energy Journal, Volume 9, March 2008, pp 43-51 (Special Issue on Biofuels: Opportunities and Technologies). (ISSN # 1513-718X).(Link)

36. Harish Kumar Gangwar, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Combustion Characteristics of Jatropha Oil Blends in a Transportation Engine”, SAE Paper No. 2008-01-1383, SAE Special Publication SP-2176, 2008. (ISBN # 978-0-7680-2018-2)(Link)

35. BhaskarMazumdar, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Performance, Emission and Combustion Characteristics of a Waste Cooking Oil Based Biodiesel Fuelled CIDI Engine”, SAE Paper No. 2008-01-1384, SAE Special Publication SP-2176, 2008. (ISBN # 978-0-7680-2018-2)(Link)

2007

34. H Ranner, P K Tiwari, H Kofler, M Lackner, E Wintner, A K Agarwal, F Winter, " Laser Cleaning of Optical Windows in Internal Combustion Engines", Optical Engineering, Vol. 46, No. 10, October 2007, pp 104301 (8 pages). (ISSN # 0091-3286)(Link)

33. Deepak Agarwal, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Performance and Emissions Characteristics of Jatropha Oil (Preheated and Blends) in a Direct Injection Compression Ignition Engine” Applied Thermal Engineering, Volume 27, Issue 13, September 2007, Pages 2314-2323. (ISSN # 1359-4311).(Link)

32. Shailendra Sinha, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Experimental Investigation of the Combustion Characteristics of Biodiesel (Rice Bran Oil Methyl Ester) Fuelled Direct Injection Transportation Diesel Engine”, Journal of Automobile Engineering, Proceedings of IMechE, Part-D, Vol. 221, Issue 8, August 2007, pp 921-932. (ISSN # 09544070).(Link)

31. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Sandeep Kumar Goyal, “Experimental and Numerical Investigations of Jet Impingement Cooling of Piston of Heavy-Duty Diesel Engine for Controlling the Non-Tail Pipe Emissions”, SAE paper no 2007-01-0763, SAE Special Publication SP-2132, 2007(ISBN # 978-0-7680-1922-3) and Transactions of SAE 2007: Journal of Passenger Cars: Electronic and Electrical Systems (Document Number: V116-7), April 2008.(Link)

30. SumitPramanik, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, K. N. Rai, Ashish Garg, “Development of High Strength Hydroxyapatite by Solid-State-Sintering Process”, Ceramic International, Volume 33, Issue 3, April 2007, Pages 419-426. (ISSN # 0272-8842).(Link)

29. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Ashish Garg, D K Srivastava, and M K Shukla, “Experimental Wear Characterization of Titanium Based PVD Coatings for Automotive Applications Using Exhaust Gas Recirculation”, Surface and Coating Technology, Volume 201, Issue 13, March 2007, pp 6182-6188. (ISSN # 0257-8972).(Link)

28. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Bio Fuels (Alcohols and Biodiesel) Applications as fuels for Internal Combustion Engines”, Progress in Energy and Combustion Science, Volume 33, Issue 3, pp 233-271, 2007. (ISSN # 0360-1285).(Link)

27. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Guest Editorial”, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part D: Journal of Automobile Engineering, 221 (8) pp. I, 2007.(Link)

26. Dhananjay Kumar Shrivastava, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Effect of Liner Surface Properties on Wear, Friction and Surface Morphology in Non-Firing Engine Simulator”, Materials and Design, Volume 28, Issue 5, 2007, Pages 1632-1640. (ISSN # 0261-3069).(Link)

2006

25. Deepak Agarwal, Shailendra Sinha, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Experimental Investigation of Control of NOx Emissions in Biodiesel Fuelled Compression Ignition Engine” Renewable Energy, Volume 31, Issue 14, Pages 2356-2369, November 2006. (ISSN # 0960-1481).(Link)

24. Mani BijoyVarghese, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Numerical Investigations of Piston Cooling Using Oil Jet in Heavy Duty Diesel Engines”, Journal of Engine Research, Proceedings of IMechE, Volume 7, Number 5, pp 411-422, 2006. (ISSN # 1468 0874).(Link)

23. DipankarDwivedi, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Mukesh Sharma, “Particulate Emission Characterization of a Biodiesel Vs Diesel Fuelled Compression Ignition Transport Engine: A Comparative Study” Atmospheric Environment, Volume 40, Issue 29, September 2006, Pages 5586-5595. (ISSN # 1352-2310).(Link)

22. Shrawan Kumar Singh, Dhananjay Kumar Srivastava, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Mukesh Sharma, “Experimental Investigation of the Effect of EGR on Wear Performance of a Compression Ignition Engine”, Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbine and Power, Transactions of ASME, Vol. 128, Issue 4, pp 921-927, October 2006. (ISSN # 0742-4795).(Link)

21. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Mukesh Sharma, “Furnace Design Improvements in Indian Cottage Sugar Industry (Khandsari) for Air Pollution prevention and Control”, Clean Air: International Journal on Energy for a Clean Environment, Volume 7, Issue 1, pp 59-75, 2006. (ISSN # 1561-4417).(Link)

20. Shrawan Kumar Singh, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Mukesh Sharma, “Experimental Investigations of Heavy Metal Addition in Lubricating Oil and Soot Deposition in an EGR Operated Engine”, Applied Thermal Engineering, Vol. 26, No. 2-3, pp 259-266, February 2006. (ISSN # 1359-4311).(Link)

2005

19. SumitPramanik, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, K N Rai, “Chronology of Total Hip Joint Replacement and Material Development”, Trends in Biomaterials and Artificial Organs, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp 15-25, July 2005. (ISSN # 0971-1198).(Link)

18. SumitPramanik, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, K N Rai, “Development of High Strength Hydroxyapatite for Hard Tissue Replacement”, Trends in Biomaterials and Artificial Organs, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp 45-49, July 2005. (ISSN # 0971-1198).(Link)

17. Mukesh Sharma, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, K V L Bharathi, “Characterization of Exhaust Particulates from Diesel Engine”, Atmospheric Environment, Vol. 39, Issue 17, pp 3023-3028, June 2005. (ISSN # 1352-2310).(Link)

16. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Experimental Investigations of the Effect of Biodiesel Utilization on Lubricating Oil Tribology in Diesel Engines” Journal of Automobile Engineering, Proceedings of IMechE, Part-D, Volume 219, Number 5, pp 703-714, May 2005. (ISSN # 09544070).(Link)

15. Mani Bijoy Varghese, Sandeep Kumar Goyal, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Numerical and Experimental Investigation of Oil Jet Cooled Piston’ SAE Paper No. 2005-01-1382, SAE Special Publication SP-1945, pp 19-25, 2005. (ISBN # 0-7680-1590-1).(Link)

14. AnirudhGautam, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Evaluation of Steel Cap Piston for Up-gradation of Diesel Electric Locomotives for Indian Railways” SAE Paper No. 2005-01-1645, SAE Special Publication SP-1964, pp 43-48, 2005. (ISBN # 0-7680-1609-6). (Link)

13. Shailendra Sinha, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Performance Evaluation of a Biodiesel (Rice Bran Oil Methyl Ester) Fuelled Transport Diesel Engine”, SAE Paper No. 2005-01-1730, SAE Special Publication SP-1978,pp 159-166, 2005. (ISBN # 0-7680-1623-1).(Link)

2004

12. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Mukesh Sharma and L P Tewari, “Process Improvements in Khandsari (Cottage Sugar Industry) in India”, International Sugar Journal, Vol. CVI, Issue 1262, February 2004, pp 94-100. (ISSN # 0020-8841).(Link)

11. JayashreeBijwe, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Atul Sharma, “Assessment of Lubricity of Biodiesel Blends in Reciprocating Wear Mode” SAE Paper No 2004-01-3068,Transactions of SAE 2004, Journal of Fuels & Lubricants, Section 4, pp 2117-2126, 2004. (ISBN # 0-7680-1553-7).(Link)

10. Dhananjay Kumar Srivastava, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Experimental Investigations on the Effect of Liner Surface Properties on Wear in Non-Firing Engine Simulator”, SAE 2004-01-0605, SAE World Congress 2004 and SAE Special Publication SP-1820, pp 53-62, 2004. (ISBN # 0-7680-1356-9).(Link)

9. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, Shailendra Sinha, Mritunjay Kumar Shukla, Shrawan Singh ”Effect of EGR on the Exhaust Gas Temperature and Exhaust Opacity in an Experimental Diesel Engine”, SADHANA (Indian Academy of Science proceedings in engineering sciences), Vol. 29, Part 3, June 2004, pp 275-284. (ISSN # 0256-2499).(Link)

8. Dhananjay Kumar Srivastava, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Experimental Evaluation of Effect of Surface Topography Features on Wear and Friction of Liner in a Non-Firing Engine Simulator”, Indian Journal of Tribology, Volume 3, Number 1-2, December 2004, pp 33-37.(Link)

2003

7. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, JayashreeBijwe, L M Das “Wear Assessment In Biodiesel Fuelled Compression Ignition Engine", Journal Of Engineering For Gas Turbine And Power, Transactions of ASME, Volume 125, Number 3, pp 820- 826, July 2003.(ISSN # 0742-4795).(Link)

6. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, JayashreeBijwe, L M Das “Effect Of Biodiesel Utilisation On Wear Of Vital Parts In Compression Ignition Engine”, Journal Of Engineering For Gas Turbine And Power, Transactions of ASME, Volume 125, Number 2, pp. 604-611, April 2003.(ISSN # 0742-4795).(Link)

2001

5. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, L M Das “Biodiesel Development And Characterization For Use As A Fuel In Compression Ignition Engine”, Journal Of Engineering For Gas Turbine And Power, Transactions of ASME, Volume 123, Number 2, pp 440- 447, April 2001. (ISSN # 0742-4795).(Link)

4. Pawan Ghildiyal, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, “Review of Commercial Biodiesel Production Technology” ICFAIJournal of Science and Technology, Vol. 3, No. 1, March 2001, pp 19-37. (ISSN # 0973-2268).(Link)

Before 2000

 

3. G D Agarwal, Avinash Kumar Agarwal “Environmental Implications Of Using Biomass As An Alternative Source Of Energy: A Critical Assessment”, TIMES (TERI Information Monitor on Environmental Science), Vol. 4, No. 2, pp 79-89, December 1999. (ISSN# 0971-8192). (Link)

2. Avinash Kumar Agarwal, G.D. Agarwal “Recent Technologies for Conversion of Biomass into Energy, Fuels and Useful Chemicals”, TIMES (TERI Information Monitor on Environmental Science), Vol. 4, No. 1, pp 1-12, June 1999. (ISSN # 0971-8192). (Link)

1. Avinash Kumar Agarwal “Vegetable Oil Vs. Diesel Fuel: Development and Use of Biodiesels in a Compression Ignition Engine”, TIDE (TERI Information Digest on Energy), Vol. 8, No. 3, pp 191 – 203, September 1998. ((ISSN# 0971-085X). (Link)


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