Direct use of sunflower oil as a compression-ignition engine fuel

Karaosmanoglu F., Kurt G., Ozaktas T.

ENERGY SOURCES, cilt.22, sa.7, ss.659-672, 2000 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 22 Konu: 7
  • Basım Tarihi: 2000
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1080/00908310050045618
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.659-672


Vegetable oils may be used directly as an alternative diesel fuel in compression-ignition engines. Within the scope of this work, employment of sunflower oil in a diesel engine during short- and long-term engine tests were studied, and the fuel characteristics of sunflower oil with its positive and negative aspects are pur forward along with our recommendations.