IMPERIAL COLLEGE OF SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY AND MEDICINE



Participant Legal Name

IMPERIAL COLLEGE OF SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY AND MEDICINE

Project Acronym

ICL

Website

Location

London, United Kingdom

Organization activites

Imperial College London is a public research university located in London, United Kingdom. Imperial is organized by faculties of science, engineering, medicine and business. Imperial’s contributions to society include the discovery of penicillin, the development of holography, and of fiber optics. Over 100 permanent members of staff and 60 fixed term research staff make up the core of the UK’s leading university department of Mechanical Engineering.

The department of Mechanical Engineering is working in collaboration with industry and with the support of the research councils and deliver world class research. This exciting and exacting environment offers more than 500 high-achieving undergraduate and postgraduate students the facilities, resources and motivation they need to reach their full potential.

Involved in

WP1 : MANAGEMENT AND COORDINATION

Task 1.1: Strategic decision making and project governance
Task 1.2: Scientific Coordination and technical review
Task 1.3: Project management and administration

WP2 : Validated tools for accurate PSD soot prediction

Task 2.1: Experiments correlated to soot formation
Task 2.2: Comprehension of phenomena related to soot formation and oxidation - detailed sub models
Task 2.3: Soot modelling for numerical simulations of turbulent flames
Task 2.4: Model validation and application

WP3 : Reliable cooling design for durable combustors

Task 3.1: Near-wall region improved description
Task 3.2: Understanding of heat transfer and cooling

WP4 : Innovative applications

Task 4.1: Combustor optimization for soot reduction
Task 4.2: Innovative low emission injection systems and thermal optimization of the combustor

WP5 : Dissemination and Exploitation

Task 5.1: Development of dissemination & communication plan
Task 5.2: Dissemination & communication
Task 5.3: Exploitation Planning
Task 5.4: IP Management
Task 5.5: Interaction with Regulatory networks