hunter mack

Publications

PATENTS

DS Schultz, JH Mack, and K Rakestraw, “LINEAR CELL STRINGING”, United States Patent Application 20120080508, Filing Date: Sep 27, 2011.

S. Ghosh, DS Schultz, JH Mack, CS Grimmer, and KR Fine, “COMPACT OPTICS FOR CONCENTRATION AND ILLUMINATION SYSTEMS”, United States Patent Application 20110096426, Filing Date: 11/04/2010.

PAPERS

J.H. Mack, R.H. Butt, S. Saxena, J.Y. Chen, and R.W. Dibble, "Experimental investigation of sparkplug ion sensor signals in HCCI combustion using sodium, potassium, and cesium acetates as additives", Western States Section of The Combustion Institute (Pasadena, CA, USA), 2014.

R.H. Butt, Y. Chen, S. Saxena, J.H. Mack, J.Y. Chen, and R.W. Dibble"Improving ion current of sparkplug ion sensors in HCCI combustion using sodium, potassium, and cesium acetates: experimental and numerical modeling", Proceedings of The Combustion Institute, Volume 35 (accepted), 2014.

J.H. Mack, V.H. Rapp, M. Broeckelmann, T.S. Lee, and R.W. Dibble, “Investigation of Biofuels from Microorganism Metabolism for Use as Anti-Knock Additives”, FUEL Journal, Volume 117, Part B, Pages 939–943, 2014. [view]

V.H. Rapp, J.H. Mack, P. Tschann, W. Hable, R.J. Cattolica, and R.W. Dibble, “Research Octane Number of Primary and Mixed Alcohols from Biomass based Syngas”, Energy Fuels, 28 (5), pp 3185–3191, 2014. [view]

T. Sennott, C. Gotianun, R. Serres, M. Ziabasharhagh, J.H. Mack, R.W. Dibble, “Artificial Neural Network for Predicting Cetane Number of Biofuel Candidates Based on Molecular Structure”, Proceedings of the 2013 ASME ICE Fall Conference (ICEF2013-19185), 2013. [view]

DS Schultz, S Ghosh, CS Grimmer and JH Mack, "A CPV Thesis", Proc. SPIE 8108, 810809; 2011.

CS Grimmer, S Ghosh, DS Schultz, JH Mack, K Rakestraw, “Latest ATIR Module Performance And A Vision Of Things To Come”, 6TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CONCENTRATING PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEMS: CPV-6, AIP Conf. Proc. 1407, pp. 266-269; 2011.

C.S. Grimmer, D. Schultz, K. Fine, J.H. Mack, and D. Lari, "Aggregated Total Internal Reflection Optics for Solar: Electrical Performance and Thermal Validation for a 7X Concentrator Module", Proceedings of IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, 2010.

C.S. Grimmer, D. Schultz, K. Fine1, J.H. Mack, and D. Lari, "Aggregated Total Internal Reflection Optics for Solar: Electrical Performance and Thermal Validation for a 7X Concentrator Module", Proceedings of IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, 2010.

J.H. Mack, S.M. Aceves, and R.W. Dibble, “Direct Use of Wet Ethanol in a Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition (HCCI) Engine,” Energy, Volume 34, Issue 6, June 2009, Pages 782-787.

S. Saxena, J.H. Mack, and R.W. Dibble, "Increasing Indicated Mean Effective Pressure (IMEP) of a Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition (HCCI) Engines", Combustion Institute U.S. National Meeting, May 2009.

G.E. Bogin, J.H. Mack, and R.W. Dibble, “Spark Plug Modifications for Improving Ion Sensing Capabilities in a Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition (HCCI) Engine,” Proceedings of the ASME ICE Spring Conference, ICES2009-76161, 2009.

G.E. Bogin, J.H. Mack, and R.W. Dibble, “Fuel Effects of Ion Sensing in Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition (HCCI) Engines,” SAE Technical Paper 2009-01-1805, 2009.

J.H. Mack, “Investigation of Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition (HCCI) engines fuelled with ethanol blends using experiments and numerical simulations,” Thesis (PhD in engineering - mechanical engineering), University of California, Berkeley, Spring 2007.

J.H. Mack, D.L. Flowers, S.M. Aceves, and R.W. Dibble, "Direct Use of Wet Ethanol in a Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition (HCCI) Engine: Experimental and Numerical Results," Western States Section of the Combustion Institute, Fall 2007.

J.H. Mack, D.L. Flowers, B.A. Buchholz, and R.W. Dibble, "Using Biofuel Tracers to Study Alternative Combustion Regimes," Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section B (NIMB), 36DCC80, 2006.

B.J. Blizman, D.B. Makel, J.H. Mack, and R.W. Dibble, "Landfill Gas Fueled HCCI Demonstration System," Proceedings of the 2006 ASME ICE Fall Conference (ICEF2006-1578), 2006.

S. Mosbach, M. Kraft, A. Bhave (Univ. of Cambridge); F. Mauss (Lund Institute of Technology); J.H. Mack, R.W. Dibble (Univ. of California-Berkeley), "Simulating a Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition Engine Fuelled with a DEE/EtOH Blend," SAE Technical Paper 2006-01-1362, 2006.

J.W. Girard, G.E. Bogin, J.H. Mack, J.Y. Chen, and R.W. Dibble, "A Comparison of Infrared Light Emitting Diodes (IR-LED) versus Infrared," Western States Section of the Combustion Institute, Fall 2005.

J.H. Mack, D.L. Flowers, B.A. Buchholz, and R.W. Dibble, "The Effect of the Di-Tertiary Butyl Peroxide (DTBP) additive on HCCI Combustion of Fuel Blends of Ethanol and Diethyl Ether," SAE Technical Paper 2005-01-2135, 2005.

J.H. Mack, D.L. Flowers, B.A. Buchholz, and R.W. Dibble, "Investigation of HCCI Combustion of Diethyl Ether and Ethanol Mixtures Using Carbon 14 Tracing and Numerical Simulations," Proceedings of The Combustion Institute, Volume 30/2 pp 2693-2700, 2004.

J.S. Souder, J.H. Mack, J.K. Hedrick, and R.W. Dibble, "Microphones and Knock Sensors for Feedback Control of HCCI Engines," Proceedings of the 2004 ASME ICE Fall Conference, 2004.