TechConnect Innovation Program

IntelliJect

North Carolina State University Office of Technology Transfer, NC, United States

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

Variable geometry fuel injector for internal combustion engine

Primary Application Area: Defense & Transportation

Technology Development Status: Prototype

Technology Readiness Level: TRL 4

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: This technology's major advantage is its flexibility and on-the-fly adjust-ability. The spray geometry angle can be varied during operation to optimize the fuel injection in the cylinder.

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab

Showcase Booth #: 630

Website: http://research.ncsu.edu/ott/

GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES

Government Funding/Support to Date: North Carolina State University sponsored this research with internal funding over the past 6 years.

Primary Sources of Funding: University

Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners