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GDCI COLD START MISFIRE PREVENTION

United States Patent Application

20170159594
A1
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A GDCI engine control system determines if in-cylinder conditions are sufficient to achieve combustion in a given cylinder or if a misfire is likely. Fuel is delivered to that cylinder if combustion is probable, but fuel is disabled to that cylinder if a misfire is probable.
ROTH, GREGORY T. (DAVISON, MI), FULKS, GARY C. (FORT MYERS, FL), FEDEWA, ANDREW (CLARKSTON, MI)
14/ 958,976
December 4, 2015
STATEMENT REGARDING FEDERALLY SPONSORED RESEARCH OR DEVELOPMENT [0001] This invention was made with government support under Contract No. DE-EE0003258 awarded by the Department of Energy. The government has certain rights in the invention.