Organization and Sponsors

The ECN is fueled by volunteer activity, supported by generous sponsoring institutions!

Principal Organizers

Lyle M. Pickett, Sandia National Laboratories

Gilles Bruneaux, IFP Energies nouvelles

Raúl Payri, CMT Motores Térmicos

Topic Organizers for ECN3

Sibendu Som, Argonne National Laboratory, Diesel Spray Topic 1: Internal nozzle flow to spray development and vaporization

Jose Maria Garcia, CMT Motores Térmicos, Diesel Combustion Topic 2: Mixing/chemistry interaction

Scott Parrish, General Motors R&D, Gasoline Sprays Topic 3: Spray G

Dave Reuss, Univ. of Michigan, Topic 4: Engine Flows and Combustion

Scientific Committee

Please see organization for ECN3.

Sponsoring Institutions


U.S. Department of Energy,
Office of Vehicle Technologies

French Ministry of Ecology

French Ministry of Ecology,
Sustainable Development
and Sea
(project CANDLE)


IFP Energies Nouvelles

CMT-Motores Térmicos

CMT-Motores Térmicos

Sandia National Laboratories

Sandia National Laboratories

Robert Bosche LLC

Robert Bosch LLC, donation of injectors


Delphi, donation of injectors