Gerhard Pirker

Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn.

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Research Output 2001 2019

An Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Cool Flame Behavior for Diesel Pilot Injections

Lackner, M., Eder, L., Pirker, G., Garcia-Oliver, J. M., Pastor, J. V., Pastor, J. M., Xuan, T. & Wimmer, A., 1 Oct 2019, 14th Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems: Digital proceedings. Zagreb: Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture, Zagreb, 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionResearchpeer-review

Big Data and Data Driven Modeling -- A New Dawn for Engine Operation and Development

Lindstaedt, S., Geiger, B. & Pirker, G., 2019, p. 325-327.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractResearch

Design of a test rig for fundamental investigations of spark characteristics

Tilz, A., Meyer, G., Kiesling, C., Pirker, G., Salbrechter, S. & Wimmer, A., 21 Feb 2019, In : International journal of engine research. 2019, 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Spark plugs
Electric sparks
Electric arcs
Flow velocity
Gas engines

Evaluation of Gas Injection Valves for Large Engines by Means of Spray Momentum Measurement

Kiesling, C., Tilz, A., Nickl, A., Winter, H., Pirker, G. & Wimmer, A., 2019, 11. Tagung Einspritzung und Kraftstoffe 2018: Diesel, Benzin, Gas, Alternative Kraftstoffe, Medien für SCR, Wasser. Tschöke, H. & Marohn, R. (eds.). Springer Vieweg, p. 481-497 17 p. (Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionResearch

Ignition Concepts for Large-Bore Gas Engines – A Comparison of Spark, Laser and Diesel Pilot Ignition

Zelenka, J., Pirker, G., Kiesling, C., Eder, L., Winter, H., Meyer, G. & Wimmer, A., 10 Jun 2019, p. 1-17. 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearchpeer-review

Open Access

Activities 2017 2018

  • 2 Talk at conference or symposium

Modellentwicklung und Validierung für die 3D-CFD Simulation von Großgasmotoren mit Pilotölzündung

Lucas Eder (Speaker), Marcel Lackner (Contributor), Gerhard Pirker (Contributor), Hubert Winter (Contributor), Peter Priesching (Contributor), Andreas Wimmer (Contributor)
16 Oct 2018

Activity: Talk or presentationTalk at conference or symposiumScience to science

3D-CFD model development and validation for dual-fuel combustion in large bore engines

Lucas Eder (Speaker), Marcel Lackner (Contributor), Hubert Winter (Contributor), Gerhard Pirker (Contributor), Andreas Wimmer (Contributor)
Nov 2017

Activity: Talk or presentationTalk at conference or symposiumScience to science


2. Preis der Fahrzeugverband-Jubiläumsstiftung 2007

Gerhard Pirker (Recipient), 25 Jun 2008

Prize: Prizes / Medals / Awards

ENERGY GLOBE Styria Award Feuer

Andreas Wimmer (Recipient), Dimitar Dimitrov (Recipient), Gerhard Pirker (Recipient), Hubert Winter (Recipient), Eduard Schneßl (Recipient) & Johann Reichmann (Recipient), 6 Mar 2013

Prize: Prizes / Medals / Awards

Houska Preis 2011 (2. Platz)

Andreas Wimmer (Recipient), Dimitar Dimitrov (Recipient), Gerhard Pirker (Recipient), Hubert Winter (Recipient), Eduard Schneßl (Recipient) & Johann Reichmann (Recipient), 26 Apr 2012

Prize: Prizes / Medals / Awards

Projects 1995 2015

B03/T02 - Multicomponent Diesel Combustion Modelling and Validation

Wimmer, A., Losonczi, B. & Pirker, G.


Project: Research project

B04_T03 - Thermal Management /Full Vehicle Model to predict Thermal-Management-Actions

Unterguggenberger, P., Wimmer, A., Salbrechter, S., Pirker, G. & Jauk, T.


Project: Research project

CDL Thd-VKM: CD-Laboratory "Thermodynamics of the Internal Combustion Engine"

Nöst, M., Fuchs, C. H., Wimmer, A., Jauk, T., Pirker, G., Pivec, R. & Samhaber, C.


Project: Research project