Research Staff


Jim Szybist
R&D Staff Member
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Professional Highlights

Ph.D., Fuel Science, The Pennsylvania State University, 2005

M.S., Fuel Science, The Pennsylvania State University, 2003

B.S., Chemical Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, 2000

Areas of expertise: behavior and emissions of alternative diesel fuels; fuel composition effects on diesel HCCI

Areas of current research: fuel composition effects on HCCI combustion, low temperature combustion, and detailed speciation of oxygenates in HCCI exhaust

Numerous conference proceedings and journal articles


Technical Highlights October 2015Oct 2015 highlights

Journal Paper to Report the Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s (ORNLs) Recent Discovery of Incompatibility between Diamond-Like Carbon (DLC) and Zinc Dithiophosphate (ZDDP)...