Jaguar Land Rover invests in new 'Centres of Excellence for Engine Combustion Research'

Professors Martin Davy and Richard Stone, from the Department of Engineering Science, will lead a new project on compression ignition in diesel engines thanks to a major investment by Jaguar Land Rover

The £1m investment will be shared equally, between the University of Oxford and University College London (UCL), to support the development of new research facilities and fund two 5-year study programmes.
The research projects will use the latest physical, optical and simulation resources to explore advances in spark and compression ignition combustion, targeting higher engine efficiency.

More details in http://www.eng.ox.ac.uk/about/news/jaguar-land-rover-invests-in-new-centres-of-excellence-for-engine-combustion-research.