International Journal of Engineering Mathematics / 2014 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Quadratic Prediction Models for the Performance Comparison of a Marine Engine Fuelled with Biodiesels B5 and B20

Table 1

Fuel properties.

PropertiesRegulation for biodiesel B5Biodiesel B20 from PTT

Cetane number5057.34
Specific gravity From 0.81 to 0.870.8408
Viscosity at 40°CFrom 1.8 to 4.13.774
Flash point (°C)5279.0
Pour point (°C)109
Water and sediment (% vol.)0.05<0.005
Heating value (J/g)41238.5545233.33