In the following the list of some of the documents produced during the research carried out on swirling combustion chambers.

Other documents, such as technical reports and deliverables, are not reported because confidential.


Minotti, A. “Hybrid Energy Converter Based on Swirling Combustion Chambers: the Hydrocarbon Feeding Analysis.”, AIMS Energy, 2017, 5(3): 506-516. doi: 10.3934/energy.2017.3.506.

Minotti, A. “Energy Converter with Inside Two, Three, and Five Connected H2/Air Swirling Combustor Chambers: Solar and Combustion Mode Investigations”, Energies 2016, 9, 461;

Minotti, A. and Teofilatto, P. “Swirling combustors energy converter: H2/Air simulations of separated chambers”. Energies 2015, 8, 9930-9945.

Minotti, A., Cozzi, F. and Capelli, F. “CH4/air Mesocombustor at 3 bar: Numerical simulation and experiments”, International Journal “Applied Mechanics and Materials”, Vol. 431 (2013), pp.137-150.

Minotti, A., Bruno, C. and Cozzi, F. “LES Simulation of CH4/air Microcombustor with Detailed Chemistry”, Combustion Science and Technology, Volume 183, Issue 6, 554, 2011.

Minotti, A. and Bruno, C., “LES of a CH4/air Mesocombustor at 3 atm: EDC and Laminar-rate models”, AIAA Aerospace Science Meeting and Exhibit, AIAA-2011-888905, RENO, Nevada, 4-7 January 2011.

Minotti, A., Sciubba, E., “LES simulation of an ultra-micro combustion chamber based on a 177 reactions mechanism”, Proceedings of the ASME-2010 10th Biennial Conference on Engineering Systems Design and Analysis, ESDA2010-24170, 12-14 July 2010, Istanbul.

Minotti, A. and Sciubba, E., “LES of a meso combustion chamber with a detailed chemistry model: comparison between the Flamelet and EDM models”, Energies 2010, 3(12), 1943-1959.

Minotti, A., Sciubba, E., “Large Eddy Simulation of an ultra-micro combustion chamber”, 6° International Symposium on Turbulence Heat and Mass Transfer, proceedings, 14-18 September 2009, Rome.

Minotti, A., Bruno, C. and Cozzi, F., “Numerical Simulation of a Micro-Combustor Chamber”, AIAA Aerospace Science Meeting and Exhibit, AIAA-2009-0447, Orlando, FL, 5-8 January 2009.

Minotti, A., Bruno, C. and Cozzi, F., “Micro-Combustor Chamber: Comparison between LES and Experiments”, EUCASS 09 proceedings, Versailles, FR, 6-9 July 2009.

Technical Reports

ENEA-Report 2016, “CRESCO numerical combustion analysis of swirling micro-meso combustion chambers”. High Performance Computing on CRESCO infrastructure: research activities and results 2015, ISBN: 978-88-8286-342-5

FP7-HRC-Energy-2012, "Hybrid Renewable Energy Converter for continuous and flexible power production", Deliverable D1.5, Simulation models of combustion mode for GEN2 optimized geometries (swirling option), Ref. Energy.2012.10.2.1 FET

FP7-HRC-Energy-2012, "Hybrid Renewable Energy Converter for continuous and flexible power production", Deliverable D8.3, "Preliminary version of Plan for use and dissemination of foreground", Ref. Energy.2012.10.2.1 FET

P.R.I.N. 2008, “Pressurized Microcombustors for microturbines applications and/or propulsion”, prot. 2008EZ2NL4, Rome 2012.

P.R.I.N. 2006, “Microcombustors for microturbines applications and/or propulsion”, prot. 2006094334, Rome, 2009.