Scott Skeen

Specialties: Combustion chemistry, soot formation, NOx formation, oxygen-enhanced combustion, oxy-fuel combustion, biomass pyrolysis and gasification, flame-sampling molecular beam mass spectrometry, laser induced incandescence, laser induced fluorescence Skills: Experimentation Combustion Chemistry Matlab Mass Spectrometry Combustion laser diagnostics Laser-induced incandescence Laser-induced fluorescence High-pressure sprays Current projects: Flame & Soot Chemistry Member, SAE

John E. Dec

Dr. John Dec is a Senior Scientist at Sandia National Laboratories.  John joined Sandia after receiving his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Michigan and has worked at Sandia’s Combustion Research Facility since 1989.  Here, he conducted numerous investigations of combustion processes in diesel and low-temperature gasoline combustion engines, directed mainly at improving…

Lyle Pickett

Spray structure

Lyle is a technical staff member at the Combustion Research Facility. He received a Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and M.S and B.S. degrees from Brigham Young University, all in mechanical engineering. He is a founder and leader of the Engine Combustion Network collaboration. He has given 15 invited or keynote presentations, 12 additional…