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Fundamentals of Premixed Turbulent Combustion

1st Edition

By Andrei Lipatnikov

CRC Press

548 pages

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Lean burning of premixed gases is considered to be a promising combustion technology for future clean and highly efficient gas turbine combustors. Yet researchers face several challenges in dealing with premixed turbulent combustion, from its nonlinear multiscale nature and the impact of local phenomena to the multitude of competing models. Filling

Table of Contents

General Knowledge on Reacting Gas Mixtures. Unperturbed Laminar Premixed Flame. A Brief Introduction to Turbulence. Phenomenology of Premixed Turbulent Combustion. Physical Mechanisms and Regimes of Premixed Turbulent Combustion. Influence of Premixed Combustion on Turbulence. Modeling of Premixed Burning in Turbulent Flows. Introduction to Nonpremixed Combustion. Partially Premixed Turbulent Flames. References. Index.

About the Author

Andrei N. Lipatnikov, Ph.D., is an associate professor at the Department of Applied Mechanics at Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden. He graduated from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT) in 1984 and obtained his Ph.D. from the same institute in 1987. Dr. Lipatnikov's academic activities have been concerned with research on turbulent and laminar combustion processes, pollutant formation in flames, autoignition of premixed mixtures, and numerical modeling of combustion in spark ignition engines. He has published more than 190 scientific contributions, including 59 journal papers. Dr. Lipatnikov is a member of the Combustion Institute.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCI024000
SCIENCE / Energy
SCI065000
SCIENCE / Mechanics / Dynamics / Thermodynamics
TEC009070
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Mechanical