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Industrial Burners Handbook

1st Edition

Edited by Charles E. Baukal, Jr.

CRC Press

808 pages | 566 B/W Illus.

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Rapid development in the field precipitated by the increased demand for clean burner systems has made the Industrial Burners Handbook into the field’s go-to resource. With this resource, bestselling author, editor, and combustion expert Charles Baukal, Jr. has put together a comprehensive reference dedicated to the design and applications of industrial burners. In addition to a solid introduction to combustion and burner fundamentals, an outstanding panel of contributing authors address all major burner types and explore a range of topics never before adequately covered in a handbook, including noise, burner controls, and physical modeling.

Table of Contents

Section I

Industrial Combustion Basics

Introduction, Charles E. Baukal, Jr.

Heat Transfer, Charles E. Baukal, Jr.

Fluid Flow, Wes Bussman, Demetris Venizelos, and R. Robert Hayes

Combustion Basics, Joseph Calannino

CFD in Burner Development, Joseph D. Smith, Michael Lorra, Eric M. Hixson, and Tom Eldredge

Section II

Burner Fundamentals

Heat Transfer from Burners, Charles E. Baukal, Jr.

Burner Noise, Mahmoud Fleifil, Jay Karan, and Wes Bussman

Combustion Controls, Joe Gifford and Sach Kodesh

Burner Testing, Jeffrey Lewallen and Charles E. Baukal. Jr.

Burner Physical Modeling, John Guarco and Tom Eldredge

Section III

Burner Designs

High-Velocity Burners, Tom Robertson, Tod Miller, and John Newby

Regenerative Burners, Tom Robertson, Todd Miller, and John Newby

Thermal Radiation Burners, Thomas M. Smith and Charles E. Baukal, Jr.

Radiant Tube Burners, Dennis Quinn and Joh Newby

Radiant Wall Burners, Demetris Venizelos, R. Robert Hayes, and Wes Bussman

Natural-Draft Burners, Charles E. Baukal, Jr.

Burners for Industrial Burners, Lev Tsirulnikov, John Guarco, and Timothy Webster

Multi-Burner Boiler Applications, Lev Tsirulnikov, John Guarco, and Timothy Webster

Duct Burners, Stephen L. Somers

Air-Oxy/Fuel Burners, Charles E. Baukal, Jr.

Oxy-Fuel Burners, Hisashi Kobayashi and Rémi Tsiava


Common Conversions

Design Data

Material properties Index

About the Series

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Chemistry / Industrial & Technical