Combustion Technology

Essentials of Flames and Burners
by Vasudevan Raghavan

Publisher: Wiley

Series: Ane/Athena Books

Publication Date: November 24, 2016

ISBN: 9781119241812

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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A comprehensive review of the fundamentals aspects of combustion, covering fundamental thermodynamics and chemical kinetics through to practical burners.  It provides a detailed analysis of the basic ideas and design characteristics of burners for gaseous, liquid and solid fuels. End of chapter review questions help the reader to evaluate their understanding of both the fundamental as well as the application aspects. Furthermore, a chapter on alternative renewable fuels has been included to bring out the need, characteristics and usage of alternative fuels along with fossil fuels. A section on future trends in fuels and burners is also provided. Several key research articles have been cited in the text and listed in the references.