Chapter 2. Thermochemistry of Combustion

  1. Prof. Dr. Naminosuke Kubota

Published Online: 5 JAN 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527610105.ch2

Propellants and Explosives: Thermochemical Aspects of Combustion, Second Edition

Propellants and Explosives: Thermochemical Aspects of Combustion, Second Edition

How to Cite

Kubota, N. (2006) Thermochemistry of Combustion, in Propellants and Explosives: Thermochemical Aspects of Combustion, Second Edition, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527610105.ch2

Author Information

  1. Asahi Kasei Chemicals, Propellant Combustion Laboratory, Arca East, Kinshi 3-2-1, Sumidaku, Tokyo 130-6591, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JAN 2007
  2. Published Print: 20 OCT 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527314249

Online ISBN: 9783527610105

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Keywords:

  • propellants;
  • explosives;
  • thermochemistry of combustion;
  • heat energy;
  • adiabatic flame temperature;
  • chemical reaction;
  • evaluation of chemical energy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Generation of Heat Energy

    • Chemical Bond Chemical Bond Energy

    • Heat of Formation and Heat of Explosion

    • Thermal Equilibrium

  • Adiabatic Flame Temperature

  • Chemical Reaction

    • Thermal Dissociation

    • Reaction Rate

  • Evaluation of Chemical Energy

    • Heats of Formation of Reactants and Products

    • Oxygen Balance

    • Thermodynamic Energy