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12 Cool Flames

Part 1. Fundamentals and Safety

  1. Dionysios I. Kolaitis,
  2. Maria A. Founti

Published Online: 15 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527628148.hoc012

Handbook of Combustion

Handbook of Combustion

How to Cite

Kolaitis, D. I. and Founti, M. A. 2010. Cool Flames. Handbook of Combustion. 1:12:265–294.

Author Information

  1. National Technical University of Athens, School of Mechanical Engineering, Laboratory of Heterogeneous Mixtures & Combustion Systems Thermal Engineering Section, Athens, Greece

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JUL 2010

Abstract

The sections in this article are

  • 12.1
    Introduction
  • 12.2
    Theory
    • 12.2.1
      Phenomenology
    • 12.2.2
      Negative Temperature Coefficient (NTC)
    • 12.2.3
      Stabilized Cool Flames
    • 12.2.4
      Chemical Kinetics
  • 12.3
    Applications
    • 12.3.1
      Liquid Fuel Evaporation for Premixed Combustion
    • 12.3.2
      Liquid Fuel Reforming for Fuel Cell Applications
    • 12.3.3
      Internal Combustion Engines
      • 12.3.3.1
        Knocking
      • 12.3.3.2
        Low-Temperature Combustion and HCCI Engines
      • 12.3.3.3
        Lean Premixed Prevaporized Combustion in Gas Turbines
    • 12.3.4
      Industrial Safety
  • 12.4
    Numerical Modeling of Stabilized Cool Flame Reactors
    • 12.4.1
      One-Dimensional Chemical Kinetics Simulation of a Linear Flow SCF Reactor
    • 12.4.2
      Two-Dimensional Two-Phase CFD Simulation of a Linear Flow SCF Reactor
    • 12.4.3
      Three-Dimensional Two-Phase CFD Simulation of a Recirculating Flow SCF Reactor
  • 12.5
    Outlook
  • 12.6
    Summary

Keywords:

  • Cool flames;
  • low-temperature oxidation;
  • negative temperature coefficient;
  • thermochemistry;
  • two-stage ignition;
  • premixed combustion;
  • numerical modeling;
  • chemical kinetics