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Carbon-Based Energy Systems > Advanced Combustion

Controlled Combustion

Start Date: January 2003
Status: Completed

Investigators

Craig T. Bowman, Professor, Mechanical Engineering; Neelabh Arora and Kevin Walters, Graduate Researchers, Stanford University

Annual Reports

Presentations

  • R. D. Cook, Davidson, D. F. and Hanson, R. K., Rate measurements of DME decomposition and DME+OH at elevated temperatures, Poster presentation U.S. Combustion Meeting, Ann Arbor MI, May 2009.
  • Farooq, Davidson, D.F., Hanson, R.K., Huynh, L.K. and Violi, A., “An experimental and computational study of methyl ester decomposition pathways using shock tubes”, Proceedings of the Combustion Institute 32 , 247-253, 2009.
  • R. D. Cook, Davidson, D.F., Hanson, R.K., “Shock tube measurements of ignition delay times and OH time-histories in dimethyl ether oxidation”, Proceedings of the Combustion Institute 32, 189-196, 2009.
  • Bardos, Walters, K.M., Golden, D.M. and Bowman, C.T., Flow reactor studies of synthetic oxygenated fuels for Diesel engines, Poster presentation at the 32nd International Combustion Symposium, Montreal, Canada, August 2008.
  • Hong, Davidson, D. F., Vasu, S. S. and Hanson, R.K., “Shock tube study of soot formation in rich heptane/oxygen mixtures with DME/Acetone/Butanal/3-Pentanone additives”, Poster presentation at the 32nd International Symposium on Combustion, Montreal Canada, August 2008.
  • Z. Hong, Davidson, D.F. and Hanson, R.K, Shock tube studies of soot formation in rich heptane/oxygen mixtures with DME/Acetone/Butanal additives Paper 07F-34 2007 Fall Meeting of the Western States Section of the Combustion Institute, Livermore CA, October 2007.
  • R. D. Cook, Davidson, D.F. and Hanson, R.K., Measurements of ignition delay times and OH species concentration in DME/O2/Ar mixtures”, Paper 2970P International Symposium on Shock Waves 26, Heidelberg Germany July 2007.
  • Z. Hong, Davidson, D.F. and Hanson, R.K., Shock tube studies of soot formation in heptane and heptane/DME mixtures, Paper 2007-774 43rd AIAA Meeting, Reno NV, January 2007.
  • Walters, K. M. and Bowman, C. T., Effect of pressure on ethane oxidation under flameless oxidation conditions, 31st International Symposium on Combustion, Heidelberg, Germany, August 2006.Updated March 2006