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By W. Sirignano, A. Merzhanov, L. De Luca

Authored through one of the most prestigious overseas researchers, this e-book includes 21 papers that tackle 5 normal catagories of combustion technological know-how: flame concept, heterogeneous combustion, unsteady and mobile combustion, turbulent combustion, and explosions and detonations. The e-book is devoted to Yakov B. Zel'dovich, an eminent researcher identified for his theoretical works on combustion and detonation, who served because the first Chairman of the clinical Council of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR. the 1st 5 papers supply a standpoint of the advancements in flame concept, and the serious function that Zel'dovich performed in them. the second one part examines the problems of heterogeneous combustion and the new advances within the box. The 3rd part addresses fabric facing unsteady mobile combustion, and the fourth investigates turbulent combustion. the ultimate part treats the topic of detonations and explosions.

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Gaseous Flame Propagation The classical paper of Zel'dovich and Frank-Kamenetskii2 was the starting point of the modern theory of premixed laminar flames. 21 His own early monograph14 sets forth various essential basic ideas. His legacy in the theory of flame propagation exceeds that of any other individual. 1) where E denotes activation energy, q the heat released per unit mass of reactants consumed, R° is the universal gas constant, cp the average specific heat at constant pressure, and Tf represents the flame temperature.

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