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

Authored via essentially the most prestigious overseas researchers, this ebook includes 21 papers that handle 5 normal catagories of combustion technological know-how: flame thought, heterogeneous combustion, unsteady and mobile combustion, turbulent combustion, and explosions and detonations. The publication 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 medical Council of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR. the 1st 5 papers supply a viewpoint of the advancements in flame concept, and the severe function that Zel'dovich performed in them. the second one part examines the problems of heterogeneous combustion and the hot 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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1-3, 1991, pp. 159-164. , and Sivashinsky, G. , "Flame Extinction by Periodic Flow-Field," SIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics, Vol. 51, No. 2, 1991, pp. 344-350. 96 Aldredge, R. C, "The Propagation of Wrinkled Premixed Flames in Spatially Periodic Shear Flow," Combustion and Flame, Vol. 90, No. 2, 1992, pp. 121-133. 97 Aldredge, R. , "Premixed Flame Propagation in a High-Intensity, Large-Scale Vortical Flow," Combustion and Flame, Vol. 106, Nos. 1-2, 1996, pp. 29-40. , and Sivashinsky, G. , "On Quenching of the Reaction Wave Moving through Spatially Periodic Shear Flow," Combustion Science and Technology, Vol.

However, there are a number of additional elementary steps, besides these, whose rates contribute to the rates of the four overall reduced-chemistry steps in the reducedchemistry description. Figure 1 is a comparison, prepared from published29 graphs, of burning velocities of methane-air premixed flames, obtained from experiment (points), from numerical integrations with full chemistry (solid curve), and from numerical integrations with four-step reduced chemistry (dashed curve). The agreement is !

1172-1183. , and Roytburd, V, "Theoretical and Numerical Structure for Unstable One-Dimensional Detonations," SIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics, Vol. 51, No. 2, 1991, pp. 303-343. , and Roytburd, V, "Nonlinear Development of Low Frequency One-Dimensional Instabilities for Reacting Shock Waves," Dynamical Issues in Combustion Theory, edited by P. C. Fife, A. Linan and F. Williams, Vol. 35, IMA Volumes in Mathematics and Its Applications, Springer-Verlag, New York, 1991, pp. 63-82. , "Theoretical and Numerical Structure for Unstable Two-Dimensional Detonations," Combustion and Flame, Vol.

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