ISBN-10:
0471261793
ISBN-13:
9780471261797
Pub. Date:
02/21/2003
Publisher:
Wiley
Chemically Reacting Flow: Theory and Practice / Edition 1

Chemically Reacting Flow: Theory and Practice / Edition 1

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ISBN-13: 9780471261797
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 02/21/2003
Pages: 928
Product dimensions: 7.26(w) x 10.12(h) x 1.81(d)

About the Author

ROBERT J. KEE, PhD, is the George R. Brown DistinguishedProfessor of Engineering at the Colorado School of Mines in Golden,Colorado.

MICHAEL E. COLTRIN, PhD, is a Distinguished Member of theTechnical Staff at Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, NewMexico.

PETER GLARBORG, PhD, is a Professor of ChemicalEngineering at the Technical University of Denmark in Lyngby,Denmark.

Table of Contents

Preface.

Acknowledgments.

Nomenclature.

Introduction.

Fluid Kinematics.

The Conservation Equations.

Parallel Flows.

Similarity and Local Similarity.

Stagnation Flows.

Channel Flow.

Statistical Thermodynamics.

Mass Action Kinetics.

Reaction Rate Theories.

Heterogeneous Chemistry.

Molecular Transport.

Reaction Mechanisms.

High-Temperature Chemistry.

Numerical Solution of Stiff Equations.

Zero- and One-Dimensional Systems.

Two-Dimensional Systems.

Appendix A. Vector and Tensor Operations.

Appendix B. Navier-Stokes Equations.

Appendix C. Boundary-Layer Behavior.

Appendix D. Solving Differential Equations in Excel.

Appendix E. The Chemkin Approach.

References.

Index.

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