This course is concerned about physical and chemical
aspects of basic combustion phenomena. Classification of flames. Measurement of
laminar flame speed. Factors influencing burning velocity. Theory of flame
propagation. Flammability. Chemical aspects. Chemical equilibrium. Chain
reactions. Calculations and measurement of flame temperature. Diffusion flames.
Fuels. Atomization and evaporation of liquid fuels. Theories of ignition,
stability, and combustion efficiency.
- Teacher: Khalidah Al-Qayim