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Reacting flows : combustion and chemical reactors

Author: G S S Ludford; American Mathematical Society.; Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics.
Publisher: Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, 1986.
Series: Lectures in applied mathematics (American Mathematical Society), v. 24.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

Represents the culmination of the Special Year '84-'85 in Reacting Flows held at Cornell University. As the proceedings of the 1985 AMS/SIAM Summer Seminar in Applied Mathematics, these two volumes  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: G S S Ludford; American Mathematical Society.; Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics.
ISBN: 082181124X 9780821811245 0821811274 9780821811276 0821811282 9780821811283
OCLC Number: 13095394
Notes: Proceedings of the '85 AMS/SIAM Summer Seminar on Applied Mathematics held at the Cornell University Center for Applied Mathematics.
Description: 2 volumes : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Part 1: Introduction: Low Mach number combustion by G. S. Ludford S. The mathematical background of chemical reactor analysis. II. The stirred tank by R. Aris High Mach number combustion by A. Majda Numerical calculation of the interaction of pressure waves by H. A. Dwyer, A. Lutz, and R. J. Kee Computational methods in turbulent reacting flow by A. F. Ghoniem Combustion: Flame resonance and acoustics in the presence of heat loss by A. C. McIntosh The asymptotic analysis of ignition events with detailed kinetics by D. W. Mikolaitis Thermal expansion effects on perturbed premixed flames: a review by T. L. Jackson and A. K. Kapila Modeling end-gas knock in a rapid-compression machine: review and extension by F. J. Higuera and A. Linan Two asymptotic models for solid propellant combustion by S. B. Margolis and R. C. Armstrong Plane shock initiation of homogeneous and heterogeneous condensed phase. Explosives with a sensitive rate by D. S. Stewart The structure and stability of plane detonation waves for large activation energy by J. D. Buckmaster Stability theory for shocks in reacting media: Mach stems in detonation waves by R. R. Rosales Roles of perturbation methods for turbulent diffusion flame by F. A. Williams The lifting of turbulent diffusion flames and the noise they make by J. Buckmaster and N. Peters Part 2: Chemical reactors: Stability and Hopf bifurcation in isothermal catalysts by J. M. Vega and I. E. Parra Propagation of reaction fronts in exothermic heterogeneous noncatalytic systems solid-solid and solid-gas by J. Puszynski, J. Degreve, S. Kumar, and V. Hlavacek Optimal catalyst activity profiles in pellets by A. Varma Polymerization reactions in closed and open systems by T. A. Bak and L. Binglin Periodic and aperiodic regimes in linear and cyclic arrays of coupled reaction-diffusion cells by R. Raschman, I. Schreiber, and M. Marek Dynamic behavior of continuous stirred-tank reactors with extraneous thermal capacitance by J. B. Planeaux, K. F. Jensen, and W. W. Farr Steady-state multiplicity features of open chemically reacting systems by V. Balakotaiah Global bifurcations in simple models of a chemical reactor by J. Guckenheimer Methods of singularity theory in the analysis of dynamics of reactive systems by L. M. Pismen Mathematical questions: Solution profiles and thermal runaway by J. Bebernes and D. Kassoy Premixed laminar flames as travelling waves by D. H. Wagner Mathematical study of a model with no ignition temperature for laminar plane flames by M. Marion Well-posedness of the nonlinear equations for zero Mach number combustion by P. Embid Flame structure for reaction networks with chain branching and recombination by P. C. Fife and B. Nicolaenko The use of symmetry and bifurcation techniques in studying flame stability by B. L. Keyfitz, M. Golubitsky, M. Gorman, and P. Chosset Mathematical analysis of tubular reactors by R. Alexander Oscillating chemical reactions: the well-stirred and spatially distributed class by G. C. Wake, J. G. Graham-Eagle, and B. F. Gray A systematic derivation of the constitutive properties of mixtures of viscous-heat conducting fluids by I. Muller Computational question: Calculation of extinction limits for premixed laminar flames in a stagnation point flow by V. Giovangigli and M. D. Smooke Contribution to the numerical analysis of laminar stationary flames by M. Sermange Adaptive numerical methods for unsteady flame propagation by B. Larrouturou Using computers to answer fundamental questions in combustion theory: an example from droplet combustion by R. D. Janssen and P. J. O'Rourke actional step methods for reacting shock waves by P. Colella, A. Majda, and V. Roytburd Modelling and computation of deflagration-to-detonation transition (DDT) in reactive granular materials by M. R. Baer, R. E. Benner, R. J. Gross, and J. W. Nunziato On determining important aspects of combustion kinetics modelling with sensitivity analysis by H. Rabitz Singular perturbation for stiff equations using numerical computations by S. H. Lam.
Series Title: Lectures in applied mathematics (American Mathematical Society), v. 24.
Responsibility: G.S.S. Ludford, editor.


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