This is an introductory course on Fundamentals of Combustion. The objective of this course is to impart knowledge on fundamentals of combustion to both UG and PG students. In this course, fundamentals aspects namely thermochemistry, chemical kinetics, transport phenomena including mass transfer required for understanding of intricate combustion process are to be covered extensively.
Week 1 : Introduction to Combustion Week 2 : Thermodynamics of combustion Week 3 : Themochemistry Week 4 : Chemical Equilubrium keintics Week 5 : Chemical Kinetics Week 6 : Types of reactions and Introduction to Physics of combustion Week 7 : Transport Phenomena Week 8 : Conservation Equations
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