University of Michigan - Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute


Vm 432: Combustion

Course description:
 Introduction to combustion processes; combustion thermodynamics, reaction kinetics and combustion transport. Chain reactions, ignition, quenching, and flammability limits, detonations, deflagrations, and flame stability. Introduction to turbulent premixed combustion. Applications in IC engines, furnaces, gas turbines, and rocket engines.
Credit hours: 3 credits
Pre-/Co-requisites: Vm 235 and Vm 320 
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