- Departments / Centres
Combustion of fuels. Combustion equations and air-fuel ratio calculations.
Thermodynamics of combustion. Thermo-chemistry. Kinetics of combustion.
Laminar and turbulent flames. Quenching. Flammability. Ignition and flame.
Stabilization. Combustion in SI and CI engines.
Emission and control methods.
1. Turns, S.R., An Introduction to Combustion, 2nd ed., McGraw-Hill, 2000.
2. Glassman, I., Combustion, 3rd ed., Academic Press, 1996.
3. Heywood, J.B., Internal Combustion Engine Fundamentals, McGraw-Hill, 1988.