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Combustion chemistry and flame structure of furan group biofuels using molecular-beam mass spectrometry and gas chromatography - Part II: 2-Methylfuran.
This is Part II of a series of three papers which jointly address the combustion chemistry of furan and its alkylated derivatives 2-methylfuran (MF) and 2,5-dimethylfuran (DMF) under premixedExpand
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Shock tube and chemical kinetic modeling study of the oxidation of 2,5-dimethylfuran.
A detailed kinetic model describing the oxidation of 2,5-dimethylfuran (DMF), a potential second-generation biofuel, is proposed. The kinetic model is based upon quantum chemical calculations for theExpand
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An experimental and modeling study of the propagation of cyclohexane and mono-alkylated cyclohexane flames
Abstract Laminar flame speeds of cyclohexane/air, methylcyclohexane/air, ethylcyclohexane/air, n -propylcyclohexane/air, and n -butylcyclohexane/air mixtures were determined in the counterflowExpand
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Detailed kinetic study of the ring opening of cycloalkanes by CBS-QB3 calculations.
This work reports a theoretical study of the gas-phase unimolecular decomposition of cyclobutane, cyclopentane and cyclohexane by means of quantum chemical calculations. A biradical mechanism hasExpand
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An experimental and kinetic investigation of premixed furan/oxygen/argon flames.
The detailed chemical structures of three low-pressure (35 Torr) premixed laminar furan/oxygen/argon flames with equivalence ratios of 1.4, 1.8 and 2.2 have been investigated by using tunableExpand
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Combustion chemistry and flame structure of furan group biofuels using molecular-beam mass spectrometry and gas chromatography - Part III: 2,5-Dimethylfuran.
This work is the third part of a study focusing on the combustion chemistry and flame structure of furan and selected alkylated derivatives, i.e. furan in Part I, 2-methylfuran (MF) in Part II, andExpand
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The autoignition of cyclopentane and cyclohexane in a shock tube
Abstract Ignition delay times of cyclohexane–oxygen–argon and cyclopentane–oxygen–argon mixtures have been measured in a shock tube, the onset of ignition being detected by OH radical emission.Expand
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Due to growing environmental concerns and diminishing petroleum reserves, a wide range of oxygenated species has been proposed as possible substitutes to fossil fuels: alcohols, methyl esters,Expand
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Towards cleaner combustion engines through groundbreaking detailed chemical kinetic models.
In the context of limiting the environmental impact of transportation, this critical review discusses new directions which are being followed in the development of more predictive and more accurateExpand
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Experimental and modeling investigation of the low-temperature oxidation of n-heptane.
The low-temperature oxidation of n-heptane, one of the reference species for the octane rating of gasoline, was investigated using a jet-stirred reactor and two methods of analysis: gasExpand
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