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Course Postgraduate
Semester Sem. II
Subject Code AE624
Subject Title Fundamentals of Combustion


Classifications of combustion - thermo-chemistry – mass transfer – chemical kinetics - reaction mechanisms – combustion systems modeling with chemical kinetics – laminar premixed flames – turbulent premixed flames - detonation - laminar diffusion flames – turbulent diffusion flames - spray combustion – combustion instability – combustion diagnostics –solid combustion – emissions and its control

Text Books

Same as Reference


1. Kuo, K. K., Principles of Combustion, 2nd ed., John Wiley (2005).

2. Glassman, I. and Yetter, R. A., Combustion, 4th ed., Elsevier (2008).

3. Warnatz, J., Maas, U., and Dibble, R. W., Combustion 4th ed., Springer (2006).

4. Lewis, B., and von Elbe. G, Combustion, Flames and Explosions of Gases Elsevier Inc (1987).

5. Williams, F.A., Combustion Theory, 2nd ed. (1984).

6. Turns, S. R., An Introduction to Combustion, 2nd ed., McGraw-Hill (2000).

7. Law C. K., Combustion Physics, Cambridge Univ. Press (2006).