Academic Catalog


Course Code: 8760524
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Mechanical Design And Manufacturing
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator:
Offered Semester: Fall and Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Scope of combustion.Combustion thermodynamics.Basic transport phenomena.Chemical kinetics;reaction rate.Explosions in gases.Laminar and turbulent flames in premixed combustible gases.Structure of detonation.Diffusion flames; liquid droplet combustion.Theory of thermal ignition.Combustion of coal; burning rate of ash forming coal ,fluidized bed combustion.Pollutant formation.Propellants and rocket propulsion.