FLAME PROPAGATION, AUTOIGNITION AND COMBUSTION IN ALCOHOL--PETROLEUM--AIR MIXTURES AND OTHER ALTERNATIVE FUELS. QUARTERLY PROGRESS REPORT NO. 1, AUGUST 1, 1977--OCTOBER 31, 1977

A brief report is given on a research program having three major projects: (1) modified cetane scale for rating low ignition quality alternative fuels; (2) autoignition and combustion of alternative fuels in diesel engines; and (3) flame propagation and combustion of alternative fuels in gasoline engines. The work performed during the first three months of the program are described. (ERA citation 03:041023)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Wayne State University

    Detroit, MI  USA  48202

    Department of Energy

    1000 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  USA  20585
  • Authors:
    • Henein, N A
  • Publication Date: 1978-1

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  • Pagination: 5 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00185639
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Contract Numbers: EC-77-S-02-4486
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 29 1979 12:00AM