Spray-Flame Dynamics in a Rich Droplet Array
In a recent numerical paper (Nicoli et al. Combust. Sci. Technol. vol. 186, pp. 103-119; 2014) , a model of isobaric flame propagation in lean sprays has been proposed. The initial state of the monodisperse mists was schematized by a system of individual alkane droplets initially located at the nodes of a face-centered 2D-lattice, surrounded by a saturated mixture of alkane and air. In the present study, the previous model is complemented with an original chemical scheme that allows us to study the combustion of rich alkane/air mixtures.
Colette Nicoli, Pierre Haldenwang, Bruno Denet. Spray-Flame Dynamics in a Rich Droplet Array. Flow, Turbulence and Combustion, Springer Verlag (Germany), 2016, 96 (2), pp.377-389. ⟨10.1007/s10494-015-9675-4⟩. ⟨hal-01282878⟩
Journal: Flow, Turbulence and Combustion
Date de publication: 01-03-2016