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A Fiber Optics Probe for Measurements in Emitting-Absorbing Flames

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F. Sakkal

American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon

J. Heberlein, E. Pfender

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Heat Transfer Division, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn.

J. Eng. Power 94(2), 159-165 (Apr 01, 1972) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3445656 History: Received August 02, 1971; Online July 14, 2010

Abstract

In this paper, a fiber optics probe is described which is designed for diagnostics in emitting-absorbing flames. The probe is swept with constant speed through the flame to be investigated, and the spectrally resolved light signal received by the probe is recorded. As a sensitive check for the applicability of such a probe as a diagnostic tool, the curves of growth of the sodium resonance lines are measured, using a laminar temperature-shielded, sodium-seeded propane gas flame. The results demonstrate the usefulness of this probe for applications in flames containing solid particles.

Copyright © 1972 by ASME
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