TECHNICAL PAPERS—SPECIAL ICE SECTION: Alternative Fuels Combustion and Emissions

Formaldehyde Formation in Large Bore Natural Gas Engines Part 1: Formation Mechanisms

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Charles E. Mitchell, Daniel B. Olsen

Engines and Energy Conversion Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523

J. Eng. Gas Turbines Power 122(4), 603-610 (Dec 29, 1999) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1290585 History: Received November 06, 1998; Revised December 29, 1999
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