TECHNICAL PAPERS: Gas Turbines: Combustion and Fuel

Flashback in Lean Prevaporized Premixed Combustion: Nonswirling Turbulent Pipe Flow Study

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O. Schäfer, R. Koch, S. Wittig

Institute of Thermal Turbomachinery, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Karlsruhe, Kaiserstrasse 12, 76128 Karlsruhe, Germany

J. Eng. Gas Turbines Power 125(3), 670-676 (Aug 15, 2003) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1581897 History: Received December 01, 2000; Revised March 01, 2001; Online August 15, 2003
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Grahic Jump Location
Velocity distribution for flashback
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Schematic of the test rig
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Flashback from the combustor to the fuel injector
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Upstream flame propagation
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Flashback into premixing duct (TP=TS=573 K, 10 deg atomizer)
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Critical mean velocities at flashback for different fuel distributions (TP=TS=573 K)
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Temperature dependence of flashback




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