Accession Number : AD0750169

Title :   Nonequilibrium Combustion Products for Calculating Rocket Engine Performance.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Jan 67-31 Dec 71,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY DEPT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Sawyer,Robert F.

Report Date : SEP 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : The report is a summary and reivew of research on nonequilibrium combustion products for calculating rocket engine performance. The research concerned the chemical kinetics of combustion processes, the resulting nonequilibrium combustion products, and the effect of nonequilibrium combustion products on theoretical rocket engine performance. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ROCKET ENGINES, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING)), COMBUSTION PRODUCTS, EXHAUST GASES, REACTION KINETICS, CHEMICAL EQUILIBRIUM, SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH

Subject Categories : Combustion and Ignition
      Rocket Engines

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE