Accession Number : ADP000309

Title :   Shock Initiated Ignition in Heptane-Oxygen-Argon Mixtures,

Corporate Author : TECHNION - ISRAEL INST OF TECH HAIFA DEPT OF AERONAUTICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Burcat,Alexander ; Farmer,Richard F. ; Matula,Richard A.

Report Date : JUL 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The ignition of heptane in mixtures containing oxygen and argon was studied behind reflected shock waves in 56 mm i.d. and 26 mm i.d. single-pulse shock tubes. The measurements covered the temperature range 1100-1700 K and reflected shock pressures varying from 2 to 12 atmospheres.

Descriptors :   *Heptanes, *Oxygen, *Argon, *Shock waves, *Ignition, Gases, Mixtures, Shock tubes, High temperature

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE