combustion

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Synonyms for combustion

a process in which a substance reacts with oxygen to give heat and light

a state of violent disturbance and excitement

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The KAS kinetics model enables one to calculate the energy change in the reactions of activated molecules and describe the mechanisms of combustion reactions of blending samples.
Applying Equation (3) [8, 23], the combustion reactions of solid particles can be described as follows:
The combustion reactions of the blends, designated by the chemical formula [C.
High degree of the metal oxidation at outlet was registered in those cases, when flow of oxygen, injected into ASMF, exceeded the one necessary according to stoichiometry of fuel combustion reactions.
Polychlorinated benzene, phenol, dibenzo-p-dioxin, and dibenzofuran in heterogeneous combustion reactions of acetylene.
The group's major business lines include: TODD(TM) low-NOx burners, comprised of the RMB(TM), Variflame(TM), and Dynaswirl-LN(TM); COOL Technologies(TM), a family of ultra low-NOx processes, including COOLfuel(TM), COOLkits(TM) and COOLspray(TM) used on fired equipment to attain the lowest possible NOx while enhancing total combustion performance; and COOLflow(TM) modeling, which incorporates Computational Fluid Dynamics and physical modeling to analyze and improve airflow and combustion reactions in burner systems.
In all, combustion reactions of oil shale semi-coke, bituminous coal and their blends are very complex multistep reactions and further research should be performed in the future.
However, in the high-temperature stage, the values of activation energies of combustion reactions are much higher (within the range of 124.
The recent test results are consistent with the known ability of platinum to enhance the rate and completeness of combustion reactions.