ME 6767: Advanced Topics in Combustion

Offered as Required

Credit Hours: 3-0-3
Prerequisites: AE 6766 or ME 6766 or equivalent, or with the consent of the instructor
Catalog Description: Turbulent combustion, combustion instability and control, solid propellants and explosives, chemical kinetics, pollutant formation and destruction, computational methods for reacting flows. Crosslisted with AE 6767.
Textbooks: None
Instructors: Jerry M. Seitzman (AE)
Goals: Analytic and numerical methods for modeling complex combustion phenomena.
  • Combustion overview and review
  • Governing equations
  • Turbulent Combustion Models
  • Combustion Instability and Control
  • Physical and Chemical Mechanisms for pollutant formation and destruction
  • Buring of solid propellants and explosives
  • Computational methods
  • Student project presentations
  • Exams

Please Direct Questions/Comments to: Dr. Jerry M. Seitzman, Assistant Professor