By W. Sirignano, A. Merzhanov, L. De Luca
Authored by way of essentially the most prestigious overseas researchers, this ebook includes 21 papers that tackle 5 basic catagories of combustion technology: flame idea, heterogeneous combustion, unsteady and mobile combustion, turbulent combustion, and explosions and detonations. The ebook is devoted to Yakov B. Zel'dovich, an eminent researcher recognized for his theoretical works on combustion and detonation, who served because the first Chairman of the medical Council of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR. the 1st 5 papers supply a viewpoint of the advancements in flame conception, and the serious position that Zel'dovich performed in them. the second one part examines the problems of heterogeneous combustion and the new advances within the box. The 3rd part addresses fabric facing unsteady mobile combustion, and the fourth investigates turbulent combustion. the ultimate part treats the topic of detonations and explosions.