Applied Combustion by Eugene L. Keating
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Applied Combustion
By Eugene L. Keating

Applied Combustion

2nd Revised edition

By (author) See other recent books by Eugene L. Keating
Format: Hardback

Normal Price: $313.00
Your Price: $281.70 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $31.30! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $14.08 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 7-10 days



Applied Combustion by Eugene L. Keating

Book Description

The second edition of this practical text offers a broad introduction to the engineering principles of chemical energy conversion. Eugene L. Keating, Ph.D., P.E., a recognized authority within academia, government, and industry, examines combustion science and technology using fundamental principles. Thermochemical engineering data and design formulations of basic performance relationships appear in dual SI and English engineering dimensions and units, helping you save time and avoid conversion errors. New in the Second Edition * Streamlined organization that progressively develops fundamental concepts * Extended section on fuel cells * New section on the nitrogen-oxygen reaction system * Additional coverage of environmental aspects of specific combustion characteristics * New chapter on thermal destruction Furnishing examples that demonstrate a proper engineering analysis as well as important concepts relevant to the nature of combustion devices, Applied Combustion, Second Edition explores the ideal oxidation-reaction equation, fuel heat release rates, chemical equilibrium, incomplete combustion, chemical kinetics, and detonation, thermal explosion, and basic flame theories. The book treats the features of chemical energy resources and presents a thermochemical overview of current and potential solid, liquid, and gaseous natural and synthetic fuel resources. It also describes the fuel-engine interface characteristics of important external and internal combustion heat engines in terms of fuel compatibility, consumption rates, pollution characteristics, emission controls, and energy conversion efficiencies.

Buy Applied Combustion book by Eugene L. Keating from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9781574446401
ISBN-10: 1574446401
Format: Hardback
(254mm x 178mm x 36mm)
Pages: 657
Imprint: CRC Press Inc
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Inc
Publish Date: 9-Mar-2007
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions...


Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Applied Combustion book by Eugene L. Keating and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Eugene L. Keating close
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close