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C1-C3 mechanism (Version 1412, December 2014)

Detailed mechanism of the pyrolysis, partial oxidation and combustion of hydrocarbon fuels up to 3 C atoms.

 

High temperature kinetic mechanism (84 species 1698 reactions)

High and Low temperature kinetic mechanism (107 species 2642 reactions)

High temperature kinetic mechanism with NOX (115 species 2141 reactions)

Thermodynamics

Transport properties

List of species

 

References for NOx mechanism

T. Faravelli, A.Frassoldati and E. Ranzi, Kinetic modeling of the interactions between NO and hydrocarbons in the oxidation of hydrocarbons at low temperatures, Combustion and Flame, 132(1-2), pp. 188 - 207 (2003), doi:10.1016/S0010-2180(02)00437-6

A. Frassoldati, T. Faravelli and E. Ranzi, Kinetic modeling of the interactions between NO and hydrocarbons at high temperature, Combustion and Flame 135, pp. 97-112 (2003), doi:10.1016/S0010-2180(03)00152-4

A. Cuoci, A. Frassoldati, T. Faravelli, E. Ranzi, Formation of soot and nitrogen oxides in unsteady counterflow diffusion flames, Combustion and Flame 156 (10), pp. 2010-2022 (2009), doi:10.1016/j.combustflame.2009.06.023

 

References for hydrocarbon mechanism

E. Ranzi, A. Frassoldati, R. Grana, A. Cuoci, T. Faravelli, A.P. Kelley, C.K. Law, Hierarchical and comparative kinetic modeling of laminar flame speeds of hydrocarbon and oxygenated fuels, Progress in Energy and Combustion Science, 38 (4), pp. 468-501 (2012), DOI: 10.1016/j.pecs.2012.03.004