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Complete mechanism (Version 1412, December 2014)

Detailed and lumped mechanism of pyrolysis, partial oxidation and combustion of hydrocarbon and oxygenated fuels. This mechanism includes all the previous sub-schemes.

 

High and Low temperature kinetic mechanism (451 species 17848 reactions)

High and Low temperature kinetic mechanism with NOx (484 species 19341 reactions)

Thermodynamics

Transport properties

List of species

 

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

 

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