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Experimental Studies on the Combustion Characteristics of Alternative Jet Fuels

Description:
Conventional Jet-A and six alternative jet fuels, including three Fischer–Tropsch “Synthetic Paraffinic Kerosene” fuels and three “Hydrotreated Renewable Jet” fuels, have been experimentally investigated to obtain their fundamental combustion characteristics in terms of Derived Cetane Number, autoignition response, laminar flame speed, and extinction stretch rate for premixed combustion.

Related Topics:
4. Various sources of energy are used to power human activities.
8. Wood based bio-fuels are one form of energy that is renewable

Associated Grade Levels:
9-1011-12

Related Sub-Topics

8.6 Liquid fuel can be produced from wood feedstocks.

4.7 Different sources of energy and different ways energy is transformed, transported, and stored.