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TECHNICAL PAPERS: Combustion

The Numerical and Experimental Study of Non-Premixed Combustion Flames in Regenerative Furnaces

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C. Zhang, T. Ishii, Y. Hino, S. Sugiyama

Materials and Processing Research Center, NKK Corporation, Fukuyama, Hiroshima 721, Japan

J. Heat Transfer 122(2), 287-293 (Dec 19, 1999) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.521466 History: Received August 29, 1997; Revised December 19, 1999
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Grahic Jump Location
Configuration of the furnace
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Top view of the furnace
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Configuration of the burner
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Locations of temperature measurement
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Temperature distribution (K)
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Comparison of temperature distribution

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