Accession Number:

AD0469083

Title:

SOME RESEARCH PERTAINING TO THE PROBLEM OF PREDICTING THE BURNING RATE OF CELLULOSIC FUELS.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

MINNESOTA UNIV MINNEAPOLIS INST OF TECH

Report Date:

1965-08-30

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

Contents Papers--Heat Transfer Effect in the Transient Pyrolysis of Cellulose Slabs Some Effects of Size, Orientation, and Fuel Molecular Weight on the Burning of Fuel Soaked Wicks The Influence of Internal Convection on the Transient Pyrolysis of Cellulose Abstracts--Primary and Secondary Pyrolysis Effects in the Transfer of Heat and Mass in Thermally Decomposing Solids The Effect of Size, Orientation, Thermal Diffusivity and Pyrolysis Kinetics on the Gross Mass Loss Rate and Flame Extinction of Alpha-Cellulose Cylinders Burning in Air A Method of Calculating Thermal Diffusivity of Solids From Transient Measurements Temperature Distributions and Thermal Decomposition Rates Calculated for Circular Cylinders of Finite Length The Use of a Simple Porous Plug Reactor for Determining the Characteristics of the Secondary Pyrolysis Process.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE