UMass Archive of Flame MBMS Data

General reference for archive:
P.R. Westmoreland, T. Carriere, G.E. Oulundsen, A. Bhargava. UMass Archive of Flame MBMS Data, University of Massachusetts Amherst, /MBMS/, 2000.

H2 | CH4 | CH2O | C2H2 | C2H4 | C2H6 | C3H6 | C4H6 | C6H6
Fuel(s),
oxidant,
diluent
Fuel
equiv
ratio
Pressure Burner
velocity
at P &
298 K
Area expansion ratio, A(z) Original data source   Flame data
C2H4,
O2
0.21 5.34 kPa
(40 Torr)
0.85 m/s z in mm:

1+0.02z

Peeters, J., and G. Mahnen, Proceedings of the First European Symposium on Combustion, Sheffield, England, 245 (1973);
Mahnen, G., "Contribution à l'étude du mécanisme de déflagrations - Flammes Ethylène-oxygenè," Ph.D. thesis, Université Catholique Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium, 1973.
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T, H, H2, CH2, CH3, O, OH, H2O, C2H2, C2H3, C2H4, CO, CH2O, O2, CO2; 0.10-mm sampling orifice; aligned to temperature profile assuming Lewis number of 1 for the fuel is maintained
C2H4,
O2,
31.3% Ar
0.59 2.20 kPa
(16.5 Torr)
    Peeters, J., and C. Vinckier, Fifteenth Symposium (International) on Combustion, The Combustion Institute, Pittsburgh, 969, 1975.   H, CH, CH2, CH3, O, OH, O2 (no T profile)
C2H4,
O2,
56.9% Ar
0.75 4.000 kPa
(30.00 Torr)
0.300 m/s
(298 K)
z in mm:

(0.9941-0.0076z)/
(1-0.0122z)

Bhargava, A., and P. R. Westmoreland, "MBMS Analysis of a Fuel-Lean Ethylene Flame," Combustion and Flame 115, 456-467 (1998);
Bhargava, A., "A Molecular-Beam Mass Spectrometry Study and Modeling of Ethylene Flames," Ph.D. dissertation, University of Massachusetts Amherst (1997).
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T(K).
Profiles: T, H, H2, CH3, CH4, O, OH, H2O, C2H2, C2H3, C2H4, CO, CHO, CH2O, O2, HO2, H2O2, Ar, HCCO, CH2CO, CH3CHO, CO2;
Upper bounds: CH2, C3H2O, C3H3O, C3H4O, C3H5O, C3H6O, C6H6
C2H4,
O2,
45.6% Ar
0.80 2.20 kPa
(16.5 Torr)
    Peeters, J., and C. Vinckier, Fifteenth Symposium (International) on Combustion, The Combustion Institute, Pittsburgh, 969, 1975.   H, CH, CH2, CH3, O, OH, O2 (no T profile)
C2H4,
O2,
54.5% Ar
1.06 2.20 kPa
(16.5 Torr)
    Peeters, J., and C. Vinckier, Fifteenth Symposium (International) on Combustion, The Combustion Institute, Pittsburgh, 969, 1975.   H, CH, CH2, CH3, O, OH, O2 (no T profile)
C2H4,
O2,
50.0% Ar
1.90 2.667 kPa
(20.00 Torr)
0.625 m/s
(298 K)
z in mm:

(0.9941 - 0.0076z)/
(1 - 0.0122z)

Bhargava and P. R. Westmoreland, "Measured Flame Structure and Kinetics in a Fuel-Rich Ethylene Flame," Combustion and Flame 113, 333-347 (1998);
Bhargava, A., "A Molecular-Beam Mass Spectrometry Study and Modeling of Ethylene Flames," Ph.D. dissertation, University of Massachusetts Amherst (1997).
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T(K).
Profiles: T, H, H2, CH2, CH3, CH4, OH, H2O, C2H, C2H2, C2H3, C2H4, CO, CHO, CH2O, O2, C3H2, C3H3, C3H4, Ar, C3H5, C3H6, CH3CHO, CO2, C4H2, C4H3, C4H4, C4H6, C4H8, C4H10, C3H6O, C5H2, C5H6, C5H7, C5H8, C4H6O, C4H8O, C6H2, C6H4, C6H5, C6H6
C2H4,
O2
3.0 4.54 kPa
(34 Torr)
    Homann, K. H., M. Mochizuki, and H. Gg. Wagner, Z. Phys. Chem. N. F. 37>, 299 (1963).   H2, H2O, C2H2, C2H4, CO, CH2O, O2, C3H4, Mass 42, CO2, C4H2, C4H4, C4H5, C5H2, C5H5 (no T profile)

Last update: June 26, 2006.
For corrections, please contact Prof. Phillip R. Westmoreland at westm@ecs.umass.edu.