Theory of Fire Propagation

Course IDCourse NameInstructorRoom NumbessrTime
ME6001 Theory of Fire Propogation RAGHAVAN VSELF STUDYSlot-Q

Course Contents

Review of thermochemistry, chemical equilibrium, chemical kinetics, premixed and diffusion flames, heat and mass transfer, Heterogeneous combustion,Ignition phenomena in liquid fuels, Burning rates of Liquid fuels, Ignition phenomena in solid fuels, Pyrolysis of solid fuels, Fire spread over liquid and solid fuel surfaces, Analysis of fire plumes, Enclosure fires, Incineration, Forest fires, Fire safety aspects.

Text Books

1. Fundamentals of Fire Phenomena, James G. Quintiere, 2006 Wiley
2. An Introduction to Fire Dynamics, Dougal Drysdale, 2011 Wiley