Combustion, Explosion and Shock Waves

, Volume 29, Issue 5, pp 547–551 | Cite as

Effect of spark discharge parameters on the ignition of gas mixtures

  • I. G. Dik
  • V. G. Prokof'ev


The influence of the duration and spatial extent of a heat-releasing spark discharge on the critical conditions of spark ignition of a reactive gas is considered. A region insensitive to the effect of these parameters and, thus, suitable for work with the instantaneous source model is defined.


Heat Release Heat Release Rate Ignition Energy Ignition Condition Electric Pulse Discharge 
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  • I. G. Dik
  • V. G. Prokof'ev

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