Hydrogen Combustion Systems

  • Koji TakasakiEmail author
  • Hiroshi Tajima
Part of the Green Energy and Technology book series (GREEN)


This chapter describes overviews of hydrogen utilization for closed-system internal combustion engines (C-ICE). Basic reactions are explained with a simple H2–O2 combustion system, and hydrogen application to C-ICE is discussed in comparison to other conventional fuels, also followed by case studies of hydrogen combustion systems.


H2–O2 combustion Internal combustion engine (ICE) Hydrogen-admixture Spark ignition (SI) Compression ignition (CI) Hydrogen utilization 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Energy and Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Engineering SciencesKyushu UniversityFukuokaJapan

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