Computer Simulation of Fluid Flow and Combustion in Reciprocating Engines

  • D. B. Spalding


In the present context, computer simulation of IC engine combustion is the use of a digital computer to predict, from the fundamental laws of physics and chemistry, the distributions of velocity, pressure, temperature and other gas properties throughout the space above the piston, and throughout the cycle.


Fluid Flow Computational Fluid Dynamic Combustion Chamber Mixture Fraction Gasoline Engine 
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  • D. B. Spalding
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  1. 1.CHAM LtdLondonUK

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