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    Application of a Laser Induced Fluorescence Model to the Numerical Simulation of Detonation Waves  


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Remy Mevel
Postdoctoral Scholar

Comparison of experimental (top) and numerical (bottom) images of a detonation wave propagating in a 2H2-O2-12Ar mixture. Initial conditions: T1=295 K and P1=20 kPa. a) and d): Schlieren images. b) and e): OH PLIF images. c) and f): superimposed Schlieren and PLIF images. Experimental PLIF image height is 60 mm. Simulations were obtained in a 13.6 mm wide channel. PLIF: planar laser induced fluorescence.


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