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Main Title Investigations of CARS and laser-induced saturated fluorescence for practical combustion diagnosis /
Author Eckbreth, A. C. ; Bonczyk, P. A. ; Verdieck, J. F.
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Bonczyk, P. A.
Verdieck, J. F.
CORP Author United Technologies Research Center, East Hartford, CT.;Industrial Environmental Research Lab., Research Triangle Park, NC.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory ; National Technical Information Service [distributor],
Year Published 1980
Report Number EPA 600-7-80-091; EPA-68-02-3105
Stock Number PB80-190515
OCLC Number 08327925
Subjects Lasers. ; Fluorescence spectroscopy. ; Pollution--Measurement--Optical methods.
Additional Subjects Gas analysis ; Flames ; Combustion products ; Industrial wastes ; Air pollution ; Trace elements ; Raman spectroscopy ; Temperature measurement ; Optical measuring instruments ; Portable equipment ; Fluorescence ; Cyanides ; Nitrogen oxides ; Laser induced fluorescence ; Coherent anti-stokes raman spectroscopy ; Methane radical ; In plant processes
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EKAM  EPA 600/7-80-091 Region 4 Library/Atlanta,GA 07/21/1995
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NTIS  PB80-190515 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 01/01/1988
Collation ix, 93 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Abstract The report gives results of experimental investigations aimed at developing nonperturbing, spatially precise, in-situ diagnostic techniques to measure species composition and temperature in flames. The investigations continued earlier development of coherent anti-Stokes Raman spectroscopy (CARS) and laser-induced saturated fluorescence. The program included two main, concurrent tasks. In Task 1, optical thermometry, the practical feasibility of CARS was demonstrated in a program of research-scale combustor testing (results agreed to within 5% for combustion zone temperature measurements made with CARS and with shielded thermocouples). In Task 2, optical composition, laser-induced saturated fluorescence was examined in regard to its capability for measuring CH, CN, and NO concentrations in flames. Saturation of the fluorescence in CH and CN was achieved and considerable insight into the physics of saturated fluorescence was obtained. Promising initial results of NO fluorescence in flames are described, but saturation was not observed for laser spectral intensities up to 6 million W/sq cm/cm.
Notes "United Technologies Research Center." "EPA 600-7-80-091." "May 1980." Cover title. Includes bibliographical references. "Contract no. 68-02-3105, program element no. INE623."
Place Published Research Triangle Park, NC Springfield, Va.
Supplementary Notes See also PB-283 819.
Access Notes Also available via the World Wide Web.
Corporate Au Added Ent Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory (Research Triangle Park, N.C.); United Technologies Research Center.
Title Ser Add Ent Research reporting series. Interagency energy-environment research and development ; EPA-600/7-80-091.
PUB Date Free Form 1980
Series Title Untraced Interagency energy/environment R & D program report ; EPA-600/7-80-091
NTIS Prices PC A06/MF A01
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
OCLC Time Stamp 20130612132402
Language eng
SUDOCS Number EP 1.23/8:600/7-80-091
Origin OCLC
OCLC Rec Leader 01730cam 2200373Ia 45020