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Study of Oxygen Effects on Nonflaming Transient Gasification of PMMA and PE During Thermal Irradiation.


pdf icon Study of Oxygen Effects on Nonflaming Transient Gasification of PMMA and PE During Thermal Irradiation. (230 K)
Kashiwagi, T.; Ohlemiller, T. J.

Combustion Institute, Symposium (International) on Combustion, 19th, August 8-13, 1982, Haifa, Israel, Combustion Institute, Philadelphia, PA, 815-823 pp, 1982.

Keywords:

oxygen; gasification; polymethyl methacrylate; oxygen; thermal radiation; nitrogen; fire growth; flame spread; gases

Abstract:

The effects of gas phase oxygen on the rate of gasification and surface temperature of PMMA and low density PE samples (4 x 4 cm) were investigated under transient, nonflaming heating by thermal radiation.