Date of Thesis
Masters Thesis (Bucknell Access Only)
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Biogas, Gas turbine, Methane, Carbon dioxide, Diluent, Swirl-stabilized, atmospheric-pressure, dump combustor, Landfill gas
Research was to investigate the effects of increasing levels of carbon dioxide addition to the combustion of methane with air. Using an atmospheric-pressure, swirl-stabilized dump combustor, emissions data and flame stability limitations were measured and analyzed.
Pierce, Wade C., "Combustion of Biogas in a Gas Turbine Simulation" (2011). Master’s Theses. 40.