6 edition of Spontaneous combustion found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-287) and index.
|Statement||Clayton L. ("Mike") Berg, Jr. & Paul Pretiz.|
|Contributions||Pretiz, Paul E., 1926-|
|LC Classifications||BX4832.5 .B47 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||296 p. :|
|Number of Pages||296|
|LC Control Number||95049639|
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What Is Spontaneous Human Combustion? Spontaneous combustion has its roots, medically speaking, in the 18th century. Paul Rolli, a fellow of London’s Royal Society, the world’s oldest scientific academy in continuous existence, coined the term in a article entitled Philosophical : Krissy Howard. Once spontaneous combustion occurs, it causes a series of disasters such as casualties, property losses, production interruptions, and equipment damage, with the simultaneous destruction of ecological environment. Coal spontaneous combustion results from a complex reaction between coal and by: 3.
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Spontaneous human combustion (SHC) is the concept of the combustion of a living (or recently deceased) human body without an apparent external source of ignition.
In addition to reported cases, descriptions of the alleged phenomenon appear in literature, and both types have been observed to share common characteristics in terms of circumstances and the remains of the. This book explains how to understand, analyze and mitigate spontaneous coal combustion, offers preventive measures to mitigate the hazards of spontaneous coal combustion, and applies experimental techniques to investigate the chemical self-heating properties of : Springer International Publishing.
Spontaneous combustion or spontaneous ignition is a type of combustion which occurs by self-heating (increase in temperature due to exothermic internal reactions), followed by thermal runaway (self heating which rapidly accelerates to high temperatures) and finally, autoignition.
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Spontaneous combustion is the phenomenon in which a hydrocarbon (or a chemical substance) substance unexpectedly bursts into flame without apparent cause. From: Handbook of Industrial Hydrocarbon Processes, Download as PDF. About this page.
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This Victorian account of spontaneous human combustion encompassed a moral dimension: they believed hellfire itself consumed the victim. Even now, few scientists agree on what causes SHC. Examines several theories, including the idea that the fire starts inside the body, and looks at other strange fire phenomena, such as swamp ignitions.
Particle combustion of nonvolatile fuels is discussed, particularly with regard to size and the burning limits of diffusion and kinetic control. Specific examples include boron and carbon combustion.
Finally, the combustion of coal, including devolatilization and char combustion, is explained along with gasification and oxy-combustion. Spontaneous Combustion is a decent, if unexceptional start to the Code Red continuity series.
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