ARL Hosts Visit for Meyerhoff Scholars Program Students
Photo Credit: Ms Joyce Conant, ARL
The combustion research facility in the Vehicle Technology Directorate is used to investigate spray and combustion characteristics of JP-8 and alternative fuels. The research facility contains a high temperature pressure vessel, which is used to produce temperatures and pressures typically found in compression ignition engines. Dr. Matthew Kurman, an ORAU Postdoctoral Research Fellow within the VTD, explains to students how to detect radical species in flames using laser diagnostics.
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