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Title: Simulations of planar non-thermal plasma assisted ignition at atmospheric pressure.


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Sandia National Lab. (SNL-CA), Livermore, CA (United States)
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USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)
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Journal ID: ISSN 1540-7489; 645900
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Journal Volume: 36; Journal Issue: 3; Conference: Proposed for presentation at the 36th International Symposium on Combustion held July 31 - August 5, 2016 in Seoul, Korea.
Country of Publication:
United States

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Casey, Tiernan. Simulations of planar non-thermal plasma assisted ignition at atmospheric pressure.. United States: N. p., 2016. Web. doi:10.1016/j.proci.2016.08.083.
Casey, Tiernan. Simulations of planar non-thermal plasma assisted ignition at atmospheric pressure.. United States. doi:10.1016/j.proci.2016.08.083.
Casey, Tiernan. 2016. "Simulations of planar non-thermal plasma assisted ignition at atmospheric pressure.". United States. doi:10.1016/j.proci.2016.08.083.
title = {Simulations of planar non-thermal plasma assisted ignition at atmospheric pressure.},
author = {Casey, Tiernan},
abstractNote = {Abstract not provided.},
doi = {10.1016/j.proci.2016.08.083},
journal = {},
number = 3,
volume = 36,
place = {United States},
year = 2016,
month = 7

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