COURSE INFORMATION
Course CodeCourse TitleL+P HourSemesterECTS
OTOM 204FUELS AND COMBUSTION3 + 04th Semester4

COURSE DESCRIPTION
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Objective Course aims to give basic information about fuels, burning and combustion systems.
Course Content Fuels, production methods, emission factors for motor vehicles, calculation of heating of fuels, fuel ingredient materials, combustion theory, combustion chemistry, combustion varieties, specifications.
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Corequisite No corequisites.
Mode of Delivery Face to face

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES
1Skill of comprehending fuel properties, combustion phenomenon and combustor systems
2Skill of solving engineering problems related to combustion phenomenon
3Skill of analyzing and commenting combustion products

COURSE'S CONTRIBUTION TO PROGRAM
PO 01PO 02PO 03PO 04PO 05PO 06PO 07PO 08PO 09PO 10PO 11
LO 01           
LO 02           
LO 03           
Sub Total           
Contribution00000000000

ECTS ALLOCATED BASED ON STUDENT WORKLOAD BY THE COURSE DESCRIPTION
ActivitiesQuantityDuration (Hour)Total Work Load (Hour)
Course Duration14342
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice)11222
Mid-terms12020
Final examination12020
Total Work Load

ECTS Credit of the Course






104

4

COURSE DETAILS
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Details 2019-2020 Spring1ÖZER CAN

Course Details
Course Code:  OTOM 204 Course Title:  FUELS AND COMBUSTION
L+P Hour : 3 + 0   Course Code : 1   Language Of Instruction: Turkish Course Semester :  2019-2020 Spring
Course Coordinator :  ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR ÖZER CAN E-Mail:  ozercan@pau.edu.tr, Phone Number :  296 3071, 296 4141, 296 4127,
Course Location TEK A0007,
Goals : Course aims to give basic information about fuels, burning and combustion systems.
Content : Fuels, production methods, emission factors for motor vehicles, calculation of heating of fuels, fuel ingredient materials, combustion theory, combustion chemistry, combustion varieties, specifications.
Attendance : %70
Topics
WeeksTopics
1 Introduction to hydrocarbon fuels in Internal Combustion Engines
2 General classification of of fuels Based on the chemical structure
3 Paraffines (Alkanes), normal-paraffines, iso-paraffines
4 Oleffines (Alkenes), mono and di oleffines
5 Naphthenes-cyclo paraffies, Aromatics
6 Alcohols, Gas Fuels, Natural Gas and LPG
7 Production of the motor Fuels (refining processes, cracking, polymerization and isomerization)
8 Classification of refining Fuels, gasoline, kerosene, diesel, gas oil, fuel oil, natural gas, LPG
9 Fuels properties, viscosity, heating value, volatility, octane and cetane numbers etc.
10 Combustion theories, combustion reactions, complete and incomplete combustion reactions, lambda and equivalence ratios, formation and combustion enthalpies
11 Combustion theories, combustion reactions, complete and incomplete combustion reactions, lambda and equivalence ratios, formation and combustion enthalpies
12 Combustion efficiencies, adiabatic flame temperatures
13 Combustion in spark ignition engines and emission formation, Influencing parameters of combustion in engines.
14 Combustion in compression ignition engines and emission formation, Influencing parameters of combustion in engines.
Materials
Materials are not specified.
Resources
ResourcesResources Language
İçten Yanmalı Motorlar, Behçet Safgönül, Cem Soruşbay, H. Ertuğurl Arslan, Metin Ergeneman, Birsen Yayınevi, 218 s. İstanbul, 2000, ISBN : 9789755111193Türkçe
Oğuz Borat, Ali Sürmen, Mustafa Balcı, İçten Yanmalı Motorlar Cilt 1, TEV yayınları, 2008.Türkçe
Course Assessment
Assesment MethodsPercentage (%)Assesment Methods Title
Final Exam60Final Exam
Midterm Exam40Midterm Exam
L+P: Lecture and Practice
PQ: Program Learning Outcomes
LO: Course Learning Outcomes
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