The group has access to state-of-the-art experimental facilities for research, development and testing of combustion and spray technologies for energy generation and propulsion devices; fire safety research; and certification tests on aircraft components. In addition, general purpose facilities are available through the College of Engineering at UC.
Combustion Research Laboratory
High-pressure combustion facilities
- A pressure vessel with 16.8” inner diameter with 6 optical windows
- Up to 200 psia at 500 oF
- Air cooled chamber wall and windows
- Water-spray cooled combustion exhausts