H-Index & Metrics Best Publications

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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering D-index 40 Citations 7,777 199 World Ranking 571 National Ranking 260
Chemistry D-index 44 Citations 7,923 181 World Ranking 10882 National Ranking 3052

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Thermodynamics
  • Oxygen
  • Hydrogen

Thermodynamics, Ignition system, Shock tube, Combustion and Methane are his primary areas of study. His study in Thermodynamics is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Flame speed, Kinetic energy and Natural gas. The Ignition system study combines topics in areas such as Kinetics and Activation energy.

His Shock tube study combines topics in areas such as Flame structure and Shock. He has researched Combustion in several fields, including Hydrogen, Ram accelerator and Simulation. His research integrates issues of Propane, Alkane and Minimum ignition energy in his study of Methane.

His most cited work include:

  • An experimental and detailed chemical kinetic modeling study of hydrogen and syngas mixture oxidation at elevated pressures (348 citations)
  • An ignition delay and kinetic modeling study of methane, dimethyl ether, and their mixtures at high pressures (215 citations)
  • Fuel Flexibility Influences on Premixed Combustor Blowout, Flashback, Autoignition, and Stability (211 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Eric L. Petersen mainly investigates Shock tube, Analytical chemistry, Combustion, Ignition system and Thermodynamics. His Shock tube research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Ignition delay, Hydrocarbon and Shock. In his research, Reaction rate constant is intimately related to Atmospheric temperature range, which falls under the overarching field of Analytical chemistry.

In his research on the topic of Combustion, Ammonium perchlorate and Composite number is strongly related with Chemical engineering. He interconnects Hydrogen, Dilution, Simulation and Activation energy in the investigation of issues within Ignition system. His work deals with themes such as Chemical kinetics, Kinetic energy, Alkane and Methane, which intersect with Thermodynamics.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Shock tube (35.84%)
  • Analytical chemistry (26.81%)
  • Combustion (26.51%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2018-2021)?

  • Shock tube (35.84%)
  • Analytical chemistry (26.81%)
  • Combustion (26.51%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Eric L. Petersen spends much of his time researching Shock tube, Analytical chemistry, Combustion, Propellant and Kinetics. The study incorporates disciplines such as Ignition delay, Ignition system, Pyrolysis and Aerosol in addition to Shock tube. Eric L. Petersen frequently studies issues relating to Hydrogen and Ignition system.

His Analytical chemistry study also includes fields such as

  • Laminar flame speed which intersects with area such as Laminar flow, Flame speed and Kerosene,
  • Chemical kinetics which is related to area like Volume. His work in Combustion addresses subjects such as Nuclear engineering, which are connected to disciplines such as Diesel fuel. His Kinetics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Shock wave, Atmospheric temperature range, Thermodynamics, NOx and Chemical engineering.

Between 2018 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Aging Effects on the Burning Rates of Composite Solid Propellants with Nano-Additives (12 citations)
  • Impact of shock-tube facility-dependent effects on incident- and reflected-shock conditions over a wide range of pressures and Mach numbers (11 citations)
  • Ignition delay times, laminar flame speeds, and species time-histories in the H2S/CH4 system at atmospheric pressure (11 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Thermodynamics
  • Oxygen
  • Hydrogen

His primary areas of study are Shock tube, Analytical chemistry, Combustion, Ignition delay and Kinetics. The concepts of his Shock tube study are interwoven with issues in Nuclear engineering, Stoichiometry, Rocket propellant, Dilution and Hydrocarbon. Eric L. Petersen combines subjects such as Hydrogen, Chemical kinetics, Impurity, Laminar flame speed and Methane with his study of Analytical chemistry.

Eric L. Petersen is interested in Ammonium perchlorate, which is a field of Combustion. His Kinetics study incorporates themes from Shock wave, Thermodynamics and Diluent. His study in Thermodynamics focuses on Atmospheric temperature range in particular.

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Best Publications

An experimental and detailed chemical kinetic modeling study of hydrogen and syngas mixture oxidation at elevated pressures

Alan Keromnes;Wayne K. Metcalfe;Karl A. Heufer;Nicola Donohoe.
Combustion and Flame (2013)

462 Citations

Fuel Flexibility Influences on Premixed Combustor Blowout, Flashback, Autoignition, and Stability

Tim Lieuwen;Vince McDonell;Eric Petersen;Domenic Santavicca.
Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power-transactions of The Asme (2006)

361 Citations

An ignition delay and kinetic modeling study of methane, dimethyl ether, and their mixtures at high pressures

Ultan Burke;Kieran P. Somers;Peter O’Toole;Chis M. Zinner.
Combustion and Flame (2015)

304 Citations

Kinetics modeling of shock-induced ignition in low-dilution CH4/O2 mixtures at high pressures and intermediate temperatures

E.L. Petersen;D.F. Davidson;R.K. Hanson.
Combustion and Flame (1999)

292 Citations

Oxidation of C1−C5 Alkane Quinternary Natural Gas Mixtures at High Pressures

D. Healy;D. M. Kalitan;C. J. Aul;E. L. Petersen.
Energy & Fuels (2010)

284 Citations

Methane/propane oxidation at high pressures: Experimental and detailed chemical kinetic modeling

Eric L. Petersen;Danielle M. Kalitan;Stefanie Simmons;Gilles Bourque.
Proceedings of the Combustion Institute (2007)

272 Citations

A comprehensive experimental and modeling study of isobutene oxidation

Chong-Wen Zhou;Yang Li;Eoin O'Connor;Kieran P. Somers.
Combustion and Flame (2016)

253 Citations

An experimental and modeling study of propene oxidation. Part 2: Ignition delay time and flame speed measurements

Sinead M. Burke;Ultan Burke;Reuben Mc Donagh;Olivier Mathieu.
Combustion and Flame (2015)

238 Citations

n-Butane: Ignition delay measurements at high pressure and detailed chemical kinetic simulations

D. Healy;N.S. Donato;C.J. Aul;E.L. Petersen.
Combustion and Flame (2010)

234 Citations

Nonideal Effects Behind Reflected Shock Waves in a High-Pressure Shock Tube

Eric L. Petersen;Ronald K. Hanson.
Shock Waves (2001)

211 Citations

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