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Old   April 7, 2018, 20:45
Default Details about application solvers for combustion models in OF
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Hello,
I am new in OpenFoam and I have questions about application solvers for combustion. I work with combustion in spark ignition engines and the mean goal of my work is to know the behavior of chemical species and flame front.

I run kivaTest but seems to me that the application engineFoam is an approximate model for combustion.

My question is that if I want a detailed model for combustion I should use the reactionFoam or XiFoam in KivaTest. Beside that, for a HCCI model should I use chemFoam?

Finally, Is there a "real" documentation that explains the combustion models in OpenFoam?
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