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A MATLAB-GUI based open-source tool for solving gaseous combustion problems.

Robust modular kernel

Robust, modular, and fast chemical equilibrium computations.

Interactive App

The code is encapsulated in an user-friendly GUI with tons of capabilities.

Open source

Completely open source, GUI included!
Github GPLv3

Combustion Toolbox in action#

   

Combustion Toolbox capabilities#

Robust chemical equilibrium computations

TP HP SP TV EV SV frozen plasma state

Interactive App

Over 10K lines of code encapsulated in an user-friendly GUI with tons of capabilities. Toolbox Standalone

Shocks and detonations pre- and post-shock states

Incident Reflected Oblique Shock polars Regular Reflections

Open source

Completely open source, GUI included! Github FileExchange Zenodo GPLv3

Rocket propellant performance

Infinite-Chamber-Area Finite-Chamber-Area

Extensive database with NASA’s 9-coefficient polynomial fits up to 20000 K

NASA Burcat ATcT

Excellent agreement with NASA's CEA, CANTERA, Caltech's SD-Toolbox, and TEA.
Predefined plots
Export results

spreadsheet .mat

Compatible

windows linux mac

Start here!#

Tutorial

New to Combustion Toolbox?

Examples

See examples of Combustion-Toolbox applications.

Documentation

Let’s check the documentation of almost (every) functions.

Contributing#

Please send feedback or inquiries to acuadra@ing.uc3m.es

Thank you for testing Combustion Toolbox!

Acknowledgements#

  • Combustion Toolbox’s color palette is obtained from the following repository: Stephen (2021). ColorBrewer: Attractive and Distinctive Colormaps (https://github.com/DrosteEffect/BrewerMap), GitHub. Retrieved December 3, 2021.

  • For validations, Combustion Toolbox uses CPU Info from the following repository: Ben Tordoff (2022). CPU Info (https://github.com/BJTor/CPUInfo/releases/tag/v1.3), GitHub. Retrieved March 22, 2022.

Developers#

  • Alberto Cuadra-Lara - Core Developer and App designer

  • César Huete - Developer

  • Marcos Vera - Developer

Grupo de Mecánica de Fluidos, Universidad Carlos III, Av. Universidad 30, 28911, Leganés, Spain

See also the list of contributors who participated in this project.

Citing Combustion Toolbox#

If you use Combustion Toolbox in a publication, please cite it using the following reference:

  • Cuadra, A., Huete, C., & Vera, M. (2022). Combustion Toolbox: A MATLAB-GUI based open-source tool for solving gaseous combustion problems. (v0.9.92). Zenodo. https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5554911.

It can be handy the BibTeX format:

@misc{combustiontoolbox,
    author = "Cuadra, A and Huete, C and Vera, M",
    title = "Combustion Toolbox: A MATLAB-GUI based open-source tool for solving gaseous combustion problems",
    year = 2022,
    note = "Version 0.9.92",
    doi = {https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5554911}
}