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Experimental Study of Thermo-Acoustic Instability Triggering in a Staged Liquid Fuel Combustor Using High-Speed OH-PLIF

[+] Author Affiliations
Antoine Renaud, Shigeru Tachibana

Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, Tokyo, Japan

Shuta Arase, Takeshi Yokomori

Keio University, Tokyo, Japan

Paper No. GT2017-64102, pp. V04AT04A065; 12 pages
doi:10.1115/GT2017-64102
From:
  • ASME Turbo Expo 2017: Turbomachinery Technical Conference and Exposition
  • Volume 4A: Combustion, Fuels and Emissions
  • Charlotte, North Carolina, USA, June 26–30, 2017
  • Conference Sponsors: International Gas Turbine Institute
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-5084-8
  • Copyright © 2017 by ASME

abstract

A staged injector developed by JAXA and fueled with kerosene is studied in a high-pressure combustion experiment. With a stable pilot fuel flow rate, the fuel flow rate in the main stage is progressively increased. A high-speed OH-PLIF system is used to record the flame motion at 10,000 fps. In the beginning of the recording, POD modes shows that the flame behavior is dominated by relatively low-frequency rotation due to the swirling motion of the flow. These rotational motions then coexist with a thermo-acoustic instability around 475 Hz which increases the amplitude of the pressure fluctuations inside the chamber. DMD analyses indicate that this instability is associated with a widening of the flame occurring when the pressure fluctuations are the highest, giving the instability a positive feedback. The instability frequency then abruptly switches to 500 Hz while retaining the same driving mechanisms. Potential candidates for this frequency change are proposed.

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