
 
Basic thermophysical models — basicThermophysicalModels 


hePsiThermo  General thermophysical model calculation based on compressibility 
heRhoThermo  General thermophysical model calculation based on density 

pureMixture  General thermophysical model calculation for passive gas mixtures 

 
Reaction models — reactionThermophysicalModels 


psiReactionThermo  Calculates enthalpy for combustion mixture based on 
psiuReactionThermo  Calculates enthalpy for combustion mixture based on 
rhoReactionThermo  Calculates enthalpy for combustion mixture based on 
heheuPsiThermo  Calculates enthalpy for unburnt gas and combustion mixture 

homogeneousMixture  Combustion mixture based on normalised fuel mass fraction 
inhomogeneousMixture  Combustion mixture based on and total fuel mass fraction 
veryInhomogeneousMixture  Combustion mixture based on , and unburnt fuel mass fraction 
basicMultiComponentMixture  Basic mixture based on multiple components 
multiComponentMixture  Derived mixture based on multiple components 
reactingMixture  Combustion mixture using thermodynamics and reaction schemes 
egrMixture  Exhaust gas recirculation mixture 

singleStepReactingMixture  Single step reacting mixture 

 
Radiation models — radiationModels 


P1  P1 model 
fvDOM  Finite volume discrete ordinate method 
opaqueSolid  Radiation for solid opaque solids; does nothing to energy equation source terms (returns zeros) but creates absorptionEmissionModel and scatterModel 
viewFactor  View factor radiation model 
 
Laminar flame speed models — laminarFlameSpeedModels 


constant  Constant laminar flame speed 
GuldersLaminarFlameSpeed  Gulder’s laminar flame speed model 
GuldersEGRLaminarFlameSpeed  Gulder’s laminar flame speed model with exhaust gas recirculation modelling 
RaviPetersen  Laminar flame speed obtained from Ravi and Petersen’s correlation 
 
Barotropic compressibility models — barotropicCompressibilityModels 


linear  Linear compressibility model 
Chung  Chung compressibility model 
Wallis  Wallis compressibility model 
 

Thermophysical properties of gaseous species — specie 


adiabaticPerfectFluid  Adiabatic perfect gas equation of state 
icoPolynomial  Incompressible polynomial equation of state, e.g. for liquids 
perfectFluid  Perfect gas equation of state 
incompressiblePerfectGas  Incompressible gas equation of state using a constant reference pressure. Density only varies with temperature and composition 
rhoConst  Constant density equation of state 
eConstThermo  Constant specific heat model with evaluation of internal energy and entropy 
hConstThermo  Constant specific heat model with evaluation of enthalpy and entropy 
hPolynomialThermo  evaluated by a function with coefficients from polynomials, from which , are evaluated 
janafThermo  evaluated by a function with coefficients from JANAF thermodynamic tables, from which , are evaluated 
specieThermo  Thermophysical properties of species, derived from , and/or 
constTransport  Constant transport properties 
polynomialTransport  Polynomial based temperaturedependent transport properties 
sutherlandTransport  Sutherland’s formula for temperaturedependent transport properties 
 
Functions/tables of thermophysical properties — thermophysicalFunctions 


NSRDSfunctions  National Standard Reference Data System (NSRDS) – American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AICHE) data compilation tables 
APIfunctions  American Petroleum Institute (API) function for vapour mass diffusivity 
 
Chemistry model — chemistryModel 



chemistryModel  Chemical reaction model 
chemistrySolver  Chemical reaction solver 
 
Other libraries 


liquidProperties  Thermophysical properties of liquids 
liquidMixtureProperties  Thermophysical properties of liquid mixtures 
basicSolidThermo  Thermophysical models of solids 
hExponentialThermo  Exponential properties thermodynamics package templated into the equationOfState 
SLGThermo  Thermodynamic package for solids, liquids and gases 
solidChemistryModel  Thermodynamic model of solid chemsitry including pyrolysis 
solidProperties  Thermophysical properties of solids 
solidMixtureProperties  Thermophysical properties of solid mixtures 
solidSpecie  Solid reaction rates and transport models 
solidThermo  Solid energy modelling 
 
Table 3.8: Libraries of thermophysical models. 





