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USC II detailed mechanism


  • Type of mechanism     :  Detailed
  • Fuels used                     :  Hydrogen, Methane, Ethylene, Butane, Propane
  • Oxidizer used                 : Air
  • Number of species      :  111
  • Number of reactions    :  784
  • Cases of application    :  0D, 1D


Developed by the University of Southern California by Professor Hai Wang, this mechanism aims at representing a wide variety of combustion scenarios.

It is a detailed kinetic mechanism tailored for many combustion processes from C0 to C4 with 111 species in 784 reversible reactions.


Hai Wang, Xiaoqing You, Ameya V. Joshi, Scott G. Davis, Alexander Laskin, Fokion Egolfopoulos & Chung K. Law,  USC Mech Version II. High-Temperature Combustion Reaction Model of H2/CO/C1-C4 Compounds. http://ignis.usc.edu/USC_Mech_II.htm, May 2007.


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