TITLE

Response to “Comment on ‘Experimental observation of carbon dioxide reduction in exhaust gas from hydrocarbon fuel burning’ ” [Phys. Plasmas 17, 014701 (2010)]

AUTHOR(S)
Uhm, Han S.; Kim, Chul H.
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Physics of Plasmas;Jan2010, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p014702
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A high-voltage cathode initiates an electron emission, resulting in a reduction in the carbon dioxide concentration in exhaust gas from the burning of hydrocarbon fuel. Assuming that the observed carbon dioxide reduction is originated from the molecular decomposition, the energy needed for the endothermic reaction of this carbon dioxide reduction may stem primarily from the internal energy reduction in the exhaust gas in accordance of the first law of the thermodynamics. An oxygen increase due to the reduction in carbon dioxide in a discharge gas was observed in real time.
ACCESSION #
47807093

 

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