2-methylfuran

2-methylfuran

[¦tü ‚meth·ə′fyu̇r‚än]
(organic chemistry)
C4H3OCH3 A colorless liquid with ether flike aroma; boils at 64°C; used as a chemical intermediate.
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Three ether molecules were included along with a 60/40 blend of dimethylfuran and 2-methylfuran.
Similar solubility potential values were noted for 2,5-dimethylfuran and the furanic mixture, and slightly lower results were noted for both methoxybenzene and 2-methylfuran.
The feasibility of the application of 2-methylfuran (MF) and 2, 5-dimethylfuran (DMF) on internal combustion engine was studied [3, 4, 5] and conclude that the aldehydes emission and combustion characteristic are better than that of gasoline.
Chemical kinetic of 2-methylfuran pyrolysis and oxidation was investigated by Somers et al.
Combustion characteristics and emissions of 2-methylfuran compared to 2,5-dimethylfuran, gasoline and ethanol in a DISI engine".
Analysis of the Impact of 2-Methylfuran on Mixture Formation and Combustion in a Direct-Injection Spark-Ignition Engine".