Space Shuttle Main Engine
Chemical Rocket Propulsion
NASA Chemical Equilibrium Analysis Code
Program for Calculation of Complex Chemical Equilibrium
You can download the necessary files to run the program here:
(Please note that the links to the executable code and libraries have been removed due to IP issues). Please contact me directly if you need access to the executable. Or, please go to the NASA website below.
The executable is called fcea2.exe. Thermo.lib is a library that is needed to run the code. thermo.inp is a text file that contains all of the species currently available in the code. cea2.inp is an input file with a variety of sample problems outlined.
To run the code, just click on the executable and it will open up a .dos shell. The program will prompt you for an input data file. Type in the file name, without an extention. The program will generate an output file name called <filename.out>.
For more information and to download the code directly from NASA visit the NASA CEA Website:
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