Glossary

The following abbreviations are used in Cantera, both in documentation and in the names of variables and classes:

  • CK: Chemkin

  • CT: Cantera

  • CTI: Cantera Input

  • CTML: Cantera Markup Language

  • HKFT: Helgeson-Kirkham-Flowers-Tanger

  • HMW: Harvie, Møller, and Weare

  • IAPWS: International Association for the Properties of Water and Steam

  • MFTP: Mixture Fugacity ThermoPhase

  • PDSS: Pressure-dependent standard state

  • RT: Product of the gas constant (R) and the temperature

  • SHE: Single half-electrode

  • SP: Surface Problem

  • SS: Standard state

  • SSTP: SingleSpeciesTP (ThermoPhase)

  • STIT: SpeciesThermoInterpType

  • VCS: Villars Cruise Smith

  • VPSS: Variable Pressure Standard State

  • VPSSTP: Variable Pressure Standard State ThermoPhase

  • wrt: with respect to