Chapter headings: Preface. Contributors. A biography of S.S. Penner. Publications of S.S. Penner. Turbulent combustion in contrast to flames (A.K. Oppenheim). Theory of steady, one-dimensional laminar flame propagation (F.A. Williams). On the gasification mechanisms of multicomponent droplets (C.K. Law, H.K. Law). Effects of buoyancy on laminar, transitional and turbulent gas jet diffusion flames (M.Y. Bahadori et al.). Oblique detonation structures in RAM accelerators (C. Li et al.). Laser-based measurements of vapor-phase sodium molecules in combustion systems (A.A. Boni et al.). In-pile corrosion of grade H-451 graphite by steam (M.B. Richards et al.). Heat transfer from underground power cables (D.B. Olfe, A. Bernath). Encouraging energy efficiency in building design using computer technology (M.R. Brambley, R.W. Quadrel). Performance of a transverse flow gas lens (D.J. Spencer et al.). Thermal infrared absorption of atmospheric radiation by water vapor and its effect on climate (P. Varanasi). Gaseous density and linewidth from combined integral and line peak absorption (M. Lapp, C.J. Gallagher). Index.