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Printed collection of full-length, peer-reviewed technical papers. Topics include: Turbomachinery: Axial Flow Fan and Compressor Aerodynamics Turbomachinery: Unsteady Flows in Turbomachinery Turbomachinery: Axial Flow Turbine Aerodynamics Turbomachinery: Ducts and Component Interactions Turbomachinery: Noise and Innovative Noise Reduction (With Aircraft Engine) Turbomachinery: Radial Turbomachinery Aerodynamics Turbomachinery: Design Methods and CFD Modeling for Turbomachinery Turbomachinery: Multidisciplinary Design Approaches, Optimization, and Uncertainty Quantification Turbomachinery: Deposition, Erosion, Fouling, and Icing
Printed collection of 142 full-length, peer-reviewed technical papers. Topics include: Heat Transfer: Conjugate Heat Transfer Heat Transfer: Numerical Internal Cooling Heat Transfer: Numerical Film Cooling Heat Transfer: General Experimental Heat Transfer Heat Transfer: Experimental Internal Cooling Heat Transfer: Multiphysics Modeling and Optimization Heat Transfer: Internal Air Systems and Seals (With Turbomachinery) Heat Transfer: Combustors (With Combustion, Fuels, and Emissions) Heat Transfer: Special Sessions Heat Transfer: Experimental Film Cooling Heat Transfer: Additive Manufacturing Heat Transfer: General Computational Heat Transfer
Printed collection of full-length, peer-reviewed technical papers. Topics include: Combustion, Fuels, and Emissions Combustion, Fuels, and Emissions
This new text represents the most detailed and comprehensive book presenting modern practice and theory relevant to the thermal-flow performance evaluation, design, and optimization of air-cooled heat exchangers and cooling towers. It also provides modern analytical and empirical tools used to evaluate the thermal-flow performance and design of air-cooled heat exchangers and cooling towers. Kroger covers how to prepare improved specifications and evaluate more critical bids with respect to thermal performance of new cooling systems. Further, Kroger explores improvement possibilities with respect to retrofits of existing cooling units as well as possible impacts of plant operations and environmental influences. Optimize plant efficiency through an understanding of key reasons for poor performance. Get extensive up-to-date information on air-cooled heat exchangers and cooling towers. Reduce misunderstanding between supplier and client through increased insight and intelligent specifications understanding.
A reference on both aircraft and industrial turbines, Turbine Design: The Effect on Axial Flow Turbine Performance of Parameter Variation details specific methods for optimization and design. A rotary machinery consultant and design engineer, the author examines how to investigate and fix the initial scantling selections, for input, to analysis, of CFD computer programs. He presents a method of selecting the best compromise turbine design, taking into account a range of parameters, including size, stress and number of stages. Used to design many turbines, FieldingAs method enables a designer to select the best compromise to ensure performance acceptability. The method uses correlations to investigate both the direct and the indirect problems. Contents Include: Basic Turbine Design Selection of Parameters Blade Efficiency and Shaft Efficiency Work Parameter and Flow Coefficient Degree of Reaction Minimum Hub/Tip Ration Minimum Exit Mach Number and Reynolds Number General Parameters Effect of Stress on Turbine Efficiency State Calculations Introduction Profile loss and Optimum Space/Chord Ratio Secondary and Leakage Loss Coefficients Three Dimensional Considerations State Thermodynamic Calculations Thermodynamics and Blade Shapes Relating Thermodynamic Calculations to Physical Blade Efflux Angle Prediction from a Blade Row Design Example Design and Test of a Single Stage Turbine Selection of Parameters Detailed Thermodynamic Design Comparison of Design Prediction and Test Results Index & References.
This informative publication is a hands-on reference source for the design of two-stroke engines. The state-of-the-art is presented in such design areas as unsteady gas dynamics, scavenging, combustion, emissions and silencing. In addition, this comprehensive publication features a computer program appendix of 28 design programs, allowing the reader to recreate the applications described in the book. The Basic Design of Two-Stroke Engines offers practical assistance in improving both the mechanical and performance design of this intriguing engine. Organized into eight information-packed chapters, contents of this publication include: Introduction to the Two-Stroke Engine Gas Flow Through Two-Stroke Engines Scavenging the Two-Stroke Engine Combustion in Two-Stroke Engines Computer Modelling of Engines Empirical Assistance for the Designer Reduction of Fuel Consumption and Exhaust Emissions Reduction of Noise Emission from Two-Stroke Engines .
Printed collection of 68 full-length, peer-reviewed technical papers. Topics include: Ceramics Controls, Diagnostics, and Instrumentation Education Manufacturing Materials and Metallurgy
Printed collection of 49 full-length, peer-reviewed technical papers. Topics include: Aircraft Engine Fans and Blowers Marine Honors and Awards
Printed collection of 57 full-length, peer-reviewed technical papers. Topics include: Microturbines, Turbochargers, and Small Turbomachines Steam Turbines
Printed collection of 72 full-length, peer-reviewed technical papers. Topics include: Oil and Gas Applications Supercritical CO2 Power Cycles Wind Energy
Printed collection of 76 full-length, peer-reviewed technical papers. Topics include: Coal, Biomass, Hydrogen, and Alternative Fuels Cycle Innovations Electric Power Industrial and Cogeneration Organic Rankine Cycle Power Systems