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Large Eddy Simulations of Sand Transport and Deposition in the Internal Cooling Passages of Gas Turbine Blades
(Virginia Tech, 2014-03-28)
Jet engines often operate under dirty conditions where large amounts of particulate matter can be ingested, especially, sand, ash and dirt. Particulate matter in different engine components can lead to degradation in ...
Numerical and Experimental Design of High Performance Heat Exchanger System for A Thermoelectric Power Generator for Implementation in Automobile Exhaust Gas Waste Heat Recovery
(Virginia Tech, 2014-05-07)
The effects of greenhouse gases have seen a significant rise in recent years due to the use of fossil fuels like gasoline and diesel. Conversion of the energy stored in these fossil fuels to mechanical work is an extremely ...
Experimental Study of Gas Turbine Endwall Cooling with Endwall Contouring under Transonic Conditions
(Virginia Tech, 2014-03-03)
The effect of global warming due to increased level of greenhouse gas emissions from coal fired thermal power plants and crisis of reliable energy resources has profoundly increased the importance of natural gas based power ...