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This long-awaited, physics-first and design-oriented text describes and explains the underlying flow and heat transfer theory of secondary air systems. An applications-oriented focus throughout the book provides the reader with robust solution techniques, state-of-the-art three-dimensional computational fluid dynamics (CFD) methodologies, and examples of compressible flow network modeling. It clearly explains elusive concepts of windage, non-isentropic generalized vortex, Ekman boundary layer, rotor disk pumping, and centrifugally-driven buoyant convection associated with gas turbine secondary flow systems featuring rotation. The book employs physics-based, design-oriented methodology to compute windage and swirl distributions in a complex rotor cavity formed by surfaces with arbitrary rotation, counter-rotation, and no rotation. This text will be a valuable tool for aircraft engine and industrial gas turbine design engineers as well as graduate students enrolled in advanced special topics courses.Read more
- Provides a common physics-based language of communication between academic researchers and practicing design engineers
- Allows readers to develop a wholesome understanding of modern gas turbine designs and of emerging concepts of the 'Internet of Things (IoT)' and 'Digital Twins'
- Features a unique blend of 1-D modeling methods with 3-D computational fluid dynamics (CFD), providing readers with a better understanding of their computer-generated results
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- Date Published: September 2018
- format: Hardback
- isbn: 9781107170094
- length: 372 pages
- dimensions: 259 x 161 x 21 mm
- weight: 0.92kg
- availability: In stock
Table of Contents
1. Overview of gas turbines for propulsion and power generation
2. Review of thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, and heat transfer
3. 1-D flow and network modeling
4. Internal flow around rotors and stators
5. Labyrinth seals
6. Whole engine modeling.
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