Unsteady Flow/Quasi-Steady Heat Transfer Computations on a Turbine Rotor and Comparison With Experiments

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T. Korakianitis

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, United Kingdom

P. Papagiannidis

Frigoglass, Patras, Greece

N. E. Vlachopoulos

Panafon SA, Athens, Greece

J. Turbomach 124(1), 152-159 (Aug 01, 2001) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1405419 History: Received March 01, 1993; Revised August 01, 2001
Copyright © 2002 by ASME
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Stator-rotor geometry, and periodic phase angle ϕ
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Unsteady flow vectors superimposed on entropy contours for one full stator pitch from ϕ=0:000 to ϕ=8:780
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Unsteady heat transfer rate (q̇ [btu/ft2 /s]) measurements and calculations as a function of phase ϕ. Top left: point A; top right: point B; bottom left: point C; and bottom right: point D (cf. Figs. 1, 2).
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Periodic local pressures and velocities versus ϕ for six points on the blade surfaces. On the suction surface: (a) at X=0.085; (b) at X=0.50; and (c) at X=0.892. On the pressure surface: (d) at X=0.126; (e) at X=0.50; and (f) at X=0.893.



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