Methods of Turbocharging With Special Reference to Large Two-Stroke Diesel Engines

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G. Gyssler

Turbocharger Department, Brown, Boveri and Company, Ltd., Baden, Switzerland

J. Eng. Power 89(2), 255-264 (Apr 01, 1967) (10 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3616665 History: Received December 27, 1965; Online August 25, 2011


In view of the steady increase in the mean pressures, the systems employed for turbo-charging diesel engines have been progressively developed. A number of methods have been applied, both to four-stroke and particularly to two-stroke engines. This paper compares the various systems with one another. Trends for future developments are outlined.

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