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TECHNICAL PAPERS: Gas Turbines: Heat Transfer

Vaporization Cooling for Gas Turbines, the Return-Flow Cascade

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J. L. Kerrebrock

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 31-268 MIT 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139

D. B. Stickler

Aerodyne Research Inc., Billerica, MA 01821

J. Eng. Gas Turbines Power 122(1), 36-42 (Oct 20, 1999) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.483188 History: Received March 04, 1998; Revised October 20, 1999
Copyright © 2000 by ASME
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Schematic of vaporization-cooled gas turbine
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Schematic diagram of evaporative-cooling system for rotor
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Schematic of a typical evaporator and coupled condenser, showing flow control insert and capture shelves
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Overall schematic of rotating heat transfer facility
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Time history of an experiment with TS2 using water as working fluid
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Time history of an experiment with TS2 using Methanol as a working fluid and exhibiting heat flux limit
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Time history of an experiment with TS1 using water as a working fluid and exhibiting heat flux limit
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Comparison of conductances of cascade when dry and in normal operation, with water as working fluid
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Heat flux limit for TS1 with water as working fluid, as a function of rotative speed. Model results assume liquid flow rate through the inner end of the flow control insert as the limiting factor in heat flux.

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