TECHNICAL PAPERS: Gas Turbines: Aircraft

Computational Simulation of Gas Turbines: Part 1—Foundations of Component-Based Models

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John A. Reed, Abdollah A. Afjeh

Mechanical, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering Department, The University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 43606

J. Eng. Gas Turbines Power 122(3), 366-376 (May 15, 2000) (11 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1287490 History: Received March 09, 1999; Revised May 15, 2000
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Structural and behavioral abstraction of gas turbine engine and it’s components
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Conceptual mapping of physical gas turbine domain to Onyx computational framework objects
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EngElement class structure diagram
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Domain Model class structure diagram
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Port class structure diagram
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Connector class structure diagram




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