TECHNICAL PAPERS: Gas Turbines: Combustion and Fuels

Fuel-Cooled Thermal Management for Advanced Aeroengines

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He Huang, Louis J. Spadaccini, David R. Sobel

United Technologies Research Center, 411 Silver Lane, East Hartford, CT 06108

J. Eng. Gas Turbines Power 126(2), 284-293 (Jun 07, 2004) (10 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1689361 History: Received December 01, 2001; Revised March 01, 2002; Online June 07, 2004
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