TECHNICAL PAPERS: Gas Turbines: Electric Power

Siemens Westinghouse Advanced Turbine Systems Program Final Summary

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Ihor S. Diakunchak, Greg R. Gaul, Gerry McQuiggan, Leslie R. Southall

Siemens Westinghouse Power Corporation, 4400 Alafaya Trail, Orlando, FL 32826-2399

J. Eng. Gas Turbines Power 126(3), 524-530 (Aug 11, 2004) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1719030 History: Received December 01, 2001; Revised March 01, 2002; Online August 11, 2004
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Evolution of large gas turbines
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Active combustion noise control loop
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Cutaway view of vane cascade test rig
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Compressor test facility
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W502ATS engine evolution
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W501G field test instrumentation
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W501G thermal paint test



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