TECHNICAL PAPERS: Gas Turbines: Oil and Gas Applications

A Multistage Compressor Test Facility: Uncertainty Analysis and Preliminary Test Results

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R. Bettocchi, M. Pinelli

Dip. Di Ingegneria, University of Ferrara, Via Saragat, 1, 44100 Ferrara, Italy

P. R. Spina

DIEM—University of Bologna, Viale del Risorgimento, 2, 40136 Bologna, Italy

J. Eng. Gas Turbines Power 127(1), 170-177 (Feb 09, 2005) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1787516 History: Received October 01, 2002; Revised March 01, 2003; Online February 09, 2005
Copyright © 2004 by ASME
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