Gas-Turbine Regenerators / Edition 1

Gas-Turbine Regenerators / Edition 1

by Douglas Beck, David G. Wilson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0412983311

ISBN-13: 9780412983313

Pub. Date: 08/31/1996

Publisher: Springer US

This book is the first to provide comprehensive information on performance and optimal design of regenerators, an extremely important aspect of gas turbine design. Coverage includes theory, practical design examples, and correlation of performance and regenerator design.

Overview

This book is the first to provide comprehensive information on performance and optimal design of regenerators, an extremely important aspect of gas turbine design. Coverage includes theory, practical design examples, and correlation of performance and regenerator design.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780412983313
Publisher:
Springer US
Publication date:
08/31/1996
Edition description:
1996
Pages:
250
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.03(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Preface. Part I: Introduction. Regenerators vs. recuperators. Heat-transfer. Leakage. Pressure drops. Power consumption. Summary. Part II: Background. History of regenerators. Analysis and design. State of the art. Part III: Gas turbine cycles. Performance. Governing equations. Simple cycle. Regenerative cycle. Intercooled regenerative (ICR) cycle. ICR cycle with reheat. Summary. Part IV: Regenerator designs. Significance of heat exchangers in gas turbines. Alternative regenerator designs. Gas-turbine cycles with heat exchangers. Future directions. Part V: Design procedures and examples. Direct regenerator design. Optimal regenerator design. Optimal regenerator design. Method of Kays and London. Summary. Part VI: Regenerator performance. Heat transfer. Summary. Seal leakage. Pressure drops. Appendix: Performance of the Ericsson cycle. Index.

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