This book provides a practical guide to the fundamentals of performance, including the requirements of all major applications: power generation, mechanical drive, automotive, marine and aircraft installations. The new edition includes two additional chapters on performance issues of engines in-service and on the techno-economic issues that determine whether a gas turbine project will be profitable.Chart Much 10.5 Turbojet and turbofan windmilling: internal drag coefficient versus specific thrust and number. 0.4 UJ o u- u. UJ O O a 0.3 2 0.2 alt; o I- UJ a. o UJ 0.1 200 300 400 500 600 700 ISA SLS TAKE OFF SPECIFIC THRUST ( N.s/ kg )anbsp;...
|Title||:||Gas Turbine Performance, Second Edition|
|Author||:||Philip P Walsh, Paul Fletcher|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2004-03-26|