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2019/2020

Turbocompressors and ducted fans

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2151172 Z,ZK 4 2P+2C
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Department of Energy Engineering
Synopsis:

•Classification of Turbocompressors and Ducted fans, basic principles. Fundamentals of thermodynamics and internal aerodynamics of turbocompressors

•Compressor two dimensional cascades

•Inlet and outlet casings, outlet diffusers

•Axial compressor and fan stage theory, velocity triangles

•Aerodynamic design of axial compressor stage with application of streamline curvature method and blade elements data. Structure and dynamic analysis of compressor blades. Flow rate regulation

•Aerodynamic design of low pressure ducted axial flow fan. Use of aerodynamic performance of isolated airfoils.

• Centrifugal compressor and ducted fan theory, slip factor

•An example of low pressure centrifugal fan design

•Centrifugal compressor design. Multistage turbocompressor work. Flow rate regulation

•Tests of turbocompressors and ducted fans. Determination of turbomachine aerodynamic performance ( pressure ratio and efficiency) according to International Standards

•Unsteady flow phenomena in turbocompressors and ducted fans with joined pipe system. Rotating stall and surge. Several examples of blades and impellers failures

•An improvement of ducted fans efficiency by means of change of impeller design

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Study materials:

Cumpsty N. A.: Compressor Aerodynamics, Krieger Publishing Company, Malbar, Florida, 2004

Bommes L., Fricke J., Grundmann R.: Ventilatoren, 2 Auflage, Vulkan, 2002

Dixon S. L. and Hall C.A.: Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics of Turbomachinery. 6th edition. Elsevier, Butterwords-Heinemann Publishing House, Amsterdam-London etc., 2010

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