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A Transient Calorimeter Technique for Determining Regional Heat Transfer Coefficients in the Three-Temperature Flowfield at a Turbine Airfoil Leading Edge

[+] Author Affiliations
Scott R. Nowlin, David R. H. Gillespie, Peter T. Ireland

University of Oxford, Oxford, UK

Ralf Knoche

Universität Bremen, Bremen, Germany

T. Robert Kingston

Rolls Royce plc, Bristol, UK

Paper No. GT2005-68862, pp. 729-738; 10 pages
doi:10.1115/GT2005-68862
From:
  • ASME Turbo Expo 2005: Power for Land, Sea, and Air
  • Volume 3: Turbo Expo 2005, Parts A and B
  • Reno, Nevada, USA, June 6–9, 2005
  • Conference Sponsors: International Gas Turbine Institute
  • ISBN: 0-7918-4726-8 | eISBN: 0-7918-3754-8
  • Copyright © 2005 by ASME

abstract

In this paper, the authors develop a novel method of obtaining regionally-averaged heat transfer coefficients in flowfields characterized by three temperatures using the well-known transient calorimeter technique. The technique is used to determine heat transfer in aluminum models of idealized turbine blade leading edges cooled through internal surface impingement, film cooling feed passages, and external convective film cooling. The external surface is subject to a stagnating mainstream crossflow. Importantly, the contributions to heating from the external flow and cooling from the internal flow can be separately resolved solely by heating the internal flow. Results for a basic showerhead geometry and an advanced intersecting-passage cooling configuration are presented for a range of internal and external Reynolds numbers. The intersecting-passage model shows little improvement in heat transfer coefficient over the showerhead for the flow conditions tested; however, the total cooling carried out is improved by the increase in exposed surface area. The technique’s uncertainties are fully assessed.

Copyright © 2005 by ASME

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