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Internal Air Systems Experimental Rig Best Practice

[+] Author Affiliations
Peter Childs

University of Sussex, Brighton, UK

Klaus Dullenkopf

University of Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany

Dieter Bohn

RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany

Paper No. GT2006-90215, pp. 1333-1343; 11 pages
doi:10.1115/GT2006-90215
From:
  • ASME Turbo Expo 2006: Power for Land, Sea, and Air
  • Volume 3: Heat Transfer, Parts A and B
  • Barcelona, Spain, May 8–11, 2006
  • Conference Sponsors: International Gas Turbine Institute
  • ISBN: 0-7918-4238-X | eISBN: 0-7918-3774-2
  • Copyright © 2006 by ASME

abstract

This paper reports best practice principles for experimental rig design and operation arising from a European Commision funded programme of research on internal air systems. The Internal Cooling Air Systems for Gas Turbines 2 (ICAS-GT2) research programme, ran from April 2001 to June 2005, and was undertaken by a consortium of ten gas turbine manufacturing companies and four universities. The programme of research involved both design and operation of a series of high pressure, high speed rotating rigs in order to deliver data at or near engine representative conditions. The rigs concerned cover the pre-swirl system, turbine rim seals, turbine stator wells, compressor rotor-rotor disc cavities, bolt windage and real engine parts experiments. Operation of these rigs has presented a wide range of challenges, particularly with respect to optical access in rotor-rotor and rotor-stator disc cavities and measurement of disc heat transfer. This paper explores the best practice principles developed for internal air system experimental rig design, operation and associated instrumentation.

Copyright © 2006 by ASME

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