15th Turbomachinery Symposium (1986)

Table Of Contents

LECTURES
pg. 1TESTING AND STARTUP EXPERIENCES WITH ROTATING EQUIPMENT AT NATION'S FIRST COMMERCIAL SCALE COAL GASIFICATION PLANT
S. Paul Mohan
pg. 9ON THE MANUFACTURE OF IMPELLERS FOR TURBOCOMPRESSORS
Klaus Boddenberg
pg. 25OIL SEAL DYNAMICS: CONSIDERATIONS FOR ANALYSIS OF CENTRIFUGAL COMPRESSORS
R. Gordon Kirk
pg. 35EFFECTS OF HIGH PRESSURE OIL SEALS ON THE ROTORDYNAMICS RESPONSE OF CENTRIFUGAL COMPRESSORES
Thomas J. Cerwinske; W. Ed Nelson; Dana J. Salamone
pg. 53BALANCING OF INTEGRAL GEAR-DRIVEN CENTRIFUGAL COMPRESSORS
Hatto Schneider
pg. 61VIBRATION ANALYSIS OF VERTICAL PUMPS
Donald R. Smith; Glenn M. Woodward
pg. 69IMPROVING CRITICAL SPEED CALCULATIONS USING FLEXIBLE BEARING SUPPORT FRF COMPLIANCE DATA
John C. Nicholas; John K. Whalen; Sean D. Franklin
pg. 79DYNAMIC ANALYSIS OF AN 8000 HP STEAM TURBINE OPERATING NEAR ITS SECOND CRITICAL SPEED
Bill Majovsky; Dana J. Salamone
pg. 93RETROFITTING A TOPPING TURBINE FOR PERFORMANCE AND MECHANICAL IMPROVEMENT
Vincent S. Wagner, Jr.
pg. 101RETROFIT INSTALLATION OF A BOILER FEED PUMP HYDRAULIC COUPLING
Merwin W. Jones; Scott R. Taylor; Bernard S. Herbage
pg. 111DEVELOPMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION OF AN EXPERT SYSTEM TO DIAGNOSE MOTOR VIBRATION PROBLEMS
James E. Corley; Gary D. Darby
pg. 119THE OPERATOR'S CRITICAL NEED FOR QUALITY IN TURBOMACHINERY
Richard M. (Dick) Dubner
SPECIAL PAPER
pg. 129DETECTION OF ROTOR CRACKS
Donald E. Bently; Agnes Muszynska
TUTORIAL SESSIONS
pg. 147SHOP BALANCING OF TURBOMACHINERY ROTORS
John R. East; E. Bruce Williams
pg. 153DESIGN AUDITS
J. C. (Buddy) Wachel
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