24th Turbomachinery Symposium (1995)

Table Of Contents

pg. 3EXPERIENCES IN ANALYSIS AND MONITORING COMPRESSOR PERFORMANCE
John B. Duggan and Stephen R. Locke
pg. 11FACTORS AND PREVENTIVE MEASURES RELATIVE TO THE HIGH TEMPERATURE CORROSION OF BLADE/DISK COMPONENTS IN FCC
POWER RECOVERY TURBINE

Phillip Dowson, Douglas M. Rishel, and Norman S. Bornstein
pg. 27AN APPLICATION OF A HYDROSTATIC PRESSURE LIFT SYSTEM FOR CONTROL OF VARIABLE THRUST LOADS
Essie Noori, Michael J. Harrington, and David R. Stenson
pg. 33TILTING PAD JOURNAL BEARING PIVOT DESIGN FOR HIGH LOAD APPLICATIONS
John C. Nicholas and Karl D. Wygant
pg. 49THE DESIGN AND APPLICATION OF A SQUEEZE FILM DAMPER BEARING TO A FLEXIBLE STEAM TURBINE ROTOR
Malcolm E. Leader, John K. Whalen, Godfrey G. Grey, and Thomas D. Hess, Jr.
pg. 59USING A DAMPER SEAL TO ELIMINATE SUBSYNCHRONOUS VIBRATIONS IN THREE BACK-TO-BACK COMPRESSORS
Robert L. Richards, John M. Vance, Donald J. Paquette, and Fouad Y. Zeidan
pg. 73PAD TEMPERATURE IN HIGH SPEED, LIGHTLY LOADED TILTING PAD JOURNAL BEARINGS
Stephen L. Edney
pg. 85THERMAL EFFECTS IN HYDRODYNAMIC JOURNAL BEARINGS OF SPEED INCREASING AND REDUCTION GEARBOXES
Christophe Bouchoule, Michel Fillon, Daniel Nicolas, and Franck Baressi
pg. 97EXPERIENCE WITH EMPIRICAL CRITERIA FOR ROTATING STALL IN RADIAL VANILLAS DIFFUSERS
John W. Fulton and William G. Blair
pg. 107DEVELOPMENT AND FIELD APPLICATION OF A SINGLE ROTOR DESIGN DRY GAS SEAL
Robert S. Evenson, Brian Mason, Daniel V. Frederick, and Alain G. St.Onge
pg. 117CLEANING TURBOMACHINERY WITHOUT DISASSEMBLY, ONLINE AND OFFLINE
Andrew P. Watson, Donald R. Carter, and C. Dale Alleyne
pg. 129IS THE DRY COUPLING REALLY CAUSING YOUR VIBRATION PROBLEM
Guill A. Cornejo, Joseph P. Corcoran, and Sujen Chen
pg. 147TROUBLESHOOTING BEARING AND LUBE OIL SYSTEM PROBLEMS
Thomas H. McCloskey
pg. 167RECIPROCATING COMPRESSOR VALVE RELIABILITY IMPROVEMENTS
John R. Metcalf and Derek Woollatt
pg. 175LEAKAGE AND ROTORDYNAMIC EFFECTS OF COMPRESSIBLE ANNULAR SEALS
Joseph K. Scharrer and Joseph M. Pelletti
pg. 191USER INSIGHTS FOR THE EFFECTIVE PURCHASE OF NEW TURBOMACHINERY
Erwin A. Gaskamp and Robert E. Carpenter
pg. 203IMPROVED RELIABILITY THROUGH THE USE OF DESIGN AUDITS
J. C. Wachel, Kenneth E. Atkins, and James D. Tison
pg. 221DRY GAS SEAL RETROFIT
James F. Southcott, J. Michael Sweeney, and Paul L. Feltman, Jr.
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