32nd Turbomachinery Symposium (2003)

Table Of Contents

pg. ___PREFACE
LECTURES
pg. 1SOLVING STABILITY PROBLEMS WHILE COMMISSIONING A 100 MW TURBINE GENERATOR SET
John K. Whalen; Malcolm E. Leader
pg. 9DETERMINING THE ROOT CAUSES OF SUBSYNCHRONOUS INSTABILITY PROBLEMS IN TWO CENTRIFUGAL COMPRESSORS
Ed Wilcox; Dave P. O'Brien
pg. 21AGE RELATED FAILURES IN MAGNETIC BEARING SYSTEMS
Jigger Jummonville; Kevin Yates
pg. 27TILTING PAD JOURNAL BEARINGS WITH SPRAY-BAR BLOCKERS AND BYPASS COOLING FOR HIGH SPEED, HIGH LOAD APPLICATIONS
John C. Nicholas
pg. 39INSTABILITY OF A HIGH PRESSURE COMPRESSOR EQUIPPED WITH HONEYCOMB SEALS
Massimo Camatti; Giuseppe Vannini; John Fulton; Fred Hopenwasser
pg. 49EVALUATION OF CENTRIFUGAL COMPRESSOR STABILITY MARGIN AND INVESTIGATION OF ANTI-SWIRL MECHANISM
Jiming Li; Pranabesh De Choudhury; Frank Kushner
pg. 59RESONANCE IDENTIFICATION FOR IMPELLERS
Murari P. Singh; Bhabesh K. Thakur; William E. Sullivan; George Donald
pg. 71DESKTOP USE OF COMPUTATIONAL FLUID DYNAMICS TO DESIGN AND TROUBLESHOOT COMPRESSORS AND TURBOEXPANDERS
Grant Nordwall; Jigger Jummonville; Terryl Matthews
pg. 85IMPROVED BEARING ALLOY - A CONTRIBUTION TOWARD ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION
Rolf Koring
pg. 91DEVELOPMENT OF ANTI-FOULING AND CORROSION RESISTANT COATINGS FOR PETROCHEMICAL COMPRESSORS
Wenchao Wang; Phillip Downson; Amir Baha
pg. 99ELIMINATION OF FLOW-INDUCED INSTABILITY FROM STEAM TURBINE CONTROL VALVES
Jim Hardin; Frank Kushner; Stephen Koester
pg. 109TURBINE OVERSPEED TRIP PROTECTION
Charles R. Rutan
pg. 121SYNCHRONOUS THERMAL INSTABILITY PREDICTION FOR OVERHUNG ROTORS
R. Gordon Kirk; Zenglin Guo; Avinash C. Balbahadur
pg. 137RECYCLE GAS COMPRESSOR DESIGNED FOR HIGH UNBALANCE TOLERANCE AND STABILITY
Stephen R. Locke; Wolfgang Faller
TUTORIALS
pg. 145MOTOR CURRENT SIGNATURE ANALYSIS TO DETECT FAULTS IN INDUCTION MOTOR DRIVES - FUNDAMENTALS, DATA INERPRETATION,
AND INDUSTRIAL CASE HISTORIES

William T. Thomson; Ronald J. Gilmore
pg. 157MECHANICAL UPGRADES TO IMPROVE CENTRIFUGAL COMPRESSOR OPERATION AND RELIABILITY
John S. Stahley
pg. 167COMPRESSOR SEAL SELECTION AND JUSTIFICATION
Stephen L. Ross; Raymond F. Beckinger
pg. 179ONLINE TECHNIQUE TO MITIGATE THE RISKS THAT LIMIT EXPANDER RELIABILITY
Ben Carbonetto
pg. 189WHAT ARE THE DIFFERENCES IN HIGH PERFORMANCE FLEXIBLE COUPLINGS FOR TURBOMACHINERY?
Jon R. Mancuso; Joe Corcoran
pg. 209THE USE OF INTEGRALLY GEARED COMPRESSORS BASED ON TWO INDUSTRIAL GAS COMPANIES' EXPERIENCE
Joseph G. Wehrman; Thomas E. Walder; Nicholas J. Haryett
pg. 221DISCUSSION GROUPS
pg. 245SHORT COURSES
pg. 255ADVISORY COMMITTEE
pg. 261PROFESSIONAL STAFF
pg. 265TURBOMACHINERY LABORATORY
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