34th Turbomachinery Symposium (2005)

Table Of Contents

pg. ___PREFACE
LECTURES
pg. 1TURBINE FAILURE AND RECONSTRUCTION
Charles R. Rutan
pg. 15REPAIR TECHNOLOGIES OF MECHANICAL DRIVE STEAM TURBINES FOR CATASTROPHIC DAMAGE
Manabu Saga; Shugo Iwasaki; Yuzo Tsurusaki; Satoshi Hata
pg. 25ROTORDYNAMIC DESIGN OF CENTRIFUGAL COMPRESSORS IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE NEW API STABILITY SPECIFICATIONS
John C. Nicholas; John A. Kocur
pg. 35EXPERIENCES AND APPLICATIONS OF API 617 FULL STABILITY ANALYSIS (LEVEL II) ON CENTRIFUGAL COMPRESSORS
Jiming Li; Pranabesh De Choudhury; Mike Sharples; John Wright
pg. 45GAS TURBINE LIFE LIMITING EFFECTS OF INLET AND INTERSTAGE WATER INJECTION
Klaus Brun; Rainer Kurz
pg. 53SITE PERFORMANCE TEST EVALUATION FOR GAS TURBINE AND ELECTRIC MOTOR DRIVEN COMPRESSORS
Rainer Kurz; Klaus Brun
pg. 63HERMETICALLY SEALED OIL-FREE TURBOCOMPRESSOR TECHNOLOGY
George Kleynhans; Gary Pfrehm; Heinz Berger; Luc Baudelocque
pg. 77REMAINING LIFE ASSESSMENT OF STEAM TURBINE AND HOT GAS EXPANDER COMPONENTS
Phillip Dowson; Wenchao Wang; Agustin Alija
pg. 93AXIAL ALIGNMENT AND THERMAL GROWTH EFFECTS ON TURBOMACHINERY TRAINS WITH DOUBLE-HELICAL GEARING
Thom Eldridge; Greg Elliot; Ed Martin; M. Shukri Hitam
pg. 105APPLICATION OF A CRACK-CLOSURE MODEL FOR TURBINE LIFE ASSESSMENT
Neville F. Rieger; Ronald N. Salzman
pg. 111PERFORMANCE EVALUATION OF A CENTRIFUGAL COMPRESSOR OPERATING UNDER WET GAS CONDITIONS
Lars Brenne; Tor Bjorge; Jose L. Gilarranz; Jay M. Koch; Harry F. Miller
pg. 121EQUATION OF STATE INFLUENCES ON COMPRESSOR PERFORMANCE DETERMINATION
Mark R. Sandberg
TUTORIALS
pg. 131GAS TURBINE PERFORMANCE
Rainer Kurz
pg. 147HYDRAULIC SHOP PERFORMANCE TESTING OF CENTRIFUGAL COMPRESSORS
Gary M. Colby
pg. 155FUNDAMENTALS OF FLUID FILM JOURNAL BEARING OPERATION AND MODELING
Minhui He; C. Hunter Cloud; James M. Byrne
pg. 177ASSESSING USEFUL LIFE OF TURBOMACHINERY COMPONENTS
Murari P. Singh; Bhabesh K. Thakur; William E. Sullivan
pg. 193APPLIED RISK AND RELIABILITY FOR TURBOMACHINERY
PART I (RELIABILITY PROCESSES) AND PART II (RELIABILITY CALCULATIONS)

Charles R. Rutan; Shiraz Pradhan
pg. 205DISCUSSION GROUPS
pg. 227SHORT COURSES
pg. 235ADVISORY COMMITTEE
pg. 243PROFESSIONAL STAFF
pg. 247TURBOMACHINERY LABORATORY
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