36th Turbomachinery Symposium (2007)

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LECTURES
pg. 1SURVEYING TILTING PAD JOURNAL BEARING AND GAS-LABYRINTH SEAL COEFFICIENTS AND THEIR EFFECT ON ROTOR STABILITY
John A Kocur, John C. Nicholas, Chester C. Lee
pg. 11ROTOR BEARING LOADS WITH HONEYCOMB SEALS AND VOLUTE FORCES IN REINJECTION COMPRESSORS
Leonardo Baldassare, John W. Fulton
pg. 21IMPROVING THE RELIABILITY OF A HIGH SPEED REFRIGERATION COMPRESSOR
Ray D. Kelm, Malcolm E. Leader
pg. 31STUDY OF A ROTORDYNAMIC ANALYSIS METHOD THAT CONSIDERS TORSIONAL AND LATERAL COUPLED VIBRATIONS IN COMPRESSOR
TRAINS WITH A GEARBOX

Masayuki Kita, Takeski Hataya, Yasunori Tokimasa
pg. 39REDESIGN OF A HIGH SPEED COMPRESSOR DRIVE STEAM TURBINE TO OVERCOME CAPACITY, EFFICIENCY, AND RELIABILITY ISSUES
Richard G. Olivier, Hayden Brown
pg. 45PIPELINE STAGE DESIGN FOR INCREASED OPERATING RANGE
Gilles Nawrocki, Denis Guenard, Vittorio Michelassi
pg. 55DEVELOPMENT OF A SYSTEM FOR LEAN, PREVAPORIZED, PREMIXED COMBUSTION
Richard J. Roby, Michael S. Klassen, Leo Eskin, Michael Ramotowski, Glenn Gaines
pg. 61ELECTRIC SYSTEMS FOR HIGH POWER COMPRESSOR TRAINS IN OIL AND GAS APPLICATIONS - SYSTEM DESIGN, VALIDATION APPROACH, AND PERFORMANCES
Roberto Baccani, Richard Zhang, Tommaso Toma, Andrea Iuretig, Mauro Perna
pg. 69ANALYSIS OF VIBRATORY STRESS OF INTEGRAL SHROUD BLADE FOR MECHANICAL DRIVE STEAM TURBINE
Yasutomo Kaneko, Kazushi Mori, Toshihiro Miyawaki, Satoshi Hata
pg. 79ON THE POTENTIAL OF METAL AND CERAMIC BASED ABRADABLES IN TURBINE SEAL APPLICATIONS
Dieter Sporer, Scott Wilson, Iacopo Giovannetti, Arno Refke, Massimo Giannozzi
pg. 87ASME PTC-10 MODIFIED TEST FOR MECHANICAL ASSESSMENT OF CENTRIFUGAL COMPRESSORS
Marcelo Accorsi Miranda, Roberto Firmento de Noronha
pg. 97APPLICATION OF DYNAMIC SIMULATION IN THE DESIGN, OPERATION, AND TROUBLESHOOTING OF COMPRESSOR SYSTEMS
Vinod Patel, Jeffery Feng, Surajit Dasgupta, Prakash Ramdoss, Jihong Wu
TUTORIALS
pg. 107RECIPROCATING COMPRESSOR CONDITION MONITORING
Steven M. Schultheis, Charles A. Lickteig, Robert Parchewsky
pg. 115GAS TURBINES AND TURBOCOMPRESSORS FOR LNG SERVICE
Cyrus B. Meher-Homji, Terryl Matthews, Antonio Pelagotti, Hans P. Weyermann
pg. 149A PRACTICAL GUIDELINE FOR A SUCCESSFUL ROOT CAUSE FAILURE ANALYSIS
David L. Ransom
pg. 157ADVANCES IN GAS TURBINE COUPLINGS
Joseph P. Corcoran, Douglas Lyle, Patrick McCormack, Tim Ortel
pg. 173MAINTENANCE AND OPERATING PRACTICES EFFECTS ON DEGRADATION AND LIFE
Ranier Kurz, Klaus Brun
pg. 187REFINING FUNDAMENTALS (Unpublished)
Michael D. Morris
pg. 189DISCUSSION GROUPS
pg. 209SHORT COURSES
pg. 215ADVISORY COMMITTEE
pg. 223PROFESSIONAL STAFF
pg. 227TURBOMACHINERY LABORATORY
CASE STUDIES
Centrifugal Impeller Failure via a Thermite Reaction
Mike Stanko
Charge Compressor Turbine Vibration - Diagnostic/Risk Assessment
A L. Dougherty
Effect of the Off-line Wash system for Gas Turbines Ruston TB5000 in high polluted conditions
Carlos Diaz, Fernando Aboites Davila, Moses Rocha
The Evaluation of the Coefficient of Friction Used to Calculate Hub Slip Torque
Pat McCormack, Monica Crowe, Jeff Buck, Bill Robichaux
Forensic Engineering Analysis of a Combustion Turbine Compressor Blade Failure
Teodoro Leon-Salmanca
High Vibrations & Component Failure in Turbomachinery due to Magnetic Currents
Arun Kumar
Reliability and Performance Improvements to a Hydrogen Recycle Compressor Part I
Ed Wilcox and David Norwood
Reliability and Performance Improvements to a Hydrogen Recycle Compressor Part II
Ed Wilcox and David Norwood
Root Cause Analysis of a Subsynchronous Vibration on a Variable Speed Gear
K. Hahn, M. Young, T. Soulas, A. Basteck
Root Cause Analysis
Bhabesh Thakur
A Sub-Synchronous Vibration Problem: Trapped Fluid in Compressor Coupling Spacer - Diagnosis and Resolution
John Sutton
The Torsional Torque Fluctuations of a Compressor Train with a Vector Control PWM Inverter
Tsukasa Shimakawa, Takayuki Kojo
Unique Short Term and Subsequent Long Term Solution to Rotordynamic Stability Problem
Tom Scott, Bob Huffman
ASME - LECTURES
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pg. ___TURBINE INLET ICE RELATED FAILURES AND PREDICTING INLET ICE
David M. Maas; Nathan M. McCrown
pg. ___NON-METALLIC BRUSH SEAL IN HEAVY DUTY GT UNITS, GE-MADE FRAME NO 7, MODEL EA
Steve Ingistov
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