Open access peer-reviewed Edited volume

Gas Turbines

Materials, Modeling and Performance

This book presents current research in the area of gas turbines for different applications. It is a highly useful book providing a variety of topics ranging from basic understanding about the materials and coatings selection, designing and modeling of gas turbines to advanced technologies for their ever increasing efficiency, which is the need of the hour for modern gas turbine industries. The target audience for this book is material scientists, gas turbine engine design and maintenance engineers, manufacturers, mechanical engineers, undergraduate, post graduate students and academic researchers. The design and maintenance engineers in aerospace and gas turbine industry will benefit from the contents and discussions in this book.This book presents current research in the area of gas turbines for different applications. It is a highly useful book providing a variety of topics ranging from basic understanding about the materials and coatings selection, designing and modeling of gas turbines to advanced technologies for their ever increasing efficiency, which is the need of the hour for modern gas turbine industries. The target audience for this book is material scientists, gas turbine engine design and maintenance engineers, manufacturers, mechanical engineers, undergraduate, post graduate students and academic researchers. The design and maintenance engineers in aerospace and gas turbine industry will benefit from the contents and discussions in this book.

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Gas TurbinesMaterials, Modeling and PerformanceEdited by Gurrappa Injeti

Published: February 25th 2015

DOI: 10.5772/58504

ISBN: 978-953-51-1743-8

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8124 Total Chapter Downloads

1 Crossref Citations

2 Web of Science Citations

8 Dimensions Citations

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1. Analysis of Gas Turbine Blade Vibration Due to Random Excitation

By E.A. Ogbonnaya, R. Poku, H.U. Ugwu, K.T. Johnson, J.C. Orji and N. Samson

2372

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2. The Influence of Inlet Air Cooling and Afterburning on Gas Turbine Cogeneration Groups Performance

By Ene Barbu, Valeriu Vilag, Jeni Popescu, Bogdan Gherman, Andreea Petcu, Romulus Petcu, Valentin Silivestru, Tudor Prisecaru, Mihaiella Cretu and Daniel Olaru

1749

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3. The Importance of Hot Corrosion and Its Effective Prevention for Enhanced Efficiency of Gas Turbines

By I. Gurrappa, I.V.S. Yashwanth, I. Mounika, H. Murakami and S. Kuroda

2030

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4. High Temperature Oxidation Behavior of Thermal Barrier Coatings

By Kazuhiro Ogawa

1096

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5. Combustion Modelling for Training Power Plant Simulators

By Edgardo J. Roldán-Villasana and Yadira Mendoza-Alegría

877

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