Survey of gas tubine control for application to marine gas turbine propulsion system control

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The Marine Gas Turbine control systems in present use in the US Navy are of significant technological age that new design techniques and micro- processing abilities could lead to more optimal performance and increased plant efficiency. This paper reviews current design theory approaches for aviation gas turbine control and advances in digital control. This review shows that todays technology presents the opportunity to redesign control systems for marine gas turbine propulsion and thereby increase its operating performance. Control, Marine gas turbine. (mjm)

Other titlesNPS-69-89-002.
Statementby S.D. Metz, D.L. Smith
ContributionsSmith, David L., Naval Postgraduate School (U.S.). Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
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Pagination15 p. :
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Open LibraryOL25486302M

Survey of gas tubine control for application to marine gas turbine propulsion system control. By David L. Smith and Metz Stephen D. Get PDF ( KB) Abstract. Approved for public release; distribution is Marine Gas Turbine control systems in present use in the US Navy are significant technological age that new design techniques Gas Turbine Propulsion Systems discusses the latest technologies in this area, including marine propulsion which is an emerging application area for the technology that involves some interesting modifications to aviation technologies.

Contents. 1) Introduction. Gas Turbine Concepts. Gas Turbine Systems Overview. 2) Basic Gas Turbine Here, marine fuels are discussed, and the pollutant emissions of gas turbines are compared with those of two-stroke, slow-speed diesel g liquid fuels of lower quality than distillate   By the late s the marine GTE was becoming widely used, mostly by European navies.

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