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Predicting heat transfer during turbine startup: using CFD to increase accuracy

Flexible turbine operation patterns are increasing the thermal stress on components. How can simulation help?…

DFAN testing: Resist the direct acoustic field for a ticket to space

Read about Direct Field Acoustic Noise (DFAN) testing of space hardware. Learn where we came from and where we are today with the technology….

Containing aircraft engine failure

Accounting for the unbalanced load by the use of rotor dynamics software ensured the engine failure of UA 328 was contained….

Gas Turbine CFD requires sophisticated data vizualization

Gas Turbine CFD – Driving Innovation with Data and Insight

Once upon a time in a world without gas turbine CFD simulation…

Manager: The design team came up with a new blade concept, but they need to know the maximum possible temperature in the machine.
Test engineer: Uhh……

Saving the planet, one turbine simulation at a time

Can a turbine simulation save the planet? One simulation alone is not enough. But many people working together are making a difference. …

regional aircraft turboprop simulation speed-up

Reduced Order Model for simulation speed-up with Simcenter Amesim

Reduced Order Models for simulation speed-up applied to a regional aircraft turboprop and its integration…

Propulsion electrification has become an enabler of urban air mobility

How electrified aircraft propulsion impacts design processes

From concept selection to emission and thermal management studies, find out how system simulation supports aircraft electrification…

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The Beauty of Complexity

Gas turbine engines are beautiful. You’re probably thinking “that guy’s been stuck inside for too…

Jet Engine Efficiency: Making Cleaner Skies the ‘New Normal’ Part II

Last week, I described how the current global pandemic provided one bright spot: the reduction…