Modeling and Optimizing Turbines for Unsteady Flow

Period of Performance: 06/28/2013 - 12/31/2013

$100K

Phase 1 STTR

Recipient Firm

Florida Turbine Technologies, Inc.
1701 Military Trail, Suite 110
Jupiter, FL 33458
Principal Investigator
Firm POC

Research Institution

University of Florida
339 Weil Hall
Gainsville, FL 32611
Institution POC

Abstract

Pressure gain combustion has the potential to significantly improve the specific fuel consumption for gas turbine engines by realizing a pressure rise through the combustor as opposed to a pressure drop. One drawback to this form of combustion is the cycl