Springer Nature is making SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 research free. View research | View latest news | Sign up for updates

Film cooling, mass transfer, and flow at the base of a turbine blade

  • 80 Accesses

  • 1 Citations

Abstract

Studies of film cooling, mass transfer, and flow visualization near the endwall of a turbine blade of a fixed cascade are reviewed. Comparison of the results confirms the complex structure of the flow, including the existence of a number of interacting vortices that dominate the region. The film cooling and mass transfer variations are in correspondence with the observed flow structure.

This is a preview of subscription content, log in to check access.

References

  1. 1.

    E.R.G. Eckert, “Analogies to heat transfer processes”, in: Measurements in Heat Transfer (edited by E.R.G. Eckert and R.J. Goldstein), Hemisphere Publishing Co., New York (1976).

  2. 2.

    R.C. Hain, H.P. Wang, P.H. Chen, and R.J. Goldstein, “A microcomputer-controlled data acquisition system for naphthalene sublimation measurement”, Proc. 11 th ABCM Mech. Eng. Conf. (Sao Paulo, December, 1991) Brazil (1991).

  3. 3.

    R.J. Goldstein and H.P. Chen, “Film cooling on a gas turbine blade near the endwall”, J. Eng. Gas Turbines and Power,107, 117–122 (1985).

  4. 4.

    R.J. Goldstein and H.P.Chen, “Film cooling of a turbine blade with injection through two rows of holes in the near-endwall region”, ASME Paper 87-GT-196 (1987).

  5. 5.

    H.P. Chen and R.J. Goldstein, “Convective transport phenomena on the suction surface of a turbine blade including the influence of secondary flows near the endwall”, ASME Paper 91-GT-35 (1991).

  6. 6.

    M.Y. Jabbari, R.J. Goldstein, K.C. Marston, and E.R.G. Eckert, “Three-dimensional flow at the junction between a turbine blade and endwall”, Z. Wärme-und Stoffübertragung (Thermo- and Fluid Dynamics),27, No. 1 (1992).

  7. 7.

    R.J. Goldstein and R.A. Spores, “Turbulent transport on the endwall in the region between adjacent turbine blades”, J. of Heat Transfer,110, 862–869 (1988).

  8. 8.

    M.Y. Jabbari and R.J. Goldstein, “Visualization of flow in the endwall region of a turbine cascade”, in: Atlas of Visualization, Vol. 1 (1992).

Download references

Additional information

Mechanical Engineering Department, University of Minnesota, 111 Church Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA. Published in Inzhenerno-Fizicheskii Zhurnal, Vol. 65, No. 3, pp. 350–355, September, 1993.

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Cite this article

Jabbari, M.Y., Goldstein, R.J. Film cooling, mass transfer, and flow at the base of a turbine blade. J Eng Phys Thermophys 65, 911–916 (1993). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00862936

Download citation

Keywords

  • Vortex
  • Mass Transfer
  • Statistical Physic
  • Flow Structure
  • Turbine Blade