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Inverse Design of Aeronautical Turbines

01 December 2016

When Avio S.p.A launched an internal review, it lead to a powerful revamp of the whole aero turbines design process, methodology and tools...

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Optimization of a pump-turbine runner

24 November 2016

Pumped hydro energy storage (PHES) is currently the only proven large-scale (>100 MW) energy storage technology. The benefits of PHES on...

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Pump Design for Reduced Costs & Improved Efficiency

16 November 2016

A 3-D inverse design method provides better cavitation control and reduces manufacturing costs

Cost reduction is a driving force in pump design....

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New Features in TURBOdesign Volute in Version 6.2

10 November 2016
written by Mehrdad Zangeneh

Volutes have a major effect on the performance of radial compressor, pumps, and turbines. They can affect the stage...

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3D inverse design helps military OEM develop unique cooling fans

03 November 2016

A U.S.-based defence contractor, an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) of life support systems (LSS) for military applications, had a...

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Introducing the major new functionalities in TURBOdesign Suite v6.2

27 October 2016

The version 6.2 update to TURBOdesign Suite provides significant new features and functionality to enable designers to produce highly optimized...

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Complex geometrical shape design with TURBOdesign Shaper

24 October 2016

Traditionally, the design and optimization of complex shapes have been computationally expensive and improvements gained via trial and error,...

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Turbomachinery efficiency and emissions reduction through automatic optimization

19 October 2016

Learn the advantages of 3D inverse design.

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A closer look at the impact of optimization of ducts, intakes, exhausts and volutes on reduction of aerodynamic noise and vibration in fans and blowers.

13 October 2016

Aerodynamic noise is a rising source of concern for fans and blowers manufacturers across all industries, but particularly so in domestic...

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How to design fast and accurate optimized turbocharger impeller

04 August 2016

Engineers are constantly under pressure to deliver high-quality performance turbomachinery. Most designers work with traditional software methods...

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