Centrifugal Compressor Evolution
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This paper addresses the advancements that have been made during the past 50 years in the design, analysis, and manufacturing methods for centrifugal compressors. The paper provides a historical perspective on these disciplines, citing how they and other technological innovations have contributed to significant improvements in the aerodynamic and mechanical performance of modern turbomachines.
Sorokes, James M.; Kuzdzal, Mark J. (2010). Centrifugal Compressor Evolution. Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories. Available electronically from