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    • Desktop Use Of Computational Fluid Dynamics To Design And Troubleshoot Compressors And Turboexpanders. 

      Nordwall, Grant; Jummonville, Jigger; Matthews, Terryl (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2003)
      For several decades, turboexpander designers have relied on experience and traditional design tools to create their products. Recent advances in CFD (computation fluid dynamics) software and desktop computing power have ...
    • Discussion Group T10: Integrally Geared Compressors 

      Addison, Bradley; Stevenson, Stanley; Kisor, Kevin; Ford, Lisa; Matthews, Terryl; Schwarz, Carl (Turbomachinery Laboratories, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2016)
    • Discussion Group T12 Integrally Geared Compressors 

      Addison, Bradley; Stevenson, Stanley; Kisor, Kevin; Ford, Lisa; Matthews, Terryl (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2013)
    • Discussion Group T12: Integrally Geared Compressors 

      Addison, Bradley; Stevenson, Stanley; Kisor, Kevin; Ford, Lisa; Matthews, Terryl; Schwarz, Carl (Turbomachinery Laboratories, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2015)
    • Discussion Group T12: Integrally Geared Compressors 

      Addison, Bradley; Stevenson, Stanley; Kisor, Kevin; Ford, Lisa; Matthews, Terryl; Schwarz, Carl (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2014)
    • Discussion Group T13: Screw Compressors 

      Matthews, Terryl; Kisor, Kevin; Atkins, Kenneth; McCain, Bruce (Turbomachinery Laboratories, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2016)
    • Discussion Group T15 Wet and Dry Screw Compressors 

      Matthews, Terryl; Kisor, Kevin; Smith, Donald; Jumonville, Jigger (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2012)
    • Discussion Group T15 Wet and Dry Screw Compressors 

      Matthews, Terryl; Kisor, Kevin; Atkins, Kenneth; Jumonville, Jigger (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2013)
    • Discussion Group T15: Screw Compressors 

      Matthews, Terryl; Kisor, Kevin; Atkins, Kenneth; Jumonville, Jigger (Turbomachinery Laboratories, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2015)
    • Discussion Group T15: Screw Compressors 

      Matthews, Terryl; Kisor, Kevin; Atkins, Ken; Jumonville, Jigger (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2014)
    • Discussion Group T16 On Integrally Geared Compressors 

      Addison, Bradley; Stevenson, Stanley; Kisor, Kevin; Ford, Lisa; Matthews, Terryl (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2011)
    • Discussion Group T17 Integrally Geared Compressors 

      Addison, Bradley; Stevenson, Stanley; Kisor, Kevin; Ford, Lisa; Matthews, Terryl; Schwarz, Carl (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2012)
    • Eliminating A Rub-Induced Startup Vibration Problem In An Ethylene Drive Steam Turbine. 

      Nicholas, John C.; Edney, Stephen L.; Matthews, Terryl; Varela, Francisco J. Mourente (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2001)
      A 16 megawatt ethylene drive steam turbine built in 1973 experienced rub related startup vibration problems for many years. The turbine would lock into a rub as it accelerated through the rotor’s first critical speed causing ...
    • Fatigue Damage Of Steam Turbine Blade Caused By Frequency Shift Due To Solid Buildup - A Case Study. 

      Singh, Murari P.; Matthews, Terryl; Ramsey, Charles (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 1994)
      The case history is presented of a large steam turbine that experienced blade damage after about eight years of service. The probable cause and subsequent solution to the problem are addressed. A discussion of the metallurgical ...
    • Field Performance Testing To Improve Compressor Reliability 

      Matthews, Terryl (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 1981)
      Performance testing is an important factor in equipment reliability. This paper discusses increasing the reliability of critical process compressors by field performance testing in addition to a manufacturer’s shop performance ...
    • Gas Turbines And Turbocompressors For LNG Service. 

      Meher-Homji, Cyrus B.; Matthews, Terryl; Pelagotti, Antonio; Weyermann, Hans P. (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2007)
      The international liquefied natural gas (LNG) trade is expanding rapidly. Projects are being proposed worldwide to meet the industry forecasted growth rate of 12 percent by the end of the decade. LNG train designs in the ...
    • Guidelines For Specifying And Evaluating New And Rerated Multistage Centrifugal Compressors. 

      Blahovec, James F.; Matthews, Terryl; Eads, Kevin S. (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 1998)
      Refineries, petrochemical companies, and gas processors are continually trying to increase plant production while budgets are getting tighter. Rerating process centrifugal compressors has become an ever-increasing trend ...
    • Integrally Geared Compressors 

      Addison, Bradley; Stevenson, Stanley; Kisor, Kevin; Matthews, Terryl; Schwarz, Carl (Turbomachinery Laboratory, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2017)
    • Integrally Geared Compressors 

      Addison, Bradley; Kisor, Kevin; Matthews, Terryl; Schwarz, Carl (Turbomachinery Laboratory, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2018)
      How to specify an integrally geared compressor Typical process applications Controlling an integral gear compressor - IGV, VFD Rotordynamic considerations
    • LNG TURBOMACHINERY 

      Meher-Homji, Cyrus; Pelagotti, Antonio; Matthews, Terryl; Weyermann, Hans (Turbomachinery Laboratory, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2011)
      The International Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) trade is expanding rapidly. Projects are being proposed worldwide to meet the industry forecasted growth rate of 12% by the end of the decade. LNG train designs in the coming ...