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    • Gaining a World View 

      Wythe, Kathy (Texas Water Resources Institute, 2007)
    • Gall-Making Insects and Mites 

      Bogran, Carlos E.; Drees, Bastiaan M.; Hudgeons, Jeremy L. (2006-03-30)
      Galls are abnormal swellings of plant tissue caused by insects, bacteria, fungi, mites or nematodes. Insects that cause galls include certain moth caterpillars, beetles, flies, jumping plant lice, aphids and small wasps. ...
    • Gardening. 

      Rosborough, J. F.; Heaton, C. R. (Texas Agricultural Extension Service, 1946)
    • Gardening. 

      Rosborough, J. F. (Texas Agricultural Extension Service, 1937)
    • Gardening. 

      Rosborough, J. F.; Jamison, Frank S. (Texas Agricultural Extension Service, 1928)
    • Gas Bearings & Magnetic Bearings for Oil-free Rotating Machinery 

      San Andres, Luis; Lubell, Daniel (Turbomachinery Laboratories, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2016)
    • Gas Bearings and Magnetic Bearings for Oil-Free Rotating Machinery 

      San Andrés, Luis; Lubell, Daniel (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2014)
      Gas bearings (GBs) are an efficient alternative for load support of high speed microturbomachinery (< 400 kW, +1000°F, +3M DN). These bearings are compliant surface hydrodynamic bearings using ambient air as the working ...
    • Gas Damper Seal Test Results, Theoretical Correlation, And Applications In Design Of High-Pressure Compressors. 

      Li, Jiming; Kushner, Frank; DeChoudhury, Pranabesh (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2000)
      The rotordynamic and leaking characteristics of two types of gas damper seals, honeycomb seal and pocket damper seal, were experimentally evaluated on a rotating test rig. The effect of supply pressure, preswirl, and seal ...
    • Gas Seal Contamination 

      Lebigre, Raphael Bridon and Olivier (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2011)
      Design of seals and sealing systems requires multidisciplinary skills and deep understanding of interactions between the seals and its environment. This paper proposes to present typical gas seals contaminants and corresponding ...
    • Gas Seal Contamination 

      Bridon, Raphael; Lebigre, Olivier (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2012)
      Design of seals and sealing systems requires multidisciplinary skills and deep understanding of interactions between the seals and its environment. This paper proposes to present typical gas seals contaminants and corresponding ...
    • Gas Turbine Air Filtration Systems For Offshore Applications 

      Kurz, Rainer; Orhon, Dominique; Hiner, Stephen; Benson, Jim (Turbomachinery Laboratories, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2015)
      Air filtration plays a key role in achieving high availability and low maintenance cost for Gas Turbines, in particular in offshore applications. Offshore applications pose a particular challenge, since they have to provide ...
    • Gas Turbine Axial Compressor Fouling And Washing. 

      Meher-Homji, Cyrus B.; Bromley, Andrew (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2004)
      The privatization of utilities, intense competition in the petrochemical and gas distribution industries, coupled with increasing fuel costs, have created a strong incentive for gas turbine operators to minimize and control ...
    • Gas Turbine Blade Failures - Causes, Avoidance, And Troubleshooting. 

      Meher-Homji, Cyrus B.; Gabriles, George (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 1998)
      With blading problems accounting for as many as 42 percent of the failures in gas turbines (Allianz, 1 978) and with its severe effect on plant availability, there is a pressing need for a unified treatment of the causes, ...
    • Gas Turbine Control Systems Incorporating Condition Monitoring And Fault Tolerance. 

      Muster, Gordon L.; Feinstein, Michael (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 1990)
      Novel concepts in gas turbine control technology incorporating condition monitoring and fault tolerance are described. Concerns with fault tolerance, system reliability, and users functionalities are discussed. The importance ...
    • Gas Turbine Degradation 

      Kurz, Rainer; Brun, Klaus; Meher-Homji, Cyrus (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2014)
      There is a strong incentive for gas turbine operators to minimize and control performance degradation, as this directly affects profitability. The area of gas turbine recoverable and non-recoverable performance degradation ...
    • Gas Turbine Fuels-System Design, Combustion, And Operability 

      Meher-Homji, Cyrus B.; Zachary, Justin; Bromley, Andrew F. (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2010)
      Fuel supply is one of the most critical factors governing the reliability and operability of a gas turbine. The supply of fuel that does not meet gas turbine combustion requirements can result in serious operability and ...
    • Gas Turbine Life Limiting Effects Of Inlet And Interstage Water Injection. 

      Brun, Klaus; Kurz, Rainer (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2005)
      Power enhancement technologies for gas turbines such as inlet fogging, interstage water injection, saturation cooling, inlet chillers, and combustor injection are being used by end users without evaluating the potentially ...
    • Gas Turbine Operation In Extreme Cold Climate 

      Patton, R. E. (Texas A&M University. Gas Turbine Laboratories, 1975)
      The effects of extreme cold weather on gas turbine operation are described. Suggestions are made which will enhance overall operational effectiveness. The comments and specific recommendations are based on Solar’s experience ...
    • Gas Turbine Packaging Options And Features 

      Brun, Klaus; Thorp, Joseph; Kurz, Rainer; Winkelmann, Bernhard (Turbomachinery Laboratories, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2016)
      This tutorial provides an overview of typical packaging options for gas turbines in industrial applications. Applicable standards are discussed. The requirements for different systems, such as air filtration and fuel systems ...
    • Gas Turbine Packaging Options and Features 

      Brun, Klaus; Kurz, Rainer; Winkelman, Bernhard (Turbomachinery Laboratories, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2016)
      Tutorial 13: This tutorial provides an overview of typical packaging options for gas turbines in industrial applications. Applicable standards are discussed. The requirements for different systems, such as air filtration, ...