Session: 11TU2 - Supercritical CO2 Power Cycle Turbomachinery

University of Colorado at Boulder - University Memorial Center, East Glenn Miller Ballroom

Wednesday May 25, 2011 (1:30 PM - 3:30 PM)
Session Chair - Douglas Milone & Jeff Noall

  1. Overview of Supercritical CO2 Brayton Cycle Integrated System Test (IST) Turbomachinery Development
    by Kenneth Kimball
    Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory

  2. Windage and Gas Foil Bearing Losses in a Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Turbine Generator
    by Douglas Milone
    Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory

  3. COMSOL Multiphysics Predictions of Pressurized CO2 Foil Thrust Bearing Characteristics
    by Trevor Munroe
    Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory

  4. Performance of Simple Gas Foil Thrust Bearings in Air
    by Robert J. Bruckner
    NASA Glenn Research Center

  5. Unique Compression Solutions for CO2 Applications
    by H. Allan Kidd, Harry Miller, & Jorge Pacheco
    Dresser-Rand Company