Accession Number:

AD0724974

Title:

Cavitational Erosion in Hydraulic Turbines,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-02-08

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

The status of scientific research studies in the field of cavitational erosion is discussed, basic results of some studies are presented and evaluated from the viewpoint of applicability to hydraulic turbines. It is shown that the erosion process is significantly different for different forms of cavitation.

Subject Categories:

  • Non-electrical Energy Conversion

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE