Ceramic Materials and Components for Small Automotive Gas Turbine Engine.
ARMY MATERIALS AND MECHANICS RESEARCH CENTER WATERTOWN MASS
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The vehicular ceramic gas turbine offers the potential of at least a 30 improvement in fuel economy compared to todays piston engine and could be made available on a production basis by the mid-1980s. The beneficial impact in future energy demands, multiple fuel potential and lessened dependence on foreign materials are sufficient motivation to initiate the recommended programs. Author
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- Jet and Gas Turbine Engines