Accession Number:

ADA136185

Title:

Preliminary Design of an Alternative Fuels Combined Cycle Propulsion Plant for Naval Ship Applications.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

90.0

Abstract:

Increasing prices and decreasing supplies of fuel oil has created a need for highly efficient ship propulsion systems capable of utilizing fuels other than oil. The purpose of this thesis is to perform a preliminary design of a combined cycle propulsion plant equipped with a multi-fuels combustor capable of burning coal or oil.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering
  • Combustion and Ignition
  • Fuels

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE