International Journal of Turbomachinery, Propulsion and Power — Editors


Prof. Marcello Manna
Dipartimento di Ingegneria Industriale,Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, via Claudio 21, 80125, Naples, Italy
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Interests: turbomachinery design systems; numerical methods; turbulence modelling; wind turbines; propellers
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Prof. Dr. Michael Pfitzner
Associate Editor
Bundeswehr university Munich, LRT-10, Werner-Heisenberg-Weg 39, 85577 Neubiberg, Germany
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Interests: Modelling of turbulent combustion, CFD simulation of high pressure real gas flows, gas turbine combustor design, film cooling, gas turbine secondary air systems, rocket combustors, flame-wall interaction
Prof. Gerard Bois
Associate Editor
Professor Emeritus, ENSAM Lille Campus, Arts et Métiers ParisTech 8, Bd louis XIV 59046 Lille, France
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Interests: rotor-stator interactions- pumps and pump-turbines; transient phenomena in axial compressors, inducers and pumps; transonic axial and centrifugal compressors; experimental techniques in turbomachinery
Prof. Reinhard Niehuis
Associate Editor
Institute of Jet Propulsion, LRT12 Universitaet der Bundeswehr Muenchen Werner Heisenberg Weg 39 D-85577 Neubiberg, Germany
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Interests: turbine/compressor aerodynamics; unsteady aerodynamics; 3d flows; active flow control; inlets/inlet distortions; surge detection & control
Prof. Peter Ireland
Associate Editor
Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford, Parks Road. OXFORD OX1 3PJ, United Kingdom
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Interests: convective heat transfer; turbine cooling, experimental methods; film cooling; thermal modelling; aerodynamics; turbomachinery
Prof. Tony Arts
Associate Editor
Von Karman Institute for Fluid Dynamics 72, chaussée de Waterloo B1640 Rhode Saint Genèse, Belgium
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Interests: aerodynamics and heat transfer of HP turbines (experimental/numerical); aerodynamics of LP turbines (experimental/numerical); heat transfer / cooling; measurement technique

Editorial Board

Prof. Jari Backman
Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT), PO Box 20, FI-53851 Lappeenranta, Finland
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Interests: centrifugal compressors; steam turbines; high-speed technology; wind turbines; prototype testing; CFD and measurements within these areas
Prof. Lars E. Bakken
Department of Energy and Process Technology,The Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Kolbjorn Hejes vei 1a, 7491 Trondheim, Norway
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Interests: gas turbineoperation and deterioration; turbocompressor technology; turboexpanders; multiphase pumps; wet gas compressors
Prof. Giovanna Barigozzi
Department of Engineering and Applied Science, Università degli studi di Bergamo, Viale Marconi, 5 - 24044 Dalmine (BG), Italy
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Interests: turbine aero-thermodynamics (design, analysis and performance of axial turbines; secondary and unsteady flows; heat transfer and blade cooling; combustor turbine interaction); experimental and measuring techniques
Prof. Friedrich-Karl Benra
University of Duisburg-Essen, Faculty of Engineering Science, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Turbo-Machinery, Lotharstrasse 1, 47057 Duisburg, Germany
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Interests: single and multi-phase flow in tm; evaporation and condensation in tm; swirling flow in cavities; acoustic fluid-structure interaction in tm; supercritical CO2 in tm
Prof. João Teixeira Borges
Instituto Superior Técnico, Av. Rovisco Pais, nº1, 1049-001 Lisboa, Portugal
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Interests: pumps; radial compressors; radial-inflow turbines; cross-flow turbines; non-conventional turbomachinery; inverse methods
Dr. Raúl Vázquez Díaz
Aerothermal Excellence Core Team, Rolls-Royce, Sandppiper Lane 37, Mickleover, DE30UU Derby, UK
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Interests: thermodynamics; the fluid mechanics; the heat transfer of turbomachinery
Dr. Michel Dumas
Safran Aircraft Engines, Villaroche, Rond Point René Ravaud, 77550 Moissy-Cramayel, France
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Interests: axial compressor aerodynamics
Dr. Andrey Granovskiy
3-ya Mytishchinskaya str., bldg, 3, cor.2, apart. 131, 129626 Moscow, Russia
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Interests: aerodynamics of gas and steam turbines and their components; features of gas and steam turbines design; experimental investigations of turbines and their components; experimental rigs and measurements; features of numerical approaches in turbomachinery; interprertation of numerical and test data
Prof. Franz Heitmeir
Graz University of Technology, Institute for Thermal Turbomachinery and Machine Dynamics, A-8010 Graz, Inffeldgasse 25A, Austria
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Interests: turbines; transition ducts; combustion chambers; aero engines; rotor dynamics; experimental investigations
Prof. Vad János
Department of Fluid Mechanics, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Budapest University of Technology and Economics. Bertalan Lajos u. 4-6, H-1111 Budapest, Hungary
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Interests: aerodynamics and aeroacoustics for fans and compressors; industrial air technology and ventilation
Dr. Ralf Obertacke
Siemens AG, Huttenstr. 12, 10553 Berlin, Germany
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Interests: measurement technology, Sensors in flows, Sensor Development, test rigs and test stands, Test & Measurement, Flow visualization, Optical sensors, non-intrusive methods
Prof. Giorgio Pavesi
Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Padua, Via Venezia 1, 35131 Padova Italy
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Interests: theoretical and experimental analyses of the flow field in hydraulic turbomachinery; stator rotor interaction and transient flow in pumps and hydraulic turbines; design, simulation and optimization of fluid machinery; design and optimization of wind turbines
Dr. Paul Petrie-Repar
KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Industrial Engineering and Management, Department of Energy Technology, Brinellvägen 68, SE-100 44 Stockholm, Sweden
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Interests: Turbomachinery aeroelasticity, radial turbine design, aeroacoustics, CFD methods, unsteady aerodynamics
Mr. Colin Scrivener
Consultant Rolls-Royce Derby, 1, Daylesford Close, Littleover, Derby DE23 3SX, UK
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Interests: turbomachinery; axial compressors; axial turbines (Aerodynamics, Heat Transfer and Cooling); ducts and diffusers
Prof. Claus Sieverding
von Karman Institute, Turbomachinery and Propulsion Department, 11 Clos des Acacias, Bt. 15, B-1150 Bruxelles, Belgium
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Interests: Aerodynamics of axial gas and steam turbines; Experimental techniques
Prof. Isabelle Trébinjac
Turbomachinery Group, Laboratory of Fluid Mechanics and Acoustics, UMR CNRS 5509, Ecole Centrale de Lyon, 36 avenue Guy de Collongue, 69134 Ecully Cedex, France
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Interests: aerodynamics of turbomachinery (three-dimensional flows and turbulent structures, supersonic flows, centrifugal compressors, interaction); instabilities of compressors (sources and instability-inducing mechanisms, development of instabilities, control); experimental methods applied to turbomachinery (LDA, high-frequency pressure measurements); analysis methods (extraction of physical mechanisms, analytical modelling)

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