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
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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 and control
Prof. Peter Ireland
Associate Editor
Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford, Parks Road, OX1 3PJ Oxford, 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, Chaussée de Waterloo 72, B-1640 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
Prof. Kenichiro Takeishi
Associate Editor
Tokushima Bunri University, 1314-1, Shido, Sanuki City, Kagawa 769-2193, Japan
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Interests: heat transfer in turbomachinery; film cooling; experimental forced convection heat transfer; heat transfer enhancement; measuring methods; heat transfer in high speed flow; thermodynamics

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 turbine operation 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. Jérôme Boudet
Ecole Centrale de Lyon - LMFA, avenue Guy de Collongue 36, 69134 Ecully Cedex, France
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Interests: aerodynamics of turbomachinery; secondary flows; turbulence; computational fluid dynamics (large-eddy simulation, Reynolds-averaged Navier-Stokes, turbulence modeling); aeroacoustics
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
Prof. Piotr Doerffer
The Szewalski Institute of Fluid-Flow Machinery Polish Academy of Sciences (IMP PAN), Fiszera 14, PL 80-231 Gdansk, Poland
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Interests: turbine and compressor aerodynamics; transonic flows; separation control; secondary flows; blade cooling
Dr. Guillaume Dufour
ISAE-SUPAERO, 10 Av Edouard, BP 54032, 31055 Toulouse, France
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Interests: aerodynamics of turbomachinery; body force modeling; flows in axial fan, axial and centrifugal compressors; unsteady flow and row interactions: analysis and simulation (harmonic balance and nonlinear harmonic methods); turbulence modeling in turbomachines (RANS modeling and eddy-resolving approaches)
Dr. Michel Dumas
Safran Aircraft Engines, Villaroche, Rond Point René Ravaud, 77550 Moissy-Cramayel, France
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Interests: axial compressor aerodynamics
Prof. Emil Göttlich
Graz University of Technology, Institute for Thermal Turbomachinery and Machine Dynamics, Inffeldgasse 25A, 8010 Graz, Austria
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Interests: axial flow turbine aerodynamics; intermediate duct aerodynmamics; cavity purge flows; unsteady flows
Dr. Andrey Granovskiy
Moscow Power Engineering Institute, Krasnokazarmennaya 14, 111250 Moscow, Rusia
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
Dr. Christoph Hassa
German Aerospace Center (DLR), Institute of Propulsion Technology, Combustor Department, Linder Höhe, 51147 Cologne, Germany
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Interests: gas turbine combustors; atomization and 2-phase flows; gas turbine emissions; combustion diagnostics
Prof. Franz Heitmeir
Institute for Thermal Turbomachinery and Machine Dynamics, Graz University of Technology, Inffeldgasse 25A, A-8010 Graz, Austria
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Interests: turbines; transition ducts; combustion chambers; aero engines; rotor dynamics; experimental investigations
Dr. Koen Hillewaert
Cenaero, Rue des frères Wright 29, 6041 Gosselies, Belgium
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Interests: CFD; large eddy simulation; direct numerical simulation; turbulence modeling databases; numerical analysis; high order methods; high performance computing; radial turbomachinery; rotor-stator interaction modeling
Prof. Ronald Mailach
Technische Universität Dresden, Institute of Fluid Mechanics, Chair of Turbomachinery and Flight Propulsion, 01062 Dresden, Germany
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Interests: compressor and turbine aerodynamics and aeroelasticity; unsteady flow; secondary flow; active flow control; experimental methods for turbomachinery; robust design of turbomachinery
Prof. Francesco Martelli
Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Florence, Via S. Marta 3, 50139, Florence, Italy
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Interests: turbomachinery with focus on computational/theoretical aspects; steam and gas turbines; propulsion systems; energy systems
Prof. Kostas Mathioudakis
Lab of Thermal Turbomachines, School of Mechanical Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Heroon Polytechniou 9, 15780 Zografou, Athens, Greece
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Interests: gas turbine and jet engine performance modelling; diagnostic methods; engine condition monitoring; emissions; turbomachinery in renewable energy technologies
Dr. Ralf Obertacke
Siemens AG, Huttenstr. 12, 10553 Berlin, Germany
Interests: measurement technology; sensors in flows; sensor development; test rigs and test stands; test and measurement; flow visualization; optical sensors; non-intrusive methods
Dr. Xavier Ottavy
Laboratoire de Mécanique des Fluides et d'Acoustique, UMR CNRS 5509, École Centrale de Lyon, 36 Avenue Guy de Collongue, 69131 Écully, France
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Interests: turbomachinery; compressor; aerodynamics; high-speed facilities; unsteadiness; instabilities; control; experimental; measurements; analysis; multiphysics; secondary flows; losses
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
Prof. Wolfgang Sanz
Institute for Thermal Turbomachinery and Machine Dynamics, Graz University of Technology, Inffeldgasse 25A, A-8010 Graz, Austria
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Interests: turbine aerodynamics; computational fluid dynamics; boundary layer transition; power generation; carbon capture; renewable energy; thermodynamic simulations
Mr. Colin Scrivener
Consultant Rolls-Royce Derby, 1, Daylesford Close, Littleover, DE23 3SX Derby, UK
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)
Prof. János Vad
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
Prof. Tom Verstraete
Turbomachinery & Propulsion Department, von Karman Institute for Fluid Dynamics, Waterloosesteenweg 72, B1640 Rhode Saint Genèse, Belgium
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Interests: numerical prediction of the flow in turbomachinery; multidisciplinary shape optimization; conjugate heat transfer; aero-elasticity; mirco gas turbines
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