Accession Number : AD0691549

Title :   METHOD OF IMPROVING PICKUP IN INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Epshtein,L. N.

Report Date : 16 JUN 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The improvement consists in opening the cross sectional area of the nozzle of a turbine compressor at less than its nominal value when the engine is idling, thus keeping the rotor at higher rpm than would normally be the case. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES, GAS TURBINE NOZZLES), (*VARIABLE AREA NOZZLES, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING)), LOADS(FORCES), ENGINE SURGE, ACCELERATION, SUPERCHARGERS, NOZZLE GAS FLOW, USSR

Subject Categories : Fluid Mechanics
      Jet and Gas Turbine Engines

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE