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Rotating Probe Measurements of the Pump Passage Flow Field in an Automotive Torque Converter

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Y. Dong, B. Lakshminarayana

Center for Gas Turbine and Power, The Pennsylvania State University, 153 Hammond Building, University Park, PA 16802

J. Fluids Eng 123(1), 81-91 (Oct 03, 2000) (11 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1341202 History: Received June 06, 2000; Revised October 03, 2000
Copyright © 2001 by ASME
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Cross-section of the pump rotating probe measurement test unit and coordinate system. (a) Cross-section of test unit; (b) pump blade passage and coordinate system.
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Schematic of electrical system used for rotating probe measurements.
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Spectrums of the rotating five-hole probe signal at center of passage (SR=0.6). (a) Pump mid-chord; (b) pump 3/4-chord; (c) pump 4/4-chord.
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Radial distribution of mass averaged pump flow parameters (in pump rotating frame). (a) Static pressure; (b) Relative total velocity; (c) Through flow velocity; (d) Relative flow yaw angle in degrees.
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Static pressure contours of the pump passage flow at speed ratio 0.6. (a) Pump mid-chord; (b) pump 3/4-chord; (c) pump 4/4-chord.
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Total velocity vectors of the pump passage flow at speed ratio 0.6. (a) Pump mid-chord; (b) pump 3/4-chord; (c) pump 4/4-chord.
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Through flow velocity contours of the pump passage flow at speed ratio 0.6. (a) Pump mid-chord; (b) pump 3/4-chord; (c) pump 4/4-chord.
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Secondary flow vectors of the pump passage flow at speed ratio 0.6. (a) Pump mid-chord; (b) pump 3/4-chord; (c) pump 4/4-chord.
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Absolute total pressure contours of the pump passage flow at speed ratio 0.6. (a) Pump mid-chord; (b) pump 3/4-chord; (c) pump 4/4-chord.
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Pressure loss parameter (P1) contours of the pump passage flow at speed ratio 0.6. (a) Pump mid-chord; (b) pump 3/4-chord; (c) Pump 4/4-chord.
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Radial distribution of mass averaged absolute total pressure of the pump flow
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Radial distribution of mass averaged relative total pressure loss parameter of the pump flow
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Normalized mass average total pressure loss across elements versus speed ratio

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