Propulsion technology

Europe's Newac project pioneering new core technology for low-emissions engines. -- Newac core concepts aimed at fuel burn and emissions reductions. -- General Electric is in the midst of its largest commercial engine production build-up ever. -- GE engineers driving weight out of fan and low-pressure turbine on 747-8's GEnx. -- Wave rotor, pulse combustion projects aim to boost thermodynamic cycle of future engines. -- Upcoming hypersonic tests offer potential for pulsed combustion. -- Epstein leads Pratt efforts to ID, evaluate new methods to improve fuel efficiency and reduce noise. -- Pratt will eliminate many boundaries that separate business units by sizes and missions.


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  • Accession Number: 01107225
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Northwestern University Transportation Library
  • Files: TLIB
  • Created Date: Aug 7 2008 2:09PM