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Tutorials of Basics Sessions

This year, industry experts from several committees will present basic tutorials for their respective disciplines in a way that promises to engage and interest engineers from other fields. These tutorials are ideal for learning the fundamentals and key components of specific disciplines within the field of turbo technology.

Aircraft Engine

  • Climate Impact of Aviation Emissions and the Implications to Aircraft Engine Design
  • Basics of Turboshaft Engine Cycle Design and Optimization
  • Basics of Gas Turbine Engine Core

Ceramics and Ceramic Composites

  • Environmental Barrier Coatings for Gas Turbine Applications
  • Ceramic Matrix Composites: Variations and Properties

Coal, Biomass, Hydrogen & Alternative Fuels

  • Design of Fuel Cells-Based Power & Propulsion Systems for Different Applications: Automotive, Aircraft, Power Generation
  • Life Cycle Assessment Basics and Application to Optimize the Environmental Sustainability of Gas Turbines During New Product Development
  • Challenges of Combustion Computational Fluid Dynamics for Industrial Gas Turbine Engines

Combustion, Fuels & Emissions

  • Combustion Fundamentals
  • Combustion Dynamics Tutorial

Cycle Innovations

  • Power Plant Hybridization for Enhanced Flexibility and Energy Storage
  • Micro-Gas Turbine: Technological Advancements and Market Research
  • Closed Thermodynamic Cycle Analysis and Optimization

Cycle Innovations: Energy Storage

  • Overview of Long-Duration Energy Storage Systems and Technologies
  • Tutorial: Hydrogen for Power and Energy Storage

Electric Power

  • Understanding Digital Twins & Machine Learning/ai for Gas Turbine Applications

Fans and Blowers

  • Unsupervised Learning Methods for Design Space Exploration
  • Introduction to the Aerodynamic Design of Axial Flow Industrial Fans

Heat Transfers

  • Rotating Disc Cavity Flows
  • Fundamental of Mist Cooling and Its Applications in Gas Turbine System
  • Gas Turbine Design

Industrial & Cogeneration

  • Combustion and Emissions Tutorial

Manufacturing Materials & Metallurgy

  • Metallurgy for the Non-Metallurgist
  • Sustainable Production of Advanced Turbomachinery Components in a Digitized Environment

Microturbines, Turbochargers & Small Turbomachines

  • Unsteady Flow in Small Radial Compressors: From Surge to Noise Emissions

Oil & Gas Applications

  • Industrial Gas Turbines
  • Oil and Gas Applications for Turbomachinery
  • Demonstration of Possible Economic Benefit of Property Risk Mitigation at Gas Turbine Power Plants
  • Basics of Rotordynamics Instrumentation and Data Acquisition

Steam Turbine

  • Two Phase Flow in Steam Turbines

Structures and Dynamics: Structural Mechanics & Vibration

  • Time-Frequency Spectral Analysis of Vibration Signals by Wavelet Transform
  • Tutorial: Reduced Order Modeling and Identification of Mistuned Bladed Disks

Structures and Dynamics: Aerodynamics Excitation & Damping

  • Introduction to Turbomachinery Aeromechanics (No Equations, Only Pictures and Movies) Structures and Dynamics: Rotordynamics
  • Introduction to Rotordynamic Fundamentals

Supercritical CO2

  • Tutorial: Turbo Machinery Design for Supercritical Co2 Applications
  • Heat Exchangers for Supercritical Co2 Power Cycle Applications
  • An Introduction to Supercritical Co2: Basics, Cycles, and Applications
  • Materials for Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Applications


  • Introduction to Low Pressure Turbine Aerodynamic Design and Its Challenges
  • Reduced Order Modelling Approach for Turbomachinery Secondary Flow Systems
  • A Quick Method to Draw Dimensionless Velocity Diagrams for Axial-Flow Compressors and Turbines Directly from Their Flow Coefficient, Loading Coefficient, and Reaction
  • Introduction to Large Eddy Simulations

Wind Energy

  • Challenges in Developing the New Generation of Wind Turbines