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Appendix B: Unit Conversions

  1. Philip P. Walsh BSc, FRAeS, CEng1 and
  2. Paul Fletcher MA (Oxon), MRAeS, CEng2

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774533.app2

Gas Turbine Performance, Second Edition

Gas Turbine Performance, Second Edition

How to Cite

Walsh, P. P. and Fletcher, P. (2004) Appendix B: Unit Conversions, in Gas Turbine Performance, Second Edition, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774533.app2

Author Information

  1. 1

    Head of Performance and Engine Systems, Rolls-Royce plc

  2. 2

    Manager, Prelim Design, Energy Business, Rolls-Royce plc

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 15 MAR 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632064342

Online ISBN: 9780470774533

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Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Acceleration

  • Area

  • Density

  • Emissions (approx.)

  • Energy

  • Force

  • Fuel consumption

  • Length

  • Mass

  • Moment of inertia

  • Momentum—angular

  • Momentum—linear

  • Power

  • Pressure

  • Specific energy

  • Specific fuel consumption (SFC)

  • Specific heat

  • Specific thrust

  • Stress

  • Temperature

  • Thermal efficiency

  • Torque

  • Velocity—angular

  • Velocity—linear

  • Viscosity—dynamic

  • Viscosity—kinematic

  • Volume