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 Xinping Wang,Jianjun Dang.Modeling and Simulation of a Counter-Rotating Turbine System for Underwater Vehicles[J].Journal of Marine Science and Application,2016,(4):478-483.[doi:10.1007/s11804-016-1378-2]
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Modeling and Simulation of a Counter-Rotating Turbine System for Underwater Vehicles


Modeling and Simulation of a Counter-Rotating Turbine System for Underwater Vehicles
Xinping Wang Jianjun Dang
Xinping Wang Jianjun Dang
School of Marine Science and Technology, Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi’an 710072, China
underwater vehicles|counter-rotating turbine system|model
The structure of a counter-rotating turbine of an underwater vehicle is designed by adding the counter-rotating second-stage turbine disk to the conventional single-stage turbine. The available kinetic energy and the absorption power of the auxiliary system are calculated at different working conditions, and the results show that the power of the main engine and auxiliary system at the counter-rotating turbine system matches well with each other. The technology scheme of the counter-rotating turbine system is proposed, then the experimental simulation of the lubricating oil loop, fuel loop, and seawater loop is completed. The simulation results indicate that the hydraulic transmission system can satisfy the requirements for an underwater vehicle running at a steady sailing or variable working conditions.


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Received date:2016-9-26;Accepted date:2016-8-29。
Corresponding author:Jianjun Dang
Last Update: 2016-11-24