Projects List by Cluster


Turbomachinery Cluster - Co-ordinator: Alexander Weidermann
Acronym Project Title Programme
DITCAD Development of innovative techniques for compressor aero-mechanical design FP V
DAIGTS Design and off design optimisation of highly loaded industrial gas turbine stages FP V
  Turbine internal flows  
  Small gas turbines  

Combustion Cluster - Co-ordinator: Manfred Aigner
Acronym Project Title Programme
FLAMESEEK Flame sensors for efficient gas turbine engine cycles FP V
PRECCINSTA Prediction and control of combustion instabilities for industrial gas turbines FP V
FLOXCOM Low NOx FLOX combustor for high efficiency gas turbines FP V
DESIRE Reliable low NOx combustor FP V
FUELCHIEF Low NOx staged rotor FP V
AFTUR Alternative fuels for gas turbines FP V

Materials Cluster - Co-ordinator: Mathias Oechsner
Acronym Project Title Programme
CINDERS CMC integration and demonstration for gas turbine engines FP V
ALLBATROS Advanced long life blade coating system FP V
NANOROTOR Hardened ferritic steel rotor FP V
  Smart TBC for gas turbine blades  
TINTELL Internal inspection of nozzles and blades  

Systems Cluster - Co-ordinator: Ralph Merton
Acronym Project Title Programme
CAME-GT Thematic network for cleaner and more efficient gas turbines FP V
LOTHECO Combined cycle power plant with integrated low temperature heat FP V
CHEP Research and development of high efficiency components for intercooled, recuperated CHP gas turbine for combined heat and power FP V
GT-POM Thermo-economic optimisation of whole gas turbine plant FP V
  Swirlflash atomisation for power augmentation  
  Innovative GT cycles and distributed co-gen  
  Optimised micro turbine energy system  
  Co-generation with recuperated gas turbine