Institute of Thermal Turbomachinery and Machine Dynamics

Welcome to the Institute of Thermal Turbomachinery and Machine Dynamics. The field of research covers many areas involving steam and gas turbines as well as machine dynamics. The current focus is mainly on the turbines, their efficiency, noise development, combustion and structural integrity. This page provides information about the institute, the capabilities, the courses offered and the actual research topics.

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Prof. Marwan Darwish from the American University in Beirut, Lebanon, visited Prof. Heitmeir and our institute. Prof. Darwish worked at our institute for a period of 12 months (2013-2015) within the Lise-Meitner programme of the Austrian Science Fund FWF.


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Patrick Jagerhofer explains what happens during a long test run of our transonic test turbine facility

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Institute of Thermal Turbomachinery and Machine Dynamics

Graz University of Technology
Inffeldgasse 25/A
A-8010 Graz

Tel: +43 (0)316 873 - 7226
Fax: +43 (0)316 873 - 107226

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WIKI on Aeroengine Safety

The famous textbooks on aeroengine safety by A. Rossmann are provided in a WIKI version by our institute.
Aeroengine Safety

All his books on aeroengine safety, industry gas turbines and machine elements can be found here

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