The strong influence of ambient temperature on the output and heat rate on a gas turbine has popularized the application of inlet fogging and overspray for power augmentation. One of the main advantages of overspray fogging is that it enhances power output as a result of decrease in compression work associated with the continuous evaporation of water within the compressor due to fog intercooling. A comprehensive review on the current understanding of the analytical and experimental aspects of overspray fogging technology as applied to gas turbines is presented in this paper.

Gas Turbine Fogging Technology: A State-Of-The-Art Review, Part II: Overspray Fogging - Analytical And Experimental Aspects

BIANCHI, MICHELE;MELINO, FRANCESCO;PERETTO, ANTONIO;
2007

Abstract

The strong influence of ambient temperature on the output and heat rate on a gas turbine has popularized the application of inlet fogging and overspray for power augmentation. One of the main advantages of overspray fogging is that it enhances power output as a result of decrease in compression work associated with the continuous evaporation of water within the compressor due to fog intercooling. A comprehensive review on the current understanding of the analytical and experimental aspects of overspray fogging technology as applied to gas turbines is presented in this paper.
Bhargava R.; Bianchi M.; Melino F.; Peretto A.; Meher-Homji C. B.; Chaker M. A.; Ingistov S.
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