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Title: Sliding vane geometry turbines

Various systems and methods are described for a variable geometry turbine. In one example, a turbine nozzle comprises a central axis and a nozzle vane. The nozzle vane includes a stationary vane and a sliding vane. The sliding vane is positioned to slide in a direction substantially tangent to an inner circumference of the turbine nozzle and in contact with the stationary vane.
Authors:
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1166774
Report Number(s):
8,919,119
13/210,907
DOE Contract Number:
FC26-07NT43280
Resource Type:
Patent
Research Org:
Ford Global Technologies, LLC, Dearborn, MI (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING