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Simulation-based design and optimization of Francis turbine runners by using multiple types of metamodels
(Sage Publications Ltd, 2017-04)
In recent years, optimization started to become popular in several engineering disciplines such as aerospace, automotive and turbomachinery. Optimization is also a powerful tool in hydraulic turbine industry to find the ...
CFD-driven surrogate-based multi-objective shape optimization of an elbow type draft tube
(Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd, 2017-07-13)
Draft tube is the part of Francis turbines which is used to both discharge water and recover kinetic energy at the exit of the runner. A design optimization study of an elbow type draft tube based on the combined use of ...