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International Journal of Rotating Machinery
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 463585, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/463585
Research Article

Effect of Inlet Geometry on Fan Performance and Flow Field in a Half-Ducted Propeller Fan

1Department of Mechanical Engineering, Saga University, 1 Honjo-machi, Saga 840-8502, Japan
2Institute of Mechatronics, Zhejiang Sci-Tech University, Xiasha Higher Educational Zone, Hangzhou 310018, China

Received 6 September 2011; Revised 10 January 2012; Accepted 12 January 2012

Academic Editor: R. G. Kirk

Copyright © 2012 Pin Liu et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

How to Cite this Article

Pin Liu, Norimasa Shiomi, Yoichi Kinoue, Ying-zi Jin, and Toshiaki Setoguchi, “Effect of Inlet Geometry on Fan Performance and Flow Field in a Half-Ducted Propeller Fan,” International Journal of Rotating Machinery, vol. 2012, Article ID 463585, 9 pages, 2012. doi:10.1155/2012/463585