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International Journal of Rotating Machinery
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 683713, 11 pages
A New Proposed Return Guide Vane for Compact Multistage Centrifugal Pumps
1National Research Center of Pumps and Pumping System Engineering and Technology, Jiangsu University, Zhenjiang 212013, China
2Fujian Academy of Mechanical Sciences, Fuzhou, Fujian 350005, China
Received 5 April 2013; Accepted 18 July 2013
Academic Editor: J.-C. Han
Copyright © 2013 Qihua Zhang 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.
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