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International Journal of Rotating Machinery
Volume 2013, Article ID 473512, 19 pages
Research Article

A One-Dimensional Flow Analysis for the Prediction of Centrifugal Pump Performance Characteristics

Department of Mechanical Power Engineering, Mansoura University, Mansoura 35516, Egypt

Received 25 June 2013; Accepted 29 August 2013

Academic Editor: Shigenao Maruyama

Copyright © 2013 Mohammed Ahmed El-Naggar. 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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