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International Journal of Rotating Machinery
Volume 2015 (2015), Article ID 890414, 16 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/890414
Review Article

Some Experimental Investigations on Gas Turbine Cooling Performed with Infrared Thermography at Federico II

University of Naples Federico II, Piazzale le Tecchio 80, 80125 Napoli, Italy

Received 17 October 2014; Accepted 6 January 2015

Academic Editor: Tariq Iqbal

Copyright © 2015 T. Astarita 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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