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International Journal of Rotating Machinery
Volume 2016 (2016), Article ID 5390360, 13 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/5390360
Research Article

The Design Method of Axial Flow Runners Focusing on Axial Flow Velocity Uniformization and Its Application to an Ultra-Small Axial Flow Hydraulic Turbine

1Department of Mechanical Engineering, Ibaraki University, 4-12-1 Nakanarusawa-cho, Hitachi-shi, Ibaraki 316-8511, Japan
2Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Ibaraki University, 4-12-1 Nakanarusawa-cho, Hitachi-shi, Ibaraki 316-8511, Japan
3Ibasei, Ltd., 4-7-10 Kamine-cho, Hitachi-shi, Ibaraki 317-0064, Japan

Received 28 June 2016; Revised 21 October 2016; Accepted 3 November 2016

Academic Editor: Jechin Han

Copyright © 2016 Yasuyuki Nishi 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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