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Steam Turbines

Leif Svensen, P.E., Santee Cooper, "Internal Leakage Study Winyah Generating Station Unit #3,"(473 KB) User's Group Meeting, Clearwater Beach , FL , June 23-25, 2003.

Leif Svensen, P.E., Santee Cooper, "Customization of GE Turbine Expansion Line Curves to Model a GE Advanced Aero Design Steam Turbine Upgrade,"(403 KB) User's Group Meeting, Charleston, SC, June 11-14, 1996.

William C. Kettenacker, Performance Engineering, Inc. and Phillip Webster, Kansas City Power & Light Company, "A PEPSE Case Study on Retractable Packings," (815 KB) User's Group Meeting, Charleston , SC , June 11-14, 1996.

James L. Fazzone, Encotech Engineering, P.C., "Performance Improvement From Polishing Steam Turbine Blading," (614 KB) User's Group Meeting, Charleston , SC , June 11-14, 1996.

Marcus Caudill, Tri-State Generation & Transmission, "Measuring N2 Packing Leakage: An Inexact Science," (24.2 KB) User's Group Meeting, Kansas City , MO , June 20-23, 1995.

Dale C. Karg, P.E. and William R. Toombs, Santee Cooper, "Turbine Last Stage Bucket & Diaphragm Upgrade Evaluation," (543 KB) User's Group Meeting, Lexington , KY , June 21-24, 1994.

Brian Bohinsky, Westinghouse Electric Corporation, "The Steam Turbine Performance Evaluation (STPE) Software Family," (602 KB) User's Group Meeting, Clearwater Beach , Florida , June 23-26, 1992.

Marcus B. Caudill, Colorado-Ute Electric Association and Ron D. Griebenow, Halliburton NUS Environmental Corporation, "Practical Application of Methods to Determine Leakage Between HP and IP Turbines," (1.53 MB) User's Group Meeting, Rochester , NY , June 18-21, 1991.

Marcus B. Caudill and Ronald D. Griebenow, Santee Cooper, "Analysis of Leakage Between HP and IP Turbines Using PEPSE," (1.04 MB) User's Group Meeting, St. Louis , MO , May 1-4, 1990.

I. Ianovici, Israel Electric Corporation, "Modelling Turbine By-Pass Operation," (1.32 MB) User's Group Meeting, St. Louis , MO , May 1-4, 1990.

Richard E. Willis, Indianapolis Power & Light Company, "Reduction of Turbine Exhaust Losses by Optimizing Cooling Tower Operation," (1.12 MB) User's Group Meeting, Park City , Utah , June 7-9, 1989.

Gregory A. Boerschig, GPU Nuclear Corporation, "Modeling Technique for a Typical Turbine Extraction/Feedwater Heater Demand Arrangement," (683 KB) User's Group Meeting, Charleston , SC , June 17-19, 1987.

Stuart B. Sabol, Virginia Power Company, "Modeling the IP - LP Turbines With PEPSE," (721 KB) User's Group Meeting, Charleston , SC , June 17-19, 1987.

David H. Cooke, Bechtel Power Corporation , "Modeling of Off-Design Multistage Turbine Pressures by Stodola's Ellipse," (1.7 MB) User's Group Meeting, Richmond , VA , November 2-3, 1983.

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FAMOS Version 21

Released May 15, 2017

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PEPSE Version 82

Release Date
December 1, 2017.

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