Method of analysis for compressible flow through mixed-flow centrifugal impellers of arbitrary design

Joseph T. Hamrick, Ambrose Ginsburg, Walter M. Osborn
naca-tn-2165
Aug 1950


A method is presented for analysis of the compressible flow between the hub and the shroud of mixed-flow impellers of arbitrary design. Axial symmetry was assumed, but the forces in the meridional (hub to shroud) plane, which are derived from tangential pressure gradients, were taken into account.

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