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Gas Turbine Workshop


Pre-Conference Workshops being held in conjunction with IGTI’s
2010 Gas Turbine Users Symposium!
Monday, Oct. 4, 2010
George R. Brown Convention Center
Houston, TX

 Basic Gas Turbine Metallurgy and Repair Technology

 Overview and Objective: This workshop will explain super-alloy materials, component damage experienced from service exposure, techniques used to analyze the remaining life of components removed from service, protective coatings, component repair technologies, and quality assurance of repairs. The workshop includes many case study examples and the last section is devoted to a workshop where attendees develop component repair solutions. Participants may submit questions in advance regarding repair issues faced in their jobs. Earn 7 Professional Development Hours (PDH’s) and receive a certificate of completion!

 Gas Turbine Combines Cycle Primer

 Overview and Objective: The objective of the workshop is to provide the practicing engineers in power generation industry with fundamental thermodynamic principles that govern the design and performance of Gas Turbine Combined Cycle power plants. Attending this workshop will benefit the participant’s business via increased productivity, reliability, innovative potential, and quality via reduction in costly design errors. Another significant benefit is increased employee job satisfaction through a better understanding of the underlying engineering beauty in sometimes seemingly tedious tasks. Earn 7 Professional Development Hours (PDH’s) and receive a certificate of completion!

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About Jagadeep

Jagadeep is currently the Webmaster for the ASME Silver State Section, and Postdoctoral Scholar and Instructor at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He has authored more than 30 refereed technical papers.


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