Turbo Machinery Seminar 2011

4 graduate students from our research group headed by Prof. Funazaki dominated the podium by winning 1st to 3rd places in the best poster session awards, held during the 17th Turbomachinery Seminar, a joint seminar organized annually by Iwate University, Tohoku University, and Tokyo University, as well as numerous participants from industry.

  • First Place: Taku Saito, 1st-year Masters Student, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Iwate University
    Blade Surface Boundary Layer Bypass Transition
    -- Boundary Layer Measurement and Visualization --
  • Second Place: Masafumi Kumagai, 1st-year Masters Student, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Iwate University Tip Leakage Flow in a Linear Compressor Cascade
    -- Effects of Half-Shrouded Blade Tip --
  • Third Place: Kazuki Okamura, 2nd-year Masters Student, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Iwate University
    A Study on Highly-loaded Low-Pressure Turbine for Aeroengines
  • Third Place: Yuuki Tokuyama, 1st-year Masters Student, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Iwate University
    Fluid-Structure Coupled Analysis of a Turbine Rotor for Next-generation Rocket Engines