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How to do failure analysis of gas turbine blade ?

  1. Apr 17, 2016 #1
    I want do thermal and structural analysis (Failure) on gas turbine blade. So what how to begin. Kindly help me.
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Apr 17, 2016 #2
    As far as I know the manufacturers of turbines subject prototypes for a new design to destructive tests where blades and other parts are deliberately damaged.
    It's not the kind of thing they would want to rely on a theoretical assessment for before going in to production.
     
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