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Analysis of Pumping Characteristics of a Multistage Roots Pump
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 Title & Authors
Analysis of Pumping Characteristics of a Multistage Roots Pump
In, S.R.; Kang, S.P.;
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 Abstract
The practical pumping speed of a dry pump is considerably lower than the intrinsic speed because of back-streaming through finite gaps of the rotor assembly. The maximum compression ratio and the ultimate pressure of the pump are also directly influenced by the back-streaming rate. Therefore, information on the gap conductance, which determines the back-streaming characteristics of the rotor assembly, is the most important key for estimating the pumping performance of a dry pump. In this paper, the feasibility of calculating analytically the pumping performance of a multi-stage Roots pump, one of the most popular types of dry pumps, by quantifying the gap conductance in a rational way, is discussed.
 Keywords
Roots pump;Gap conductance;Back-streaming;Multi-stage;
 Language
English
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