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What does SM stand for?

SM stands for Surge Margin (compressor aerodynamics)


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The majority of surge-control techniques restrict the operation of the compressor to flow rates above a defined surge-control line based on the surge margin for a particular compressor.
E3E technology includes: a two-stage shroudless HP turbine incorporating advanced 3D aerodynamics and blade cooling technology; a novel tip clearance control system with advanced ceramic abradable linings to improve turbine efficiency and increase performance retention; a lean burn combustion system; a blisked HP compressor which has successfully demonstrated a 22:1 pressure ratio in only 9 stages, with world-class levels of efficiency and validated surge margin capability; and an innovative air system for bearing load management and improved cooling using novel carbon oil seal and brush-seal air sealing technologies.