Patent Number: 8,720,206

Title: Methods and systems for inducing combustion dynamics

Abstract: Methods and systems are provided for inducing combustion dynamics within turbine engines to remove combustion deposits within the turbine engine during operation of the turbine engine.

Inventors: McMahan; Kevin Weston (Greer, SC), Hadley; Mark Allan (Greenville, SC), Myers; Geoffrey D. (Simpsonville, SC), Draper; Sam D. (Simpsonville, SC)

Assignee: General Electric Company

International Classification: F02C 9/48 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/13/12018