How to model a gas turbine engine?

I need to design a micro gas turbine for my research work in university,the engine has a compressor,turbine both single stage and shaft,combustor and a heat exchange.What are the main feature used in solid works.I'm a beginner

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First, you must use some calculations from fluid dynamics - start parameters and choosing a airfoil. In calculations you will decide number of stages, angle of airfoils on stator and rotor, axes revolution, also you got a working temperatures, after then employ a static calculations to decide a profile looking - (sizing from breaking). There is a more steps but first step is to use theory. After that drawing is easy.

 
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