Measurements in Thermal Systems

Course Name: 

ME310 MEASUREMENTS IN THERMAL SYSTEMS

Programme: 

B.Tech (Mechanical)

Semester: 

Fifth

Category: 

Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3

Content: 

Measurement of specific heat, Viscosity, Thermal Conductivity, Thermal diffusivity, Heat flux, Calorific value, Thermal and solar radiation measurements, Gas composition analysis by Orsat apparatus, Gas Chromatograph, Infra-red analyzer, Mass Spectrometer, Turbulence measurements using hot wire anemometer, laser Doppler anemometer. Measurements in controlled environments, Mass transfer measurements, Shadowgraph, Schlieren and Interferometer, High speed Photography, Data acquisition and processing, Analysis of experimental data.

References: 

Landis, Lab experiment and demonstration in fluid mechanics and heat transfer. Dept of Mechanical Engg, school of Engg & science, New York University, 1964. Sotoukhim and Afgan, Measurement techniques in heat and mass transfer-Hemisphere, New York, 1985. Eckert and Goldstein, Measurements in heat transfer -hemisphere, Pub Corp, 2nd Edition, 1976. Beckwith and Buck, Mechanical Measurements - Addison Wesley publishing company, 3rd Edition, 1982. Doeblin, Measurement Systems Application and Design - Mc Graw Hill education, 5th Edition, 2003.

Department: 

Mechanical Engineering
 

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Dr. Narendranath S, Professor and Head
Department of Mechanical Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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