Turbo Machines

Course Name: 

ME315 TURBO MACHINES

Programme: 

B.Tech (Mechanical)

Semester: 

Sixth

Category: 

Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3

Content: 

Dimensional analysis and principle of similitude, Terminology of aero foil and its importance in
Turbomachines, Energy transfer between fluid and rotor, Thermal analysis in Turbomachines, Potential
flow through cascades of blades, 3-dimensional viscous and compressibility effects, Power absorbing
machines: Compressors, blower, and fans. Power producing machines: Hydraulic, steam and gas Turbines.

References: 

D. G Shephard, Principles of Turbomachinery, McMillan Co., New York, 1956. G. T Csanady, Theory of Turbomachines, Mc Graw Hill.1964. Yahya S.M, Turbomachines, Satya Prakashan, New Delhi, 1972. H. Cohen and Rogers, Gas Turbines Theory, Longman Green Co., Ltd, 5th Edition, 2001.

Department: 

Mechanical Engineering
 

Contact us

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

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