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Thermal and Hydro Prime movers

Thermal and Hydro Prime movers

Published by uLektz

Course Code:ULZ0103

Author:uLektz

University: General for All University

Regulation:2017

Categories:General Engineering

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Type :eBook

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Description :Thermal and Hydro Prime movers of ULZ0103 covers the latest syllabus prescribed by General for All University for regulation 2017. Author: uLektz, Published by uLektz Learning Solutions Private Limited.

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Topics
UNIT I: I.C ENGINES

1.1 I.C Engines: Classification-Working principles -Valve and port timing diagrams

1.2 Air standard cycles

1.3 Engine systems line fuel injection, carburetion, ignition, cooling and lubrication - Engine performance evaluation.

UNIT II: PROPERTIES OF STEAM AND STEAM TURBINE

2.1 Properties of Steam and use of Steam Tables- T-S and H-S Diagrams- Analysis of Various Thermodynamic Processes under gone by Steam

2.2 Vapor Power Cycles: Carnot Cycle-Rankine Cycle- Thermodynamic Variables Effecting Efficiency and output of Rankine Cycle-. Analysis of simple Rankine Cycle and Re-heat cycle.

2.3 Steam Turbines: Schematic layout of steam power plant Classification of Steam Turbines

2.4 Impulse Turbine and Reaction Turbine

2.5 Compounding in Turbines- Velocity Diagrams for simple Impulse and Reaction Turbines-Work done & efficiency.

UNIT III: GAS TURBINES

3.1 Gas Turbines: Simple gas turbine plant-ideal cycle, closed cycle -open cycle-. Efficiency, Work ratio and optimum pressure ratio for simple gas turbine cycle.

3.2 Actual cycle-Analysis of simple cycles & cycles with inter cooling-Reheating and Regeneration.

UNIT IV: IMPACT OF JETS AND PUMPS

4.1 IMPACT OF JETS AND PUMPS: Impulse momentum equation Impact of Jet on stationary and moving vanes (flat and curved)

4.2 Pumps: Types of pumps

4.3 Centrifugal pumps: Main components-Working principle - Multi stage pumps- Performance and characteristic curves.

UNIT V: HYDRAULIC TURBINES

5.1 HYDRAULIC TURBINES: Classification of turbines; Working principle-Efficiency calculation and Design principles for Pelton Wheel

5.2 Francis and for Kaplan turbines

5.3 Governing of turbines-Performance and characteristic curves.

UNIT VI: HYDRO POWER

6.1 HYDRO POWER: Components of Hydro electric power plant-Pumped storage systems-Estimation of water power potential

6.2 Load curve, load factor, capacity factor, utilization factor-Diversity factor, load – duration curve, firm power, secondary power, prediction of load.

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