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49328 Turbomachines

6cp; 3hpw; availability: all courses
Requisite(s): 120 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10061 Bachelor of Engineering Diploma Engineering Practice OR 120 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10066 Bachelor of Engineering Science OR 120 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C10067 Bachelor of Engineering OR 120 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C09067 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) Diploma Professional Engineering Practice OR 120 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C09066 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses.
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.
Recommended studies:

a good background in fluid mechanics; fundamental knowledge of thermodynamics


Postgraduate elective


Postgraduate

Description

Turbomachines like pumps, fans, turbines and compressors constitute a large class of fluid-moving and energy-transfer machines which are found virtually everywhere in modern societies. This subject aims to develop competence in the analysis and design of these machines and the systems of which they are parts. Key concepts and fundamental principles underlying their operation and design are covered. Factors pertaining to their selection and performance prediction are treated.

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus


Detailed subject description.

Fee information

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Access conditions

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