A Textbook of Thermal Engineering: Mechanical Technology

A Textbook of Thermal Engineering: Mechanical Technology by R.S. Khurmi

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Written By: R.S. Khurmi
Publisher: S Chand

Binding: Paperback
Edition: New edition
Language: English
EAN: 9788121925730
ISBN: 8121925738
Number Of Pages: 912
Publication Date: 2006-06-01
Manufacturer: S Chand

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A Textbook of Thermal Engineering” encompasses all theories of the subject thereby making it a must-read for all students of Mechanical Engineering. Topics such as General Thermodynamic Relations and Variable Specific Heat as well as Turbines (M-pulse, Reaction) and Air Compressors have been dealt in detail.
In addition to the exhaustive topical coverage, numerous solved examples and chapter-end exercises and questions have been added to make the student understand all aspects of concepts explained. A book which has seen, foreseen and incorporated changes in the subject for close to 40 years, it continues to be one of the most sought after texts by the students.

Key Features:

  • Divided in 40 chapters, the text amply explains every concept of the subject.
  • Close to 850 examples, figures and tables aid to the concepts explained.
  • More than 1000 chapter-end questions (objective and subjective) and exercises add to the practice of the students.

Table of Content :

  • Introduction
  • Properties Of Perfect Gases
  • Thermodynamic Processes Of Perfect Gases
  • Entropy Of Perfect Gases
  • Kinetic Theory of Gases
  • Thermodynamic Air Cycles
  • Formation And Properties Of Steam
  • Entropy Of Steam
  • Thermodynamic Processes Of Vapour
  • Thermodynamic Vapour Cycles
  • Fuels
  • Combustion Of Fuels
  • Steam Boilers
  • Boiler Mountings And Accessories
  • Performance Of Steam Boilers
  • Boiler Draught
  • Simple Steam Engines
  • Compound Steam Engines
  • Performance Of Steam Engines
  • Steam Condensers
  • Steam Nozzles
  • M-pulse Turbines
  • Reaction Turbines
  • Performance Of Steam Turbines
  • Modern Steam Turbines
  • Internal Combustion Engines
  • Testing Of Internal Combustion Engines
  • Reciprocating Air Compressors
  • Rotary Air Compressors
  • Performance of Air Compressors
  • Air Motors
  • Gas Turbines
  • Performance Of Gas Turbines
  • Introduction To Heat Transfer
  • Air Refrigeration Cycles
  • Vapour Compression Refrigeration System
  • Psychometry
  • Air Conditioning Systems
  • General Thermodynamic Relations
  • Variable specific Heat


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