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2Second Semester
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Academic Year 2019/2020
School School of Industrial and Information Engineering
Name (Bachelor of Science degree)(ord. 270) - PC (354) Mechanical Engineering
Track VA1 - Propedeutico
Programme Year 3

Course Details
ID Code 086218
Course Title FLUID-MACHINES
Course Type Mono-Disciplinary Course
Credits (CFU / ECTS) 9.0
Semester Second Semester
Course Description Elements of fluid-machine theory and their classification. Similarity of turbomachines. Hydraulic machines (Pelton, Francis, Kaplan turbines; centrifugal, axial and volumetric pumps) and hydraulic plants: performance curves, design and selection criteria. Cavitation control. Gas compressors: operating characteristics and instability problems (surge and stall). Steam turbines and steam power plants, thermodynamic cycles, multi-stage turbine configuration; steam generators; heat rejection to the environment. Refrigerating plants. Gas-turbine power plants: design of main components (compressor, turbine, combustion chamber), maximum temperature and compression ratio effects; combined cycles. Internal combustion engines, efficiency and specific power output, application areas. Air management and turbocharging, fuels, fuel injection and combustion processes, pollutant emission control.
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Educational activities SSD Code SSD Description CFU
B
ING-IND/09
ENERGY SYSTEMS AND POWER GENERATION
5.0
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ING-IND/08
FLUID MACHINERY
4.0

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Area Servizi ICT
22/10/2020