Steam power plant that operates on the Rankine cycle

Rankine Cycle


  The simple Rankine cycle is also a reversible cycle. Consider the idealized four-steady-state-process cycle in which state 1 is saturated ..

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cylinder fitted with a movable piston

Comparison of Heat and Work


Some of the similarities between heat and work are described under. Heat and work are both transient phenomena. Systems never possess ..

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Pressure-volume and Temperature-entropy diagram for the air-standard Diesel cycle

Diesel Cycle


The air-standard diesel cycle is shown on p-V and T-s diagrams respectively. This is the ideal cycle for the diesel engine, which is also ..

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Different modes of heat transfer

Modes of Heat Transfer


  Heat is a form of energy which transfers between bodies which are kept under thermal interactions. When a temperature difference ..

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Fin type heat exchanger

Heat Exchangers Classification


Heat exchanger is a process equipment designed for the effective transfer of heat energy between two fluids. For the heat transfer to occur ..

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Computer aided design of a video game joystick

Computer Aided Design (CAD)


Computer Aided Design (CAD) systems describe software systems capable of creating, modifying and analyzing an engineering design. This involves ..

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A view of a Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAD/CAM) system graphic terminals in use at Letterkenny Army Depot

Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM)


Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) describes the use of the computers and computer technology to assist in all phases of manufacturing, ..

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