Almost all electricity is generated using turbomachines.
The couse aims at giving the student:
- an overview of turbomachinery and its applications in power production
- understanding of the key concepts and fundamental principles, together with the assumptions made in their developpment, pertaining to the operation and design of turbomachinery
- the capability to deal effectively with practical engineering problems, including analyses, selection and performance prediction.
- understanding of the methods used in designing a turbomachine.
Compulsary laboratory exercise
Description of the laboratory exercise and preparation for it can be found here: