Gas Turbines 3E

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Tata McGraw-Hill Education, Apr 1, 2010 - Gas-turbines - 660 pages
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This hallmark text on Gas Turbines covers all aspects of the subject. The topics have been explained right from the fundamentals so that even a beginner can comprehend the exposition. Various chapters such as Inlets and Nozzles, Blades, Environmental Considerations and Applications and Rocket Propulsion make the book complete. Theoretical descriptions of the topics is crisp and well organized without the presence of any superfluous content which is supported really well with the help of pedagogical features. This edition is a thoroughly revised and updated one. All in all a must read for the readers of Gas Turbines.
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
Review of Basic Principles
7
Fundamentals of Rotating Machines
39
Cycle Arrangements
63
Ideal Cycles and their Analysis
79
Practical Cycles and their Analysis
137
Jet Propulsion Cycles and Their Analysis
213
Centrifugal Compressors
279
Impulse and Reaction Turbines
421
Transonic and Supersonic Compressors and Turbines
467
Inlets and Nozzles
481
Blades
501
Component Matching and Performance Evaluation
523
Environmental Considerations and Applications
549
Rocket Propulsion
581
Appendix
615

Axial Flow Compressors
333
Combustion Systems
393

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