NPTEL Courses

Steam and Gas Power Systems

This course provides a simple understanding of the steam and gas power systems. The course contains the analysis of vapour power cycle i.e. Rankine cycle, steam generators and their accessories, Performance of Boilers and combustion of fuel, high pressure boilers, flow through steam and gas nozzles, different type of steam turbines for power generation and condensers. The gas turbine cycle, working of gas turbines, centrifugal compressors, axial compressors and combustion chamber of gas turbines. (from nptel.ac.in )


Prof. Ravi Kumar, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, IIT Roorkee.
Mechanical engineering

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Lecture 01 - Review of Thermodynamics