2021-2022 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
EGR 466 - Turbomachinery
Application of energy, momentum, and continuity equations to turbomachinery. Fundamentals of axial and centrifugal compressors/pumps, axial/radial gas turbines, and hydraulic and wind turbines. Mean-line analysis, radial equilibrium, blade geometry, component design, losses, and design parameters. Offered winter semester. Prerequisites: EGR 365 or EGR 362, and admitted to the mechanical or product design and manufacturing engineering majors.