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• To emphasizes Principle of operation of hydraulic machines and their system design
• To familiarize their huge applications in different industries
• After completion of the course, the students will have a strong foundation on the pertinent equations to engineering design of the machines for required applications.
• Students will learn to determine performance characteristics of fluid machinery by using various simulation tools
Module I: Principle of Operation of Hydraulic Machinery (2 hrs)
Introduction to hydraulic machines: Classification and operation principle, Euler equation for turbo machines: net head developed by pump and Turbines
Module II: Radial and Axial flow pumps (8 hrs)
Velocity triangle of pumps, effect of inlet swirl on velocity triangles, Constructional features of Centrifugal Pump, design aspect, working principle and efficiencies, work done by the impeller, priming, specific speed, NPSH, effect of swirl on the cavitation, working principle and design aspect of gear oil pump.
1.Flow analysis of fluid of Centrifugal pump through Simulia software
2.Flow analysis of gear oil pump through Simulia software
3.Performance Characteristics of Centrifugal Pump through Virtual lab
Module III: Positive displacement Pumps (3 hrs)
Working principle of Reciprocating Pump, discharge, works done and power requirement, ideal indicator diagram, and slip, characteristic H-Q curve of positive displacement pump
4.Performance Characteristics of Double Acting Reciprocating Pump through Virtual lab.
Module IV: Hydraulic Turbine: Impulse Turbine (6 hrs)
Classification, definitions of heads and efficiencies, Pelton Wheel - Construction and working principle, work done and hydraulic efficiency, design aspects.
5.Simulation of Pelton Turbine through simulia software
6.Performance Characteristics of Pelton Turbine through Virtual lab.
Module V: Hydraulic Turbine: Reaction Turbine (6 hrs)
Reaction turbine (Francis, Kaplan) -Components, working principle, work done and efficiency, draft tube, specific speed, cavitation
7.Performance Characteristics of Francis Turbine Simulia software.
8.Simulation of Kaplan turbine through through Virtual lab.
Source of reference; Online sources
1.R.K. Bansal, Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Machines, Laxmi Publications, ninth edition.
1.P.N. Modi & S.N. Seth, Hydraulics & Fluid Mechanics, Rajsons Publications Pvt. Ltd, Twentieth Edition
work done by the impeller, priming, specific speed, NPSH, effect of swirl on the cavitations, working principle and design aspect of gear oil pump
Practice: 7.Performance Characteristics of Francis Turbine Simulia software.
Debashree Debadatta Behera is currently working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Centurion University of Technology and Management, Odisha as well as pursuing Ph.D. She had qualified assessment test under Skill Council for Green jobs for Suryamitra and Master Training Programme in Domain Skills and Platform Skills. Her research interests include […]