Flow work and flow energy - thermodynamics, Mechanical Engineering

Flow Work and Flow Energy - thermodynamics:

Flow Work: The flow work is energy needed to move the working substance against its pressure

It is called as flow or displacement energy.

It working substance with pressure p, flow  through area A, (m2) and moves throughout distance x. (m) work required to move working substance.

Flow work = force X distance = (P.A).x = PV Joule

 

2130_Flow Work and Flow Energy.png

Flow Energy: Flow work analysis is based on consideration that there is no change in PE, KE, U. But if these energies are considered in flow process, the flow energy per unit mass can be expressed as

E = F.W + KE + PE + I.E.

Eflow  =  PV + V2/2 + gZ + U

= (PV + U) + V2/2  + gZ

E = h + V2/2 + gZ

Posted Date: 10/15/2012 2:39:35 AM | Location : United States







Related Discussions:- Flow work and flow energy - thermodynamics, Assignment Help, Ask Question on Flow work and flow energy - thermodynamics, Get Answer, Expert's Help, Flow work and flow energy - thermodynamics Discussions

Write discussion on Flow work and flow energy - thermodynamics
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions
Determine the elongation of plate: Q: A steel bar AB which is having uniform thickness 2 cm, tapers from 1.5 cm to 7.5 cm uniformly in a length of 50 cm. From 1 st principle

Gathering Lines: A gathering line, also called a ladder track, is one into which a number of parallel tracks merge. This is shown in Figure. It is used in marshalling yards.

Determine the Support Reactions The pin-connected structure shown is supported by a fixed (frictionless) pin at A and by a roller at E . A 3-kN vertical force is applied at F

A triangle ABC with vertices A (30,20), B(90,20), C(30,80) is to be scaled by a factor of 0.5 about a point X(50,40). Calculate :- (i) The composite transformation matrix; and

Law of superposition: When the two forces are in equilibrium (equal, collinear and opposite), their resultant is zero and their combined action on rigid body is equivalent to

alongation of conical bar due to its self wait

Two Possible Materials for Casing Two possible materials for the casing would be a. Polypropylene or b. An aluminium 1/3 per cent silicon-casting alloy (LM6). Conclu

In an engine working on Diesel cycle inlet pressure and tem are 1 bar and 17 o c respectively. Pressure at the end of adiabatic compression is 35 bar. He ratio of expansion i.e. af

For the normal force in Figure to have the same magnitude at all points on the vertical track, the stunt driver must adjust the speed to be different at different points. Suppose,

Q. Combustion Chamber and Radiant Section? The combustion chamber and the radiant heat transfer section of the Steam Generators shall be a horizontal, multiple pass arrangement