Thermodynamics ForumJul 20, 2022Thermal Efficiency of Rankine Cycle - GATE ME '98LikeReactions00 comments0Views

Thermodynamics ForumJun 18, 2021What is work producing device and what is work consuming device according to thermodynamics?LikeReactions10 comments0Views

Thermodynamics ForumJul 01, 2022What is the difference between Nusselt number and Biot number?LikeReactions00 comments0Views

Thermodynamics ForumMay 05, 2022What is an exact differential and what is an inexact differential?LikeReactions00 comments0Views

Thermodynamics ForumJul 20, 2022Air-Fuel ratio in Gas Turbine - GATE ME '98LikeReactions00 comments0Views

Thermodynamics ForumJul 14, 2022What is the difference between LMTD and AMTD?LikeReactions00 comments0Views

justincorhadApr 05, 2022Does this water pumping device use the Rankine cycle?LikeReactions015 comments15Views

Thermodynamics ForumJul 14, 2022What are the limitations of the LMTD method?LikeReactions00 comments0Views

Thermodynamics ForumJul 11, 2022What is Dittus-Boelter equation? What are the assumptions and limitations of the Dittus-Boelter equation?LikeReactions00 comments0Views

Thermodynamics ForumMay 05, 2022Why do the heat and work are path functions?LikeReactions00 comments0Views

Thermodynamics ForumMay 31, 2022What is the criteria for lumped system analysis?LikeReactions00 comments0Views

Thermodynamics ForumMay 12, 2022How to calculate pump work in the Rankine cycle?LikeReactions00 comments0Views

Thermodynamics ForumJul 22, 2022Equation of streamline from velocity components - GATE ME '06LikeReactions00 comments0Views

Thermodynamics ForumDec 08, 2022What is the relation between average velocity and maximum velocity in fully developed laminar pipe flow? LikeReactions00 comments0Views

Thermodynamics ForumJul 20, 2022Regenerative Gas Turbine Cycle - GATE '97 ME LikeReactions00 comments0Views

-2 minBest online resources to study Thermodynamics, Fluid Mechanics, and Heat TransferI have been researching about best reference books, best lecture series, and best universities to study thermal sciences since I was in...

-1 minApproximate Values of Heat Transfer CoefficientThe higher the value of heat transfer the faster will be the heat transfer according to Newton's law of cooling.

-1 minVolumetric Flow Rate - 5W1HIt is a measure of the quantity of the fluid that is being displaced from one place to other. This is an important parameter when designing

-4 minThrottling ProcessThe pressure drop in the thermal system can be obtained by expanding the fluid in the expansion valve which produces thermodynamic work.

-3 minPath Function vs Point FunctionWe come across a lot of properties and functions in Thermodynamics. These are divided mainly into path functions and point functions. All...

-2 minThe Carnot PrinciplesThe efficiency of an irreversible heat engine is always less than the efficiency of a reversible engine operating between the same two

-3 minTemperature-Entropy(T-s) DiagramThe T-s diagram is one of the most used plots in Thermodynamics. It is used to analyze vapor power cycles, gas power cycles, and

-1 minPetrol in Diesel Engine and Diesel in Petrol Engine One can not fill diesel in petrol engine because nozzle that is used for diesel is bigger than filler neck of the petrol tank.

-2 minThermal Energy Reservoirs - The Source and The SinkA thermal energy reservoir is a hypothetical concept used for defining bodies with very high heat capacity, because of which their...

-4 minIsentropic Process and Isentropic EfficiencyWhat is the Isentropic process? What causes entropy to increase? Which devices undergo isentropic processes?

-1 minEfficiency and COP (Coefficient of Performance)Efficiency gives what fraction of total heat is getting converted into thermodynamic work whereas, COP tells us for desired cooling or heati

-2 minWhat is the difference between reversible and irreversible processes?What is a reversible process? What is an irreversible process? What is the significance of reversible process over irreversible process?