RSSCategory: Thermodynamics

What is Lower Calorific Value and Higher Calorific Value

What is Lower Calorific Value and Higher Calorific Value

Mainly two types of calorific values are there – Higher Calorific Value and Lower Calorific Value . Higher Calorific Value (HCV) or Higher Heating Value (HHV) or Gross Calorific Value: When 1 kg of a fuel is burnt, the heat obtained by the complete combustion after the products of the combustion are cooled down to […]

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Basic Mechanical Engineering Interview Questions Part 7

Basic Mechanical Engineering Interview Questions Part 7

In this article I will discuss about some important mechanical engineering interview questions . If you have not gone through the previous interview questions then go through the following links – Mechanical Engineering Interview Questions Part 01  Mechanical Engineering Interview Questions Part  02  Mechanical Engineering Interview Questions Part  03  Mechanical Engineering Interview Questions Part  04  […]

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Gas Turbine Power Plant With Regeneration, Reheating and Intercooling

Gas Turbine Power Plant With Regeneration, Reheating and Intercooling

A simple Cycle Gas turbine follows the Brayton cycle. In many aircrafts gas turbine engines are used in their simple forms as the aircraft is needed to be light. While gas turbines which are used in land or marine application can be equipped with additional parts to increase the efficiency. Modifications that are usually seen […]

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Basic Mechanical Questions (IC Engines) Part – 6

Basic Mechanical Questions (IC Engines) Part – 6

Welcome to the sixth part of sixth part of basic mechanical questions. These questions are useful for interview purpose and also for written exams. Hope you will be benefited from this. Lets begin – What is the difference between turbocharger and supercharger ? Ans : Turbocharger and Supercharger both have the same function. These devices […]

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