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Computational Transport Phenomena for Engineering Analyses

1st Edition

Richard C. Farmer, Ralph W. Pike, Gary C. Cheng, Yen-Sen Chen
January 24, 2018

Although computer technology has dramatically improved the analysis of complex transport phenomena, the methodology has yet to be effectively integrated into engineering curricula. The huge volume of literature associated with the wide variety of transport processes cannot be appreciated or...

Turbomachinery: Concepts, Applications, and Design

1st Edition

V. Dakshina Murty
January 17, 2018

Turbomachinery: Concepts, Applications, and Design is an introductory turbomachinery textbook aimed at seniors and first year graduate students, giving balanced treatment of both the concepts and design aspects of turbomachinery, based on sound analysis and a strong theoretical foundation. The text...

CRC Handbook of Thermal Engineering

2nd Edition

Raj P. Chhabra
December 05, 2017

The CRC Handbook of Thermal Engineering, Second Edition, is a fully updated version of this respected reference work, with chapters written by leading experts. Its first part covers basic concepts, equations and principles of thermodynamics, heat transfer, and fluid dynamics. Following that is...

Modeling Shallow Water Flows Using the Discontinuous Galerkin Method

1st Edition

Abdul A. Khan, Wencong Lai
November 22, 2017

  Replacing the Traditional Physical Model Approach Computational models offer promise in improving the modeling of shallow water flows. As new techniques are considered, the process continues to change and evolve. Modeling Shallow Water Flows Using the Discontinuous Galerkin Method examines...

Coolant Flow Instabilities in Power Equipment

1st Edition

Vladimir B. Khabensky, Vladimir Antonovich Gerliga
November 22, 2017

Thermal-hydraulic instability can potentially impair thermal reliability of reactor cores or other power equipment components. Thus it is important to address stability issues in power equipment associated with thermal and nuclear installations, particularly in thermal nuclear power plants,...

Computational Modeling of Pulverized Coal Fired Boilers

1st Edition

Vivek V. Ranade, Devkumar F. Gupta
November 17, 2017

Harness State-of-the-Art Computational Modeling Tools Computational Modeling of Pulverized Coal Fired Boilers successfully establishes the use of computational modeling as an effective means to simulate and enhance boiler performance. This text factors in how computational flow models can provide...

Unitary Analysis, Synthesis, and Classification of Flow Meters

1st Edition

Horia Mihai Moțit
November 10, 2017

This book is the first to present flow measurement as an independent branch of the measurement techniques, according to a new global and unitary approach for the measurement of fluid flow field, starting from finding its unitary fundamental bases. Furthermore, it elaborates the method of unitary...

Handbook of Research for Fluid and Solid Mechanics: Theory, Simulation, and Experiment

1st Edition

Kaveh Hariri Asli, Soltan Ali Ogli Aliyev, Sabu Thomas, Deepu A. Gopakumar
November 01, 2017

This valuable volume provides a broad understanding of the main computational techniques used for processing reclamation of fluid and solid mechanics. The aim of these computational techniques is to reduce and eliminate the risks of mechanical systems failure in hydraulic machines. Using many...

Basic Transport Phenomena in Biomedical Engineering

4th Edition

Ronald L. Fournier
August 24, 2017

Basic Transport Phenomena in Biomedical Engineering, Fourth Edition, brings together fundamental engineering and life science principles, with specific attention paid to the momentum and mass transport concepts applicable to the design of medical devices. Such an analysis highlights the chemical...

Nonlinear Control Techniques for Electro-Hydraulic Actuators in Robotics Engineering

1st Edition

Qing Guo, Dan Jiang
August 16, 2017

Nonlinear Control Techniques for Electro-Hydraulic Actuators in Robotics Engineering meets the needs of those working in advanced electro-hydraulic controls for modern mechatronic and robotic systems. The non-linear EHS control methods covered are proving to be more effective than traditional...

Introduction to Tsallis Entropy Theory in Water Engineering

1st Edition

Vijay P. Singh
July 26, 2017

Focuses On an Emerging Field in Water Engineering A broad treatment of the Tsallis entropy theory presented from a water resources engineering point of view, Introduction to Tsallis Entropy Theory in Water Engineering fills a growing need for material on this theory and its relevant applications in...

Nanoscale Flow: Advances, Modeling, and Applications

1st Edition

Sarhan M. Musa
July 26, 2017

Understanding the physical properties and dynamical behavior of nanochannel flows has been of great interest in recent years and is important for the theoretical study of fluid dynamics and engineering applications in physics, chemistry, medicine, and electronics. The flows inside nanoscale pores...