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AE2255 PROPULSION – I L T P C

3 0 0 3 OBJECTIVE
To understand the prn!p"es o# operaton and des$n o# ar!ra#t and spa!e!ra#t po%er
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UNIT I 'UN(A)ENTALS O' *AS TURBINE EN*INES +2
I""ustraton o# %or,n$ o# $as tur-ne en$ne – The thrust e.uaton – 'a!tors a##e!tn$ thrust
– E##e!t o# pressure/ 0e"o!t1 and te2perature !han$es o# ar entern$ !o2pressor –
)ethods o# thrust au$2entaton – Chara!terst!s o# tur-oprop/ tur-o#an and tur-o3et –
Per#or2an!e !hara!terst!s&
UNIT II SUBSONIC AN( SUPERSONIC INLETS 'OR JET EN*INES 4
Interna" #"o% and Sta"" n su-son! n"ets – Boundar1 "a1er separaton – )a3or #eatures o#
e5terna" #"o% near a su-son! n"et – Re"aton -et%een 2n2u2 area rato and eterna"
de!e"eraton rato – (##user per#or2an!e – Superson! n"ets – Startn$ pro-"e2 on
superson! n"ets – Sho!, s%a""o%n$ -1 area 0araton – E5terna" de!"araton – )ode"s o#
n"et operaton&
UNIT III CO)BUSTION C6A)BERS 7
C"ass#!aton o# !o2-uston !ha2-ers – I2portant #a!tors a##e!tn$ !o2-uston !ha2-er
des$n – Co2-uston pro!ess – Co2-uston !ha2-er per#or2an!e – E##e!t o# operatn$
0ara-"es on per#or2an!e – '"a2e tu-e !oo"n$ – '"a2e sta-"8aton – Use o# #"a2e
ho"ders – Nu2er!a" pro-"e2s&
UNIT IV NO99LES 7
Theor1 o# #"o% n sentrop! no88"es – no88"es and !ho,n$ – No88"e throat !ondtons –
No88"e e##!en!1 – Losses n no88"es – O0er e5panded and under – e5panded no88"es –
E3e!tor and 0ara-"e area no88"es – Intera!ton o# no88"e #"o% %th ad3a!ent sur#a!es –
Thrust re0ersa"&
UNIT V CO)PRESSORS +3
Prn!p"e o# operaton o# !entr#u$a" !o2pressor – :or, done and pressure rse – Ve"o!t1
da$ra2s – (##user 0ane des$n !onsderatons – Con!ept o# pre%hr"/ rotaton sta"" and
sur$e – E"e2entar1 theor1 o# a5a" #"o% !o2pressor – Ve"o!t1 tran$"es – de$ree o#
rea!ton – Three d2ensona" – Ar an$"e dstr-utons #or #ree 0orte5 and !onstant rea!ton
des$ns – Co2pressor -"ade des$n – Centr#u$a" and A5a" !o2pressor per#or2an!e
!hara!terst!s&
TOTAL; <5 PERIO(S
TE=T BOO>S
+& 6""/ P&*& ? Peterson/ C&R& “)e!han!s ? Ther2od1na2!s o# Propu"son” Addson –
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RE'ERENCES
+& Cohen/ 6& Ro$ers/ *&'&C& and Sara0ana2uttoo/ 6&I&6& “*as Tur-ne Theor1”/
Lon$2an/ +@4@&
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2& Oates/ *&C&/ “Aero ther2od1na2!s o# Ar!ra#t En$ne Co2ponents”/ AIAA Edu!aton
Seres/ Ne% Aor,/ +@45&
3& “Ro""s Ro1!e Jet En$ne” – Thrd Edton – +@43&
<& )athur/ )&L& and Shar2a/ R&P&/ “*as Tur-ne/ Jet and Ro!,et Propu"son”/ Standard
Pu-"shers ? (str-utors/ (e"h/ +@@@&