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Applied Hydraulic Transients

Chaudhry, M Hanif

3rd ed. 2014, XIV, 583 p.

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  • Presents modern methods of analysis suitable for computer analysis, such as the method of characteristics, explicit and implicit finite-difference methods and matrix methods
  • Includes a chapter on Two-Component Flows; one part of the chapter dealing with the mixture of gas and liquid and the other with solid and liquid (slurry)
  • Case studies of actual projects are included
  • Provides problems of applied nature
  • Includes a chapter on cooling-water systems
  • Treatment of governed hydraulic turbines is very extensive and complete
  • Presents design charts, design criteria, and approximate methods

This book covers hydraulic transients in a comprehensive and systematic manner from introduction to advanced level and presents various methods of analysis for computer solution. The field of application of the book is very broad and diverse and covers areas such as hydroelectric projects, pumped storage schemes, water-supply systems, cooling-water systems, oil pipelines and industrial piping systems. Strong emphasis is given to practical applications, including several case studies, problems of applied nature, and design criteria. This will help design engineers and introduce students to real-life projects.

This book also:

·         Presents modern methods of analysis suitable for computer analysis, such as the method of characteristics, explicit and implicit finite-difference methods and matrix methods

·         Includes case studies of actual projects

·         Provides extensive and complete treatment of governed hydraulic turbines

·         Presents design charts, design criteria, and approximate methods

Applied Hydraulic Transients, 3rd Edition is an ideal book for senior-level undergraduate and graduate students as well as practicing engineers and researchers.

Content Level » Graduate

Keywords » Computational Hydraulics - Fluid Dynamics - Hydraulic Transients - Parts of courses on Fluid Mechanics - Pipeline Design - Surge Tanks - Surges - Unsteady Flows - Water Hammer

Related subjects » Civil Engineering - Mechanical Engineering - Mechanics

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