COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Fluid Machinery MES   407 7 3 3 5

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction English
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Prof. Dr. Beşir ŞAHİN
Instructors
Prof. Dr.BEŞİR ŞAHİN1. Öğretim Grup:A
Prof. Dr.BEŞİR ŞAHİN2. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
To help students dentify various types of turbomachineries and understand how they work, apply dimensional analysis and similarity to design new turbomachineries, perform basic vector analysis of the flow into and out of turbomachineries, and use specific speed for preliminary design and selection of turbomachineries
Content
Introduction to Fluid machinery Introduction to Various Types of Pumps and Turbines Working Principles of Various Types of Pumps and Turbines Centrifugal Pumps Centrifugal Pumps Axial Flow Pumps Pump Performance Curves and Selection of Pumps Pumps in Series and Parallel Mid-Term Exam Cavitation in Pumps Pelton Wheel Radial and Axial Flow Turbine Radial and Axial Flow Turbine Cavitation in Turbines Axial Flow Compressors and Fans Final Exam

Learning Outcomes
1) To get basic information about centrifugal and axial type pumps, turbines and fans
2) To be able to conduct performance calculations for specified types of fluid machines
3) Ensure that the performance losses in fluid machines are realized and how they can be avoided
4) To learn in which situations fluid machines can work with each other in series and parallel and to perform necessary calculations
5) To be able to select the suitable fluid machines for a specified project
6) To gain the necessary skills in the design of fluid machines
7) To learn cause of cavitations and precautions of avoiding cavitations in pumps
8) To gain ability calculate the design parameters of pumps with examples
9) To learn basic principles of water trubines
10) To be able to preform analysis of water turbine characteristics
11) To identify various types of turbines and to understand how they work,
12) To have basic knowledge about cavitation in turbines
13) To learn reasons inlet velocity limitations pre-whirl and usefulness of inlet guide vanes
14) To be able to calculate, reaction ratio, lifting and drag coefficients of blade
15) To have the ability of determining axial flow compressor characteristics


Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
Student become equipped with the basic knowledge of math, science and engineering
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2
Students gain a command of basic concepts, theories and principles in mechanical engineering
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3
Students are able to design and carry out experiments in the basic fields of mechanical engineering, and interpret the results and the data obtained from the experiments
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4
Students become equipped with a variety of skills and knowledge regarding engineering techniques
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5
Students are able to design a system, component or process in order to meet the needs of various engineering problems within technical, economic, environmental, manufacturability, and sustainability limits.
X
6
Students independently review and learn the applications in an enterprise, make a critical assessment of the problems faced with, formulate problems and propose solutions by selecting the proper technique
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7
Students take initiative in identification, design, development and use of a product or production process.
X
8
Students become aware of the necessity of lifelong learning and continuously self-renew
X
9
Students use English effectively for technical or non-technical topics orally or in wirtten form.
X
10
Students become effective in using computer, computer-aided drafting, design, analysis, and presentation
X
11
Students have good communicatino skills with a tendency to work in teams, and are able to work effectively as a member of an interdisciplinary team
X
12
Students become aware of the technical and ethical responsibilities, as well as being inquisitive and innovative
X

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Introduction to Fluid machinery Lecture, Exercise, Question Answer, Discussion, Practice, Question Answer, Discussion, Homework, Sampling Procedure Oral Information Exploration Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Drilland Practice
Homework
2 Introduction to Various Types of Pumps and Turbines Lecture, Exercise, Question Answer, Discussion, Practice, Question Answer, Discussion, Homework, Sampling Procedure Oral Information Exploration Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Drilland Practice
Problem Solving
Homework
3 Working Principles of Various Types of Pumps and Turbines Lecture, Exercise, Question Answer, Discussion, Practice, Question Answer, Discussion, Homework, Sampling Procedure Oral Information Exploration Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Drilland Practice
Homework
4 Centrifugal Pumps Lecture, Exercise, Question Answer, Discussion, Practice, Question Answer, Discussion, Homework, Sampling Procedure Oral Information Exploration Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Drilland Practice
Problem Solving
Homework
5 Centrifugal Pumps Lecture, Exercise, Question Answer, Discussion, Practice, Question Answer, Discussion, Homework, Sampling Procedure Oral Information Exploration Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Drilland Practice
Homework
6 Axial Flow Pumps Lecture, Exercise, Question Answer, Discussion, Practice, Question Answer, Discussion, Homework, Sampling Procedure Oral Information Exploration Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Drilland Practice
Problem Solving
Homework
7 Pump Performance Curves and Selection of Pumps Lecture, Exercise, Question Answer, Discussion, Practice, Question Answer, Discussion, Homework, Sampling Procedure Oral Information Exploration Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Drilland Practice
Homework
8 Mid-Term Exam Lecture, Exercise, Question Answer, Discussion, Practice, Question Answer, Discussion, Homework, Sampling Procedure Oral Information Exploration Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Drilland Practice
Problem Solving
Homework
9 Mid-Term Exam Exam, Lecture, Practice, Question Answer, Discussion, Practice, Question Answer, Discussion, Homework, Sampling Procedure Verbal Information Exploration, Problem Solving Testing
10 Cavitation in Pumps Lecture, Exercise, Question Answer, Discussion, Practice, Question Answer, Discussion, Homework, Sampling Procedure Oral Information Exploration Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Drilland Practice
Problem Solving
Homework
11 Pelton Wheel Lecture, Exercise, Question Answer, Discussion, Practice, Question Answer, Discussion, Homework, Sampling Procedure Oral Information Exploration Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Drilland Practice
Homework
12 Radial and Axial Flow Turbine Lecture, Exercise, Question Answer, Discussion, Practice, Question Answer, Discussion, Homework, Sampling Procedure Oral Information Exploration Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Drilland Practice
Problem Solving
Homework
13 Radial and Axial Flow Turbine Lecture, Exercise, Question Answer, Discussion, Practice, Question Answer, Discussion, Homework, Sampling Procedure Oral Information Exploration Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Drilland Practice
Homework
14 Cavitation in Turbines Lecture, Exercise, Question Answer, Discussion, Practice, Question Answer, Discussion, Homework, Sampling Procedure Oral Information Exploration Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Drilland Practice
Problem Solving
Homework
15 Axial Flow Compressors and Fans Lecture, Exercise, Question Answer, Discussion, Practice, Question Answer, Discussion, Homework, Sampling Procedure Oral Information Exploration Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Drilland Practice
Homework
16-17 Term Exams Exam Testing

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