ME6404 THERMAL ENGINEERING SYLLABUS FOR 4TH SEM MECH REG 2013 - Anna University Internal marks 2018
ANNA UNIVERSITY MECH SYLLABUS
ME6404 THERMAL ENGINEERING SYLLABUS
4TH SEMESTER MECHANICAL SYLLABUS
REGULATION 2013
 ME6404
OBJECTIVES:
To integrate the concepts, laws and methodologies from the first course in thermodynamics into analysis of cyclic processes .
To apply the thermodynamic concepts into various thermal application like IC engines, Steam Turbines, Compressors and Refrigeration and Air conditioning systems.
(Use of standard refrigerant property data book, Steam Tables, Mollier diagram and Psychrometric
chart permitted)

UNIT I GAS POWER CYCLES
Otto, Diesel, Dual, Brayton cycles, Calculation of mean effective pressure, and air standard efficiency- Comparison of cycles.

UNIT II INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES
Classification - Components and their function. Valve timing diagram and port timing diagram - actual and theoretical p-V diagram of four stroke and two stroke engines. Simple and complete Carburettor. MPFI, Diesel pump and injector system. Battery and Magneto Ignition System - Principles of Combustion and knocking in SI and CI Engines. Lubrication and Cooling systems. Performance calculation.

UNIT III STEAM NOZZLES AND TURBINES
Flow of steam through nozzles, shapes of nozzles, effect of friction, critical pressure ratio, supersaturated flow. Impulse and Reaction principles, compounding, velocity diagram for simple and multi-stage turbines, speed regulations –Governors.

UNIT IV AIR COMPRESSOR
Classification and working principle of various types of compressors, work of compression with and without clearance, Volumetric efficiency, Isothermal efficiency and Isentropic efficiency of reciprocating compressors, Multistage air compressor and inter cooling –work of multistage air compressor

UNIT V REFRIGERATION AND AIR CONDITIONING
Refrigerants - Vapour compression refrigeration cycle- super heat, sub cooling – Performance calculations - working principle of vapour absorption system, Ammonia –Water, Lithium bromide – water systems (Description only) . Air conditioning system - Processes, Types and Working Principles. - Concept of RSHF, GSHF, ESHF- Cooling Load calculations.

TOTAL: 45 PERIODS

OUTCOMES:
Upon completion of this course, the students can able to apply the different gas power cycles and use of them in IC and R&AC applications.

TEXT BOOKS:
1. Rajput. R. K., “Thermal Engineering” S.Chand Publishers, 2000
2. Kothandaraman.C.P., Domkundwar. S,Domkundwar. A.V., “A course in thermal Engineering", Fifth Edition, ”Dhanpat Rai & sons , 2002

REFERENCES:
1. Sarkar, B.K,”Thermal Engineering” Tata McGraw-Hill Publishers, 2007
2. Arora.C.P, ”Refrigeration and Air Conditioning ,” Tata McGraw-Hill Publishers 1994
3. Ganesan V..” Internal Combustion Engines” , Third Edition, Tata Mcgraw-Hill 2007
4. Rudramoorthy, R, “Thermal Engineering “,Tata McGraw-Hill, New Delhi,2003
5. Ramalingam. K.K., "Thermal Engineering", SCITECH Publications (India) Pvt. Ltd., 2009.