Fundamentals of Gas Dynamics

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Author(s): V. Babu
Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: Aug 28, 2014
Product Number: EB00590483
Released: Dec 24, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118973387
Publisher: Wiley
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Description

Fundamentals of Gas Dynamics, Second Edition isa comprehensively updated new edition and now includes a chapter on the gas dynamics of steam. It covers the fundamental concepts and governing equations of different flows, and includes end of chapter exercises based on the practical applications. A number of useful tables on the thermodynamic properties of steam are also included.Fundamentals of Gas Dynamics, Second Edition begins with an introduction to compressible and incompressible flows before covering the fundamentals of one dimensional flows and normal shock waves. Flows with heat addition and friction are then covered, and quasi one dimensional flows and oblique shock waves are discussed. Finally the prandtl meyer flow and the flow of steam through nozzles are considered.