Course
code ME 425
credit_hours 3
title Power Plant Technology
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prequisites ME 333 or ME 234
credit hours 3
Description/Outcomes Thermodynamics Review (1st, 2nd laws of thermodynamics) - Steam Formation - Steam Properties and Process - Simple Rankine Cycle – Modified Rankine Cycle – Reheat and Regeneration Cycle – Steam Turbine, Steam Generator and Steam Condenser – Power Plant Control – Simple Gas Turbine Cycle – Gas Turbine Cycle with Reheat, Intercooling and Regeneration – Combined Cycle Power Plant – Nuclear Power Plant – Renewable Power Generation, Solar Energy – Wind Energy – Geothermal Energy.
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objectives To develop the student’s capabilities to thoroughly understand the performance of the different thermal plants, Evaluate this performance, compare and choose between them.
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ref. books H. Cohen, G.F.C Rogers, and H. I. H. Saravanamutto, ”Gas turbine Theroy “(1987), Longman Scientific and Technical , 3rd edition. Kam W. Li, and Paul Priddy “Power Plant System Design” (1985), John Wiley and Sons, 1st edition.
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textbook M.M El–Wakil,”Power Plant Technology “(1984), McGraw-Hill, 1st edition.
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Course Content
content serial Description
1 Thermodynamics Review (1st, 2nd laws of thermodynamics)
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2 Steam Formation
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3 Steam Properties and Process
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4 Simple Rankine Cycle
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5 Modified Rankine Cycle
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6 Reheat and Regeneration Cycles
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7 Steam Turbine, Steam Generator and Steam Condenser
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8 Power Plant Control
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9 Simple Gas Turbine Cycle
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10 Gas Turbine Cycle with Reheat, Intercooling and Regeneration
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11 Combined Cycle Power Plant
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12 Nuclear Power Plant
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13 Renewable Power Generation, Solar Energy
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14 Wind Energy
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15 Geothermal Energy
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16 Final Examination
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