Movement of Air in Industrial Plants
- LEAVE A CLEAR Paper Trail. Coyle, Timothy // Engineered Systems;Jun2002, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p42
Reports the factors considered in using a back-of-the-envelope design computation in engineering works. Determination of the required airflow rate for electrical room cooling; Presentation of schematic diagram of the distribution system; Use of units in equations.
- Industry Pursuing R&D To Better Learn How Engines Breathe. Chapman, Sandra; Chapman, Kirby // Pipeline & Gas Journal;Oct2003, Vol. 230 Issue 10, p75
Focuses on the air flow management through an engine. Control of engine performance; Types of engines; Measurement of the scavenging ratio and efficiency; Role of turbocharger in a large-bore engine system; Design and prototyping of a geometry turbocharger; Air flow rates through engine ports...
- RADIATOR SEAL A BIG DEAL. // PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly;May2003, Issue 606, p10
Focuses on the use of radiator seal in M109-series howitzer of M992A2 ammo carrier. Formation of an air barrier between the radiator and fan tower; Increase of air flow through the gladiator to keep the engine cool; Methods for replacement of worn shroud seal.
- Air Flow Management In The Engine System: Why And How? Chapman, Kirby S.; Brentano, Traci L. // Pipeline & Gas Journal;Jun2001, Vol. 228 Issue 6, p34
Examines the factors affecting the air flow rate through an engine. Capabilities of the engine simulation optimization program known as the Turbocharger-Reciprocating Engine Computer Simulation; Loss in pressure due to restriction in flow rate of air; Uses of the engine simulation program.
- There's GOLD in the AIR POWER EQUATION. Lanham, Gerry // Pollution Engineering;Mar2007, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p52
The article discusses the four factors that must be considered in reducing energy costs for ventilation and emission control systems in manufacturing plants. The use of the factors, which include volumetric flow rate, total pressure, density factor and efficiency of the fan, in the computation...
- Back 2 Basics. McKew, Howard // Engineered Systems;Feb2012, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p10
The article discusses air balancing of a dedicated outdoor air system (DOAS) application for energy conservation and offers a test on air balancing the system at maximum design air flow. It enumerates the TAB requirements that are not included in the test and the prerequisites for energy...
- A Partnership That Really Works. Seibert, Stan // Modern Machine Shop;Apr2000, Vol. 72 Issue 11, p146
Deals with the completion of a joint venture program directed to enhancing the air flow passages of automotive components. Objective of the research; Concept of flow control machining; Impact of variations in the machining medium on the flow machining process; Components of a manifold;...
- Effects of temperature-dependent viscosity in channels with porous walls. Ferro, Sergio; Gnavi, Graciela // Physics of Fluids;Feb2002, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p839
The influence of temperature-dependent viscosity on the flow along a channel with porous walls at different temperatures was analyzed. Numerical schemes were developed to solve the Navierâ€“Stokes equation and the energy equation, coupled through the dependence of viscosity on temperature....
- The completion of the mathematical model by parameter identification for simulating a turbofan engine. ANDREI, Irina Carmen; PRICOP, Mihai Victor; NICULESCU, Mihai Leonida; CERNAT, Andreea // INCAS Bulletin;2015, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p25
The purpose of this paper is to set up a method to determine the missing engine design parameters (turbine inlet temperature T3T, airflow rate) which significantly influence the jet engines thrust. The authors have introduced a new non-linear equation connecting the fan specific work with the...