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  Item Reference: KCLCAL-1927-1928-220

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220 FACULTY OF ENGINEERING z4-Theory of Heat Engines Second Year One lecture per week Tutorial Class alternate weeks The First Principles Of Thermodynamics-Carnot's Principle- Entropy-The Properties of Steam-Steam Tables-The Expansion of Steam and use of Charts-Rankine Cycle-The Steam Engine- Compound Expansion-Use of Superheated Steam-Fuels and Com- bustion-Ideal Air Cycles Laboratory -Lent Term one afternoon week Easter Term hours per week The Testing of Indicators Pressure Gauges and other apparatus used in Engine Trials-Experiments involving the use of Indicator Diagrams-Simple Engine Trials-Calorimetry Course of Lectures on the Testing of Power Plant will be given in Laboratory time z5-Surveying Second Year Michaelmas and Lent Terms -One lecture and hours' Practical Work per week Chain Sμrveying and Plotting-Computation of Areas-Levelling- Instruments employed their Construction Adjustment and Use- Curvature and Refraction-Sections-Contour Lines-Angular Sur- veying Instruments employed their Construction Adjustment and Use-Triangulation-Base Lines-Open and Closed Traversing-Plot- ting by rectangular co-ordinates-The Plane Table-Tacheometry- Underground Surveying-Marine Surveying-Soundings-Setting Out Circular Curves Tunnels &c -Elementary Geometrical Optics as applied to Surveying Instruments Easter Term -One whole day per week Practical Work Location of an Engineering Project-Preliminary Survey-Setting Out Plotting Contoured Plans-Trial and Final Sections Adjusting Instruments fee -£6 ze-Theory of Heat Engines Third Year One lecture week Air Compressors-Principles of Heat Transmission-Air Motors Internal Combustion Engine Cycles-Calculations of Volumetric Efficiency and Temperature of Charge- Volumetric Heat Adiabatic Expansion with variable Specific Heat-Producer Gas and Plants Steam Jets and Nozzles-Heat Drop and Velocity Calculations-
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