Applied Hydraulic Transients

Applied Hydraulic Transients

by M. Hanif Chaudhry

Paperback(Softcover reprint of the original 3rd ed. 2014)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781493944019
Publisher: Springer New York
Publication date: 08/23/2016
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 3rd ed. 2014
Pages: 583
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.05(d)

About the Author

M. Hanif Chaudhry, University of South Carolina Columbia,

Table of Contents

Basic Concepts.- Transient-Flow Equations.- Characteristics and Finite-Difference Methods.- Transients in Pumping Systems.-Transients in Hydroelectric Power Plants.- Transients in Cooling Water Systems.- Transients in Long Oil Pipelines.- Periodic Flows and Resonance.- Cavitation and Column Separation.- Transient Control.- Surge Tanks.- Leak and Partial Blockage Detection.- Transient Open-Channel Flows.- Appendix A. Design Charts.- Appendix B. Transients Caused by Opening or Closing a Valve.- Appendix C. Transients Caused by Power Failure to Pumps.- Appendix D. Frequency Response of a Series Piping System.- Appendix E. Water Level Oscillations in a Simple Surge Tank.- SI and English Units and Conversion Factors.

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