StudentShare solutions
Got a tricky question? Receive an answer from students like you! Try us!

Coursework example - Gas turbine science

Only on StudentShare
High school
Coursework
Nursing
Pages 6 (1506 words)
Contents Gas Turbine Design ……………………………………………………………. 1 1. The Turbofan ……………………………………………………………. 1 1.1 Gas Turbine operation ………………………………………………

Extract of sample

.. 3 2.1.2 Compressor ………………………………………………………. 3 2.1.3 Combustion chamber ……………………………………………. 4 2.1.4 Turbine …………………………………………………………… 4 2.1.5 Exhaust nozzle …………………………………………………… 4 2.2 Turbofan Theory ………………………………………………………… 5 2.2.1 Fluid mechanics ………………………………………………….. 5 2.2.2 Thermodynamics ………………………………………………… 6 Works Cited ……………………………………………………………………… 7 Gas Turbine Design One of the technological leaps in the history of science that led us to a wide spectrum of newer prospects of energy production and transportation was that of the gas turbines engines or what we simply call gas turbines. Today, they have developed into more efficient and dependable machines and have surpassed other types of mechanical prime movers, such as internal combustion engines, both in efficiency and mechanical robustness. The aim of this report is to explore the design ideas and scientific and thermodynamic principles that have helped us develop these valuable machines. Our study will revolve around the design of a turbofan that is a type of gas turbine engine commonly used in airplanes and energy production. 1. ...
Download paper
Not exactly what you need?

Related papers

Research Methods in Health Science A
However, when the area of research is more abstract i.e. involves looking at trends or measuring human perceptions and beliefs on a particular aspect that might be vital for health issues, a qualitative approach is the only method available which can lead to any conclusive inference. Statistical tools have been developed which allow classification, tabulation and grouping of even qualitative data…
8 pages (2008 words)
Empowerment in Adolescent Obesity : State of the Science (Concept Analysis : Empowerment in Nursing)
Therefore, this document analyzes obesity in adolescents and mitigation measures in controlling it. 1. The provided article critically analyzes measures, which nurses may use, in a bid to control obesity in adolescents through empowerment, and thus improve their health and their self-esteem (Cochran 63). The author has explicitly explained measures that nurses and other parties can use in order to…
The Clash of Science, Politics,and Medical Marijuana
Apart from that there is additional proof to support the utilization of marijuana for pain and nausea resulting from chemotherapy, as well as muscle spasticity linked with multiple sclerosis. Therefore, nurses play a crucial role being activists in encouraging elimination of obstacles to the use of medicinal marijuana. With the legalization of medicinal marijuana, nurses will be permitted to…
4 pages (1004 words)
Nursing-Art and Science
at a national and global level (who 2006). A formal recognition of the contribution of the achievements and contributions of the nurses in the running and management of health care facilities and institutions will not only boost the morale of the nursing professionals, but could also be positively be expected to address the problem of a severe shortage of qualified and skilled nurses across the…
9 pages (2259 words)
Issues in Behavioural Science
Nature means heredity, which, according to scholars, is a genetic makeup, or a genotype carried from birth until death of an individual (McLeod, 2007). On the other hand, nurture covers a broad area of both environmental and external factors faced by individuals in their lifetime. Behavioral science seeks to accomplish legitimate and objective summations through a rigor of formulations and…
3 pages (753 words)
Introduction to Nursing Science
In my view, nursing involves protection, optimization and promotion of people’s abilities and health. Professional nurse and characteristics Professional nurse refers to an individual who have undergone necessary training to become a nurse. As a challenging profession, dedication is a critical characteristic, and nurses need to be calm in order to handle multiple problems. System thinking is…
4 pages (1004 words)