Power Plant Technology by M.M. EI-Wakil

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Book Title : Power Plant Technology
Author(s)  : M.M. EI-Wakil
Publisher  : McGraw Hill
Edition    : First
Pages     : 878
PDF size   : 24 MB

Book Description:
Power Plant Technology by M.M. EI-Wakil is
designed for courses in power plant technology, Powerplant
Engineering, and energy conversion offered in departments of
Mechanical Engineering and Nuclear Engineering. It is also
suitable as a supplement to courses in energy analysis
offered in Mechanical or Nuclear Engineering departments or
energy analysis programs. It covers fossil, nuclear and
renewable-energy power plants with equal emphasis, giving
students a complete and detailed understanding of the entire
spectrum of power generation systems.

Salient Features:

  • Includes introductory material that is necessary for the
    understanding and analysis of most powerplant systems.
  • Focused on the treatment and synthesis of
    electric-generating Powerplant Technology and engineering,
    with a balance between analytical and technological aspects
    of powerplant design, systems, and effects.

Table of Contents:

  1. A Thermodynamics Review
  2. The Rankine Cycle
  3. Fossil Fuel Steam Generators
  4. Fuels And Combustion
  5. Turbines
  6. The Condensate-Feedwater System
  7. The Circulating-Water System
  8. Gas Turbine and Combined Cycles
  9. Principles of Nuclear Energy
  10. Thermal Fission Reactors and Powerplants
  11. Fast Breeder Reactors and Powerplants
  12. Geothermal Energy
  13. Solar Energy
  14. Wind Energy
  15. Energy from the Oceans
  16. Energy Storage
  17. Environmental Aspects of Power Generation



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