Basic Concepts in Turbomachinery
by Grant Ingram
Publisher: BookBoon 2009
Number of pages: 144
This free textbook is intended to complement existing literature by providing more detail on some of the very basics aspects of how turbomachinery operates. A series of problems are provided at the end of each chapter with numerical answers.
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