By Tarit Bose
Airbreathing Propulsion covers the physics of combustion, fluid and thermo-dynamics, and structural mechanics of airbreathing engines, together with piston, turboprop, turbojet, turbofan, and ramjet engines. End-of-chapter workouts permit the reader to perform the elemental options at the back of airbreathing propulsion, and the incorporated PAGIC desktop code can help the reader to check the relationships among the functionality parameters of alternative engines. quite a lot of info have on many various piston, turbojet, and turboprop engines were compiled for this publication and are incorporated as an appendix. This textbook is perfect for senior undergraduate and graduate scholars learning aeronautical engineering, aerospace engineering, and mechanical engineering.
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Let’s consider the role of the basic parameters for the ramjet: the approaching o flow Mach number M1 and Y4 ¼ T4o =T1 . 32b) Obviously, ðY4 À Y1 Þ depends on the fuel–air ratio and the efficiency with which the fuel is burned in the combustion chamber, and it will be maximum at a stoichiometric fuel–air ratio. A discussion on these has been given later in this section. One could therefore perhaps think that especially for ramjets with no moving parts, it should be possible to have a large Y4 for a large Y1 .
For Minf ! 0; Y1 ! 1, both w and th tend to zero. On the other hand, for Y4 ¼ Y1 (no fuel introduced), w ¼ 0, but th is the maximum value of the Carnot cycle efficiency. 33b) with respect to Y1 andpset ﬃﬃﬃﬃﬃﬃit equal to zero to get the result that w=ðcp T 1 Þ will be maximum, and Y1 ¼ Y4 . 37a) 1 Ä pﬃﬃﬃﬃﬃﬃÅ Since Y4 >Y1 , p <1. On the other hand, for Y1 >1; p ¼ 2= 1 þ Y4 and Y4 ¼ Y1 ; p ¼ 1: It is evident that for M1 ! 0; Y1 ! 1; and the jet speed goes to zero, but p is finite. 2 Jet Engines 51 Fig.
The working fluid is a perfect gas with a constant specific heat and a constant adiabatic exponent. 3. The fuel mass added to air is neglected, and heat is added as if it is from an external source. Under the above assumptions, we will first study piston engines followed by jet engines, including gas turbines. 1 Propeller-Driven Engines Among the propeller-driven engines, we discuss first the piston engines and later the turboprops. A schematic sketch of a piston engine is shown in Fig. 1, in which TDC and BDC refer to the top dead center and bottom dead center, respectively, as per the convention to describe extreme positions of a vertically operating piston.
Airbreathing Propulsion: An Introduction by Tarit Bose