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Unformatted text preview: Write down operating conditions, interactions, e.g. steady state, no friction etc. Analysis : Write down governing equations, simplify them as per assumptions. Identify needed tables, charts, property relations. Add, revise diagrams, other info as needed. Do the number of equations equal the number of unknowns? Solve problem in symbolic form first , then plug in numbers along with units. Check solution: Have in mind a reasonable “ball park” estimate for the solution. Do a sanity check of the magnitudes and algebraic signs. Check that the units of the solution are correct....
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This note was uploaded on 10/05/2011 for the course ME 2124 taught by Professor Uzgoren during the Spring '08 term at Virginia Tech.
- Spring '08