Rcycle - Vapour Power Cycles Prof U.S.P Shet Prof T...

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Vapour Power Cycles Prof. U.S.P. Shet , Prof. T. Sundararajan and Prof. J.M . Mallikarjuna Indian Institute of Technology Madras 5.2 Rankine Cycle: Rankine cycle is the idealized cycle for steam power plants. This cycle is shown on p-v, T-v, h-s, diagram in the above figures. It consists of following processes: TURBINE CONDENSER BOILER 3 2 1 4 PUMP Fig.5.2(a). Rankine vapour power cycle a b s 2 1 1' 4' 4 4'' 5 3 3' 2' 3'' T Fig.5.2(b). T-s diagram Rankine power cycle
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Vapour Power Cycles Prof. U.S.P. Shet , Prof. T. Sundararajan and Prof. J.M . Mallikarjuna Indian Institute of Technology Madras p v 2 2' 3' 3 3'' 1 4' 4 4'' Fig.5.2(c). p-v diagram Rankine power cycle 1 2 2' 3 4 4' 3' 4'' 3'' s h Fig.5.2(d). h-s diagram Rankine power cycle
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Vapour Power Cycles Prof. U.S.P. Shet , Prof. T. Sundararajan and Prof. J.M . Mallikarjuna Indian Institute of Technology Madras Process 1-2: Water from the condenser at low pressure is pumped into the boiler at high pressure. This process is reversible adiabatic.
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