Course Information
TitleΕΓΚΑΤΑΣΤΑΣΕΙΣ ΚΑΙ ΔΙΚΤΥΑ ΥΠΟ ΠΙΕΣΗ (ΤΕΧΝΙΚΗ ΦΥΣΙΚΩΝ ΔΙΕΡΓΑΣΙΩΝ ΙΙ) / PRESSURE INSTALLATIONS AND MAINS (PHYSICAL PROCESSES TECHNOLOGY IΙ)
Code348
FacultyEngineering
SchoolMechanical Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorAgis Papadopoulos
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID20000357

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Mechanical Engineering

Registered students: 24
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
EnergyCompulsory Course belonging to the selected specialization (Compulsory Specialization Course)1055

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
600150070
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Knowledge Deepening / Consolidation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
Students are strongly encouraged to have taken the course Physical Processes Technologies.
Learning Outcomes
By successfully accomplishing this course students will have obtained the theoretical background needed for the design and operation of pressure installations and networks (mains). They will have worked comprehensively on the technologies of pneumatic, steam and gaseous fuels' networks. They will be able to design and execute a calculative and simulative approach as part of the integrated design and sizing of pressure vessels and of distribution networks for steam, compressed air, natural gas and industrial gasses.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work in teams
  • Design and manage projects
Course Content (Syllabus)
Pressure vessels: Characteristics, classification and structural analysis. Calculation of pressure vessels and mains. Standards and regulations. Energy storage vessels in industrial applications. Thermal, mechanical and pneumatic storage. Steam and water mains: design, dimensioning and construction of industrial flow networks.
Keywords
Mass and energy balance, evaporators, pressure containers, flow networks
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Description
PC and projector use. Communication with students by means of e-learning platform and e-mail.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures391.3
Laboratory Work260.9
Fieldwork100.3
Reading Assigment230.8
Tutorial130.4
Project250.8
Written assigments100.3
Exams40.1
Total1505
Student Assessment
Description
Coursework and written exams as announced in class and on the e-learning page of the course. The coursework is compulsory and accounts for 20% of the mark.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Summative)
  • Written exams
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Κ.Πασπαλάς, Υπολογισμός δοχείων υπό πίεση, εκτιθέμενων ή μη σε φλόγα, Εκδ.Τζιόλα, 2014, ISBN: 978-960-418-446-0
Additional bibliography for study
Β.Α.Σωτηρόπουλος, Εξατμιστήρες, Εκδ. Σύγχρονη Παιδεία, 2000 Σημειώσεις του διδάσκοντα
Last Update
10-06-2020