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Course MV-SAM-86113-K-4

Gas and Steam Turbines (2V, 3.0 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
2 V Lecture 3.0 CP 28 h 62 h
(2V) 3.0 CP 28 h 62 h


CP, Effort 3.0 CP = 90 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in SuSe
Level [4] Bachelor (Specialization)
Language [DE] German
Area of study [MV-SAM] Fluid Mechanics and Turbomachinery
Additional informations
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active


Clausius-Rankine cycle, gas and steam process, energy conversion in steam turbines, design of steam turbines, Joule process, stationary steam turbines, aeroderivatives, aircraft engines, control and operation of turbines, design of gas turbines, turbine blade cooling.

Competencies / intended learning achievements

The students will be able:
  • to understand thermodynamic cycles of steam and gas turbines
  • to describe and assess the energy conversion in steam and gas turbines
  • to understand the flow in steam and gas turbines
  • to assess the operating behavior of steam and gas turbines
  • to understand specific problems, e.g. turbine blade cooling


Will be announced during the course.


For further information and course materials please consider the corresponding OLAT-course.

Requirements for attendance (informal)


Requirements for attendance (formal)


References to Course [MV-SAM-86113-K-4]

Module Name Context
[MV-SAM-M162-M-4] Gas and Steam Turbines P: Obligatory 2V, 3.0 LP