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Module MV-SAM-111-M-7

Turbomachinery II (M, 5.0 LP)

Module Identification

Module Number Module Name CP (Effort)
MV-SAM-111-M-7 Turbomachinery II 5.0 CP (150 h)


CP, Effort 5.0 CP = 150 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in SuSe
Level [7] Master (Advanced)
Language [DE] German
Module Manager
Area of study [MV-SAM] Fluid Mechanics and Turbomachinery
Reference course of study [MV-82.B10-SG] B.Sc. Energy and Process Engineering
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active


Type/SWS Course Number Title Choice in
Presence-Time /
SL SL is
required for exa.
PL CP Sem.
2V+2U MV-SAM-86357-K-7
Turbomachinery II
P 56 h 94 h - - PL1 5.0 SuSe
  • About [MV-SAM-86357-K-7]: Title: "Turbomachinery II"; Presence-Time: 56 h; Self-Study: 94 h

Examination achievement PL1

  • Form of examination: written exam (Klausur) (90 Min.)
  • Examination Frequency: each semester
  • Examination number: 10357 ("Fluid Flow Machines II")

Evaluation of grades

The grade of the module examination is also the module grade.


  • Design of axial turbomachinery
  • Profile and cascade aerodynamics
  • Design of radial turbomachinery
  • Cavitation
  • Operating behaviour of turbomachinery in systems
  • Design of radial diffusers, vaned diffusers and volute casings

Competencies / intended learning achievements

1. Lecture

The students will be able

  • to describe and assess the flow around airfoils and through axial cascades
  • to assess the operating behavior of turbomachinery in systems
  • to apply different control methods for turbomachinery
  • to explain design methods for axial and radial turbomachinery

2. Tutorial

The students will be able

  • to design airfoils and airfoil cascades based von NACA data
  • to select appropriate turbomachinery for a system with respect to efficiency, , operational reliability and compliance of specific boundary conditions, e.g. cavitation
  • to design axial compressors and axial turbines
  • to design radial compressors and centrifugal pumps


  • R. H. Aungier: Centrifugal Compressors, ASME Press, New York, 2000
  • R. H. Aungier: Axiall Compressors, ASME Press, New York, 2003
  • N. A. Cumpsty: Compressor Aerodynamics, Addison Wesley Longman Limited, Harlow, 1989
  • P. Hill, C. Peterson: Mechanics and Thermodynamics Propusion, Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, New York, 1992

Requirements for attendance of the module (informal)


Requirements for attendance of the module (formal)


References to Module / Module Number [MV-SAM-111-M-7]

Course of Study Section Choice/Obligation
[MV-82.B10-SG] B.Sc. Energy and Process Engineering [Specialisation] KF2: Energietechnik [WP] Compulsory Elective
Module-Pool Name
[MV-ALLG-2022-MPOOL-6] Wahlpflichtmodule Master allgemein 2022
[MV-ALL-MPOOL-6] Wahlpflichtmodule allgemein
[MV-CE-2022-MPOOL-6] Wahlpflichtmodule M.Sc. Computational Engineering 2022
[MV-CE-MPOOL-6] Wahlpflichtmodule Computational Engineering
[MV-EVT-2022-MPOOL-6] Wahlpflichtmodule M.Sc. EVT 2022
[MV-EVT-MPOOL-6] Wahlplichtmodule Energie- und Verfahrenstechnik
[MV-PE-2022-MPOOL-6] Wahlpflichtmodule M.Sc. Produktentwicklung 2022
[MV-PE-MPOOL-6] Wahlpflichtmodule Produktentwicklung im Maschinenbau