18-05-2012, 12:02 PM
Power plant engineering important Topics and Tips
* be knowledgeable with all layout of power plant..... <very important -mostly two layout may be asked > *
unit -1 topics-
coal handling system(16),
steam power plant cycles<rankine and reheat>(16),
cooling towers(16) ,
unit -2 topics
water turbines,(be knowledgeable with governing of all turbines) (16 marks and 8 marks in any topic ),
pumped storage power plant,
BWR,FBR,PWR, CANDU ,GCR reactors(each reactors 8 marks ).
unit-4 topic -
layout of gas and diesel power plant (16 marks) ,
open cycle and closed cycle gas turbines and its comparison(16),
method to improve the performance of power plant (16)
unit -5 topic-
wind electric power generation,
thermionic power generation,
layout of MHD generator (16)
Tips - problem from 1st and 3rd unit can be asked ....
be knowledgeable with selection site of all power plant , advantages and disadvantages of all power plant ,from 3rd unit any one reactor can be asked surely....