Basic Mechanical Engineering Syllabus
Basic principles of thermodynamics, thermal power plant layout and different components, vapour
compression refrigeration, fundamentals of heat transfer, I.C. engines and gas turbines, salient features of
an automobile, transmission of power: belt and gear drives, manufacturing processes: casting, welding,
Forming and machining.
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