Hydraulics Engineering Lab

Lab In-charge

Mr.R.Nandha Kumar, M.E,
Assistant Professor


LIST OF EXPERIMENTS

Flow Measurement

1. Calibration of Rotometer
2. Flow through Venturimeter Orificemeter
3. Flow through variable duct area – Bernoulli’s Experiment
4. Flow through Orifice, Mouthpiece and Notches

Losses in Pipes

1.Determination of friction coefficient in pipes
2.Determination of loss coefficients for pipe fittings

Pumps

1. Characteristics of Centrifugal pumps
2.Characteristics of Gear pump
3.Characteristics of Submersible pump
4.Characteristics of Reciprocating pump

Turbines

1.Characteristics of Pelton wheel turbine
2.Characteristics of Francis turbine
3.Characteristics of Kaplan turbine
4.Determination of Metacentric height
5.Determination of Metacentric height (Demonstration)

BEYOND THE SYLLABUS:

  • Study of impact of jet on flat plate