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Forced vortex flow

Question asked by Khartz Di in #Coffee Room on Aug 24, 2012
Khartz Di
Khartz Di · Aug 24, 2012
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why is vortex fow important and its application in mechanical engineering?? Posted in: #Coffee Room
sweet_honey
sweet_honey · Aug 24, 2012
Member of CrazyEngineers
centrifugal pumps work on the principle of forced vortex flow which means that when a certain mass of liquid is rotated by an external torque, the rise in pressure head of the rotating liquid takes place.
zaveri
zaveri · Aug 24, 2012
Member of CrazyEngineers
the other applications are centrifugal compressors and turbo chargers.
Sujay Elangovan
Sujay Elangovan · Oct 6, 2012
Member of CrazyEngineers
Vortex Flow is also the working principle of cyclone separators.
Saugata
Saugata · Oct 6, 2012
Member of CrazyEngineers
Vortex flow finds its application in centrifugal and turbine pumps, in the study of cyclones and also in combined flows. it is also used to analyse the eddy formation in streamlined bodies, magnus effect etc.

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