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TECHNICAL BRIEFS

New Analytical Method for Calculating Water Level Oscillations in a Simple Surge Tank Under Load Rejection

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R. E. Jonckheere

University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium

J. Fluids Eng 97(2), 256-258 (Jun 01, 1975) (3 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3447264 History: Received January 03, 1975; Online October 12, 2010

Abstract

A new analytical method is presented, allowing direct, easy and accurate computation of the nonlinear waterlevel oscillations occurring in a simple surge tank under instantaneous load rejection. The method yields several design equations and is also applicable in the case of instantaneous load demand and to other types of surge tanks.

Copyright © 1975 by ASME
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