The Rankine Cycle
The condenser effluent in a
Rankine Cycleis a saturated liquid.
- Heat added at constant pressure.
- Isentropic expansion
- Heat rejected at constant pressure.
- Isentropic compression
Rankine Cycleis the practical
vapor power cyclethat is most similar to a
The boiler effluent is either saturated vapor or superheated vapor.
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