Thermal Science Laboratory

In the Thermal Science Laboratory, experiments are conducted on fundamental principles of fluid mechanics, thermodynamics and heat transfer, covering a range of topics such as hydrostatics, Bernoulli equation, impact jets, aerodynamic forces, heat pump cycles, thermodynamic cycles, heat exchanger design and convection heat transfer.

Key Equipment

Ventri Tube Experiment

Ventri Tube Experiment

new wind tunnel

New Wind Tunnel

Heat Exchanger Service Unit

Heat Exchanger Service Unit

Water Jet Impact Experiment

Water Jet Impact Experiment

Key Capabilities

Courses

EGMN 312: Thermal Sciences Laboratory

Contact

Frank Gulla
fagulla@vcu.edu