Marine and Offshore Pumping and Piping Systems - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780408005487, 9781483102467

Marine and Offshore Pumping and Piping Systems

1st Edition

Authors: J. Crawford
eBook ISBN: 9781483102467
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 27th August 1981
Page Count: 390
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Marine and Offshore Pumping and Piping System covers the history, application, installation, maintenance, and safety of different pumping and piping systems. The book covers topics such as pumping arrangements, especially in machinery spaces; water ballast, oil fuel, feed, and cooling water systems; and piping systems for oil and chemical tankers. Also covered are topics such as the arrangements in liquefied gas carriers and fuel gas and coal burning; the required arrangements and systems for specialized ships and its related regulations; the automation of control systems; piping designs, and offshore services. The text is recommended for marine engineers who would like to know more about the pumping and piping systems on ships and offshore services, as well as their arrangements.

Table of Contents

Contents Preface Contents of Volume 2 Part I General Theory 1 Concepts, Terms, Notation 1.1 Directions for Use
1.2 Some Hard Choices References 2 Exponential Integrals and Related Functions 2.1 Quick Survey 2.2 Exponential Integrals (E Functions) 2.3 General Exponential Integral 2.4 F Functions 2.5 G Functions References 3 Reciprocity 3.1 Receprocity and Detailed Balance 3.2 Far-Field Scattering by a Single Particles 3.3 Arbitrary Configurations 3.4 Plane Surfaces and Plane-Parallel Slabs References 4 Methods 4.1 Posing the Problem 4.2 Criteria for a Choice 4.3 Method of Successive Orders 4.4 Amburtsumian's Method 4.5 The Adding or Doubling Method References 5 Very Thick Layers with Arbitrary Anisotropic Scattering 5.1 Method and Terminology 5.2 Basic Concepts and Relations 5.3 Very Thick Layers 5.5 Internal Source Layer 5.6 Asymptotic Fitting References 6 Results Obtained by Expanding the Phase Function in Legendre Polynomial 6.1 Introduction and Conclusions 6.2 Unbounded Medium 6.3 The Ambartsumian Functions 6.4 Reduction to H Functions 6.5 The Radiation Field at Arbitrary Depth References Part II Isotropic Scattering 7 Isotropic Scattering; Solutions by Use of the Milne Operator 7.1 Matrices in ԏ and µ 7.2 Solving the Milne Equation 7.3 Resulting Quantities 7.4 Eigenvalues of the Milne Operator 7.5 The Adding or Doubling Method Derived from the Milne Equation References 8 Isotropic Scattering, Semi-Infinite Atmospheres 8.1 Specifications 8.2 The Unbound Medium 8.3 The


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