Organized by EPFL-STI/LMH (Lausanne)
Short Course on Hydraulic Machine Engineering
Date: August 31 to September 4, 2020
Offer a high standard and intensive courses presented by turbo-machinery industrial engineers and researchers through comprehensive seminars and technical visits to selected plants.
Useful general concepts on turbo-machinery
Fundamentals on hydraulic turbo-machinery – Hydrodynamics – Similarity – Cavitation
Basic turbo-machinery conception
Francis turbine geometry
Current and future tools
Model- and plant-testing
Acceptance tests and specific tests
Model and prototype instrumentation
Fluid pumping other than water (oil, hydrogen)
ParticipantsShould attend this program :
- industrial engineers and researchers interested in specializing or improving turbo-machinery
- technical universities academic staff
- graduate students in engineering
This intensive course is led by the following academic representatives: Professor F. AVELLAN, Ph. D. in Engineering Chair of Hydraulic Machines Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (Switzerland)
Associated engineers and/or researchers from :GE HYDRO, EDF, SULZER PUMPS, EPFL-STI/LMH, ANDRITZ HYDRO CANADA, INESTEC PORTO, ANDRITZ HYDRO-VEVEY, INPG, POWER VISION, …
Applications conditionsUniversity Degree (or Diploma) in Engineering (or equivalent) or relevant education and professional engineering experience in industry.
Course Duration40 hours
Price of the Course
CHF 3’000.00 (VAT 7.7% not included) for the second attendee of the same company or institute.
For more information, contact Mrs. Stoudmann Schmutz.
This is the program (subjected to change) of the 2019 session of Intensive course on Hydraulic Machines Engineering. Attention : The spoken language of this session is English. The 2020 session will be held in French.
This is the program (subjected to change) of the 2018 session of Intensive course on Hydraulic Machines Engineering. Attention : The spoken language of this session is French. The 2019 session will be held in English