Course syllabus


MVKN61, 7,5 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2023/24
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering, LTH
Decided by: PLED M
Date of Decision: 2023-04-11

General Information

Main field: Sustainable Energy Engineering.
Elective Compulsory for: MHET1
Elective for: M4-en, W4-et
Language of instruction: The course will be given in English


Turbomachinery hold a central role in power production. The course aims at providing an understanding of the turbomachines principles and design methods. Furthermore, the thermo- fluid interaction between the turbomachine parts and the working media will be analysed in great detail. The simple and effective design methods will be taught and an overview of the more advanced techniques will be given.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must



Examination details

Grading scale: TH - (U,3,4,5) - (Fail, Three, Four, Five)
Assessment: The examination is carried out individually. There are a few compulsory assignments and a written examination. To pass the course, the student must pass all of the compulsory assignments and the written examination. Grade is distributed based on the written exam.

The examiner, in consultation with Disability Support Services, may deviate from the regular form of examination in order to provide a permanently disabled student with a form of examination equivalent to that of a student without a disability.


Admission requirements:

The number of participants is limited to: No
The course overlaps following course/s: MVK026

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Narmin Hushmandi ,
Examinator: Magnus Genrup,
Course administrator: Isabelle Frej,
Course homepage:
Further information: The cource contains lectures and exercises