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Gas Expansion Example

Posted: Sat Jan 21, 2017 7:48 pm
by Mackenzie Sober 2E
For the gas expansion example on page 30 of the course reader, in class Dr. Lavelle said the expansion has to happen slowly, why is this? What happens if the expansion happens quickly?

Re: Gas Expansion Example  [ENDORSED]

Posted: Sat Jan 21, 2017 8:06 pm
by KelseyKobayashi_2M
I think he was mentioning that it is more efficient for gas expansion to happen in many small increments, than less larger ones