Types of hydraulic flow processes used to move generated heat and the use of this heat to produce electricity.

Alternative labels

the study of thermohydraulics
thermal hydraulics
thermohydraulics studies

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Essential knowledge

Thermohydraulics is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Optional knowledge

Thermohydraulics is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Design engineer: Design engineers develop new conceptual and detailed designs. They create the look for these concepts or products and the systems used to make them. Design engineers work with engineers and marketers to enhance the functioning and efficiency of existing devices.
Health and safety engineer: Health and safety engineers design objects and programs by combining engineering principles and health and safety requirements. They envision the protection and well-being of the people using designed objects or performing work under designed health and safety programs. They assess facilities and the risks that they might pose (e.g. contaminant materials, ergonomics, handling of dangerous substances, etc.) in order to design and improve health and safety measures.




  1. Thermohydraulics – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022

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