Thermodynamics : Thermodynamic systems and processes; properties of pure substances, behavior of ideal and real gases; zeroth and first laws of thermodynamics, calculation of work and heat in various processes; second law of thermodynamics; thermodynamic property charts and tables, availability and irreversibility; thermodynamic relations.
Applications : Power Engineering: Air and gas compressors; vapor and gas power cycles, concepts of regeneration and reheat. I.C. Engines: Air-standard Otto, Diesel and dual cycles. Refrigeration and air-conditioning: Vapor and gas refrigeration and heat pump cycles; properties of moist air, psychometric chart, basic psychometric processes. Turbo machinery: Impulse and reaction principles, velocity diagrams, Peloton-wheel, Francis and Kaplan turbines.
Thermodynamic systems and processes; properties of pure substance; Zeroth, First and Second Laws of Thermodynamics; Entropy, Irreversibility and availability; analysis of thermodynamic cycles related to energy conversion: Rankin, Otto, Diesel and Dual Cycles; ideal and real gases; compressibility factor; Gas mixtures.
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- Energy Analysis
- First Law of Thermodynamics
- Second Law of Thermodynamics
- Entropy Concept
- Available Energy & Unavailable Energy
- Pure Substance
- Mixture of Gases
- TDS Relations