Thermodynamics is the study of how heat
moves around in macroscopic objects. The contents of this book include:
Basics of Thermodynamics, Introduction, The zeroth law of Thermodynamics,
The first law of Thermodynamics, Thermodynamical processes, Carnot engine,
The second law of Thermodynamics, Practical Thermodynamics , free energy,
Statistical Mechanics of Simple Systems, Paramagnetic solid, Simple harmonic
oscillators, Polyatomic ideal gases, Thermodynamics of Radiation,
Thermodynamics of Real Gases.
This note explains the following topics: The Zeroth Law of
Thermodynamics, Temperature Scales,Ideal and Real Gases, Enthalpy and
specific heat, Van der Waals Equation of State,TD First Law Analysis to
Non-flow Processes, Second Law of Thermodynamics, Ideal Rankine Cycle, Air
standard Otto Cycle.
This note covers
the following topics: Thermal Sciences, Dimensions and Units, Thermodynamic
Systems, Thermodynamic Properties of Systems, Pressure, Temperature, State and
Equilibrium, Thermodynamic Processes, Pure Substances , Calculation of the
Stored Energy, Specific Heats: Ideal Gases, Solids and Liquids, First Law of
Thermodynamics, Control Volume, Entropy and the Second Law of Thermodynamics,
Gibb’s Equation, Reversible Process, The Carnot Cycle, Cylindrical Systems,
Transient Heat Conduction, Heisler Charts, Natural Convection, Radiation Heat
This note covers the following
topics: Based on the basic principles of thermodynamics, fluid mechanics and
heat transfer, analysis on the refrigeration system and air-conditioning system
will be practiced. Topics covered includes: Basic of thermodynamic cycle,
Compressor, Heat Exchanger, Expansion devices, Absorbing refrigerating system,
Heat pump, coolant, cooling system, App, Cooling load, Design of air
conditioning system, Energy and Environment, Air cleaning, Alternative Energy.
covers the following topics: Property relationships for pure substances and
Mixtures, Thermodynamic Relations, Ideal Gas Mixtures, Combustion
Thermodynamics, Gas Power Cycles, Vapour Power Cycles, Refrigeration Cycles,
Reciprocating Compressors, Compressible Flows and Steam Nozzles.
Thermodynamics is the branch of science concerned with heat and
temperature and their relation to energy and work. Being concentrated on a
wide range of applications of thermodynamics, this book gathers a series of
contributions by the finest scientists in the world, gathered in an orderly
manner. It can be used in post-graduate courses for students and as a
reference book, as it is written in a language pleasing to the reader.
book covers: Probability, Thermodynamics,
Ergodicity and the Approach to Equilibrium, Statistical Ensembles, Noninteracting Quantum Systems, Interacting Systems,
Mean Field Theory of Phase Transitions,
Author(s): Daniel Arovas, Department of Physics, University of California, San Diego
This note covers the following topics: Thermodynamic and
Non-Thermodynamic Properties, Microstates and Thermodynamic States, Concept of
Energy, Microstate Driving Forces, Thermodynamic Driving Forces, Intensive and
Extensive Propertie, The Laws of Thermodynamics, Heat and Thermal Energy,
Entropy, Energy Transport by Mass Transfer, The Chemical Potential, Second Law
and Molecular Behavior, Localized and Non-Localized Systems, Probability and The
Second Law, Concepts of Order and Disorder, Entropy and the Second Law, Partial
and Complete Equilibrium States.
This note covers the following topics: Laws of thermodynamics,
Definition of of the following: Heat engines, Turbines , Steam turbine,
Gas turbine, Compressor and Thermodynamic cycle, Definition of the
following processes like: Isobaric, Isothermal, Isentropic, Isometric,
Adiabatic, Adiabatic mixing, Throttling, Free expansion, Polytropic, Heat
transfer and Air Conditioning, Definition and/or units of: Energy,
Exergy, Power, Enthalpy, Entropy, Temperature, Pressure, Specific volume,
Density and Specific heat capacity.