10.347 Elements of Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer

Elements of Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 2874
Status Active

Studies the development of the first and second laws of thermodynamics. Ideal gases. Properties of substances. Entropy, availability and lost work. Steam cycles, gas power-cycles, and vapor-compression refrigeration. Dimensionless parameters. Heat transfer by: steady state conduction, convection and radiation. Note: For Civil Engineers, Electrical Engineers and Industrial Management majors only.