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- Designed to cover the fundamental concepts of thermodynamics used in engineering, the book introduces topics such as the laws of thermodynamics, exergy analysis, thermodynamic cycles, measurement theory, and applications. Using step by step examples and numerous illustrations, the book is designed with a "self-teaching" methodology, including a variety of exercises with corresponding answers to enhance mastery of the content. The book provides an engineer with a basic understanding or review of thermodynamic principles. Features Designed to cover the fundamental concepts of thermodynamics used in engineering Introduces topics such as the laws of thermodynamics, exergy analysis, thermodynamic cycles, measurement theory, and applications Includes a variety of exercises such as conceptual questions for review, and numerical exercises(with answers) to enhance mastery of the content
- M. Kassim, PhD, has written numerous journal articles and does research in aeronautical, thermo-fluid, and mechanical engineering. She has taught numerous courses in all areas of engineering and physics.
- 1: Introduction. 2: Laws of Thermodynamics. 3: Second Law of Thermodynamics and Entropy. 4: Exergy Analysis of Systems. 5: Thermodynamic Relations. 6: Thermodynamic Cycles. 7: Thermodynamic Applications. 8: Measurement Theory and Instruments. Appendix (Tables). Index.
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