E-ISBN: Publication Year: 2013
Binding: Paper Back Dimension: 160mm x 240mm Weight: 540
About the book
Advanced Thermodynamics covers Extensive coverage of thermodynamics applications; Detailed discussion on chemical thermodynamics; Explanation of combustion phenomena; Discussion on entropy; Exergy and its applications; Application of Phases and Gibbs rule; Statistical thermodynamics; Description of various distributions and partition function; Thermodynamic laws and their applications; Information on Gas Mixtures; Thermodynamic property relations.
• Contains material pertaining to syllabi of major universities
• Simple lucid style of explanation
• Up-to-date with recent advances in cryogenics
• Abundance of solved problems
• Easily reproducible figures
• Student friendly hints
• Complete and thorough coverage of all topics in one place
• University question bank
Table of Contents
Preface / Standard List of Symbols and Abbrevations / Review of Basic Thermodynamics / Equation of State / Properties of Pure Substance / First Law of Thermodynamics / Second Law of Thermodynamics / Thermodynamic Phenomena / Exergy Analysis / Thermodynamics Property Relations / Chemical Thermodynamics / Chemical Equilibrium / Phase Equilibrium / Third Law of Thermodynamics / Gas Mixtures / Statistical Thermodynamics-I / Statistical Thermodynamics-II / Thermodynamic Aspects of Fluid Flow / Quantum Mechanics / Non Equilibrium Thermodynamics / Dense Gases and Liquids / Applications of Advanced Thermodynamics / Appendix / Index.