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Engineering Thermodynamics
Authors:   S. Murugan

ISBN: 978-81-8487-319-1 
Publication Year:   2014
Pages:   394
Binding:   Paper Back

About the book

ENGINEERING THERMODYNAMICS covers the basic concepts of first law and second law, Availability and irreversibility; Equations of ideal and real gas mixtures; Discussion on properties of pure substance and their applications; Derivation of general thermodynamic relations; Gibbs, Helmholtz and Maxwell relation; Clausius Claperyon equation; Concepts of air standard cycles; Fuels and combustion and introduction to alternative fuels; Studies of air quality and psychrometric processes.

Key Features

  • Problems are given in SI units throughout the book Illustrated examples are given to understand the concepts Many solved problems in each chapter Easy to follow and understand Many objective type questions, theory and unsolved problems in each chapter Useful for diploma, undergraduate, postgraduate engineering students

Table of content

Preface / Acknowledgements / Units and Measurements / Introduction to Ideal Gases / Thermodynamic Systems and First Law / Second Law of Thermodynamics / Availability and Irreversibility / Properties of Pure Substances / Real Gas Mixture / Thermodynamic Relations / Psychrometry / Fuels and Combustion / Air Standard Cycles / Index.

Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students, Teachers and Professionals