- Paperback: 984 pages
- Publisher: McGraw Hill Education; Eighth edition (1 July 2017)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 9339221656
- ISBN-13: 978-9339221652
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This book covers the basic principles of thermodynamics while presenting a wealth of real-world engineering examples so students get a feel for how thermodynamics is applied in engineering practice. The authors explore the various facets of thermodynamics through careful explanations of concepts and its use of numerous practical examples and figures, having
students develop necessary skills to bridge the gap between knowledge and the confidence to properly apply knowledge.
-An early introduction to the First Law of Thermodynamics to set the framework of establishing a general understanding of various
forms of energy, mechanisms of energy transfer, the concept of energy balance, thermo-economics, energy conversion, and
conversion efficiency using familiar settings that involve mostly electrical and mechanical forms of energy.
- A distinctive feature of this book is it's emphasis on the physical aspects of the subject matter in addition to mathematical representations and manipulations.
- Frequently, parallels are drawn between the subject matter and students’ everyday experiences so that they can relate the subject matter to what they already know. Chapter 1 INTRODUCTION AND BASIC CONCEPTS 1
Chapter 2 ENERGY, ENERGY TRANSFER, AND GENERAL ENERGY ANALYSIS 51
Chapter 3 PROPERTIES OF PURE SUBSTANCES 111
Chapter 4 ENERGY ANALYSIS OF CLOSED SYSTEMS 163
Chapter 5 MASS AND ENERGY ANALYSIS OF CONTROL VOLUMES 213
Chapter 6 THE SECOND LAW OF THERMODYNAMICS 275
Chapter 7 ENTROPY
Chapter 8 EXERGY
Chapter 9 GAS POWER CYCLES
Chapter 10 VAPOR AND COMBINED POWER CYCLES
Chapter 11 REFRIGERATION CYCLES
Chapter 12 THERMODYNAMIC PROPERTY RELATIONS
Chapter 13 GAS MIXTURES
Chapter 14 GAS–VAPOR MIXTURES AND AIR-CONDITIONING
Chapter 15 CHEMICAL REACTIONS
Chapter 16 CHEMICAL AND PHASE EQUILIBRIUM
Chapter 17 COMPRESSIBLE FLOW
Chapter 18 (web Chapter) RENEWABLE ENERGY
Appendix PROPERTY TABLES AND CHARTS
|Author||Yunus A Cengel; Michael A Boles|