ISBN 9788177582383,Applied Thermodynamics for Engineering Technologists

Applied Thermodynamics for Engineering Technologists



Shroff Publishers & Distributors Pvt Ltd

Publication Year 2002

ISBN 9788177582383

ISBN-10 8177582380


Edition 5th
Number of Pages 736 Pages
Language (English)

Civil Engineering

Applied Thermodynamics for Engineering Technologists provides a complete introduction to the principles of thermodynamics for degree level students on courses in mechanical, aeronautical, environmental and energy gathering and engineering science courses. The fifth edition has been thoroughly revised to take account of modern teaching methods and perspectives.

Salient Features

Practical applications of thermodynamics are stressed throughout
The comprehensive coverage provides all the information students will need to complete their study of thermodynamics
Much new material has been added and there has been consideratble revision to most sections
Extra problems and worked examples have been added

Table of Contents : -

1. Nomenclature
2. The Working Fluid
3. Reversible and Irreversible Processes
4. Mixtures
5. Steam Cycles
6. Nozzles and Jet Propulsion
7. Postitve Displacement Machines
8. Refrigeration and Heat Pumps
9. Psychometry and Air-conditioning
10. The Sources, Use and Management of Energy
11. Acknowledgements
12. Introduction and the First Law of Thermodynamics
13. The Second Law
14. The Heat Engine Cycle
15. Comustion
16. Gas Turbine Cycles
17. Rotodynamic Machinery
18. Reciprocating and Internal-combustion Engines
19. Heat Transfer