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1st Edition

Thermodynamics Made Simple for Energy Engineers

ISBN 9781003151609
Published January 7, 2021 by River Publishers
352 Pages

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Book Description

This text provides an overview of important theory, principles, and concepts in the field of thermodynamics, making this abstract and complex subject easy to comprehend while building practical skills in the process. It enhances understanding of heat transfer, steam tables, energy concepts, power generation, psychrometry, refrigeration cycles, and more. Practical, easily accessible case studies illustrate various thermodynamics principles. Each chapter concludes with a list of questions or problems, with answers at the back of the book.

Table of Contents

Introduction to Energy, Heat and Thermodynamics. Thermodynamics and Power. Study of Enthalpy and Entropy. Understanding Mollier Diagram. Saturated and Superheated Steam Tables. Phases of Water and Associated Thermodynamics. Laws of Thermodynamics. Thermodynamic Processes. Gas Dynamics. Psychrometry and Psychrometric Analysis. Refrigeration Cycles and HVAC Systems.

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