Engineering Thermodynamics

An Introduction

Hardback
May 2022
9781683928591
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  • Publisher
    Mercury Learning and Information
  • Published
    10th May
  • ISBN 9781683928591
  • Language English
  • Pages 284 pp.
  • Size 7" x 9"
$89.95
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March 2022
9781683928577
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    Mercury Learning and Information
  • Published
    15th March
  • ISBN 9781683928577
  • Language English
  • Pages 284 pp.
  • Size 7" x 9"
$69.95
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March 2022
9781683928584
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  • Publisher
    Mercury Learning and Information
  • Published
    15th March
  • ISBN 9781683928584
  • Language English
  • Pages 284 pp.
  • Size 7" x 9"
$199.95

Designed to cover the fundamental concepts of thermodynamics used in engineering, the book introduces topics such as the laws of thermodynamics, exergy analysis, thermodynamic cycles, measurement theory, and applications. Using step by step examples and numerous illustrations, the book is designed with a self-teaching methodology, including a variety of exercises with corresponding answers to enhance mastery of the content. The book provides an engineer with a basic understanding or review of thermodynamic principles.

Features:

  • Designed to cover the fundamental concepts of thermodynamics used in engineering

  • Introduces topics such as the laws of thermodynamics, exergy analysis, thermodynamic cycles, measurement theory, and applications

  • Includes a variety of exercises such as conceptual questions for review, and numerical exercises (with answers) to enhance mastery of the content

1: Introduction
2: Laws of Thermodynamics
3: Second Law of Thermodynamics and Entropy
4: Exergy Analysis of Systems
5: Thermodynamic Relations
6: Thermodynamic Cycles
7: Thermodynamic Applications
8: Measurement Theory and Instruments
Appendix (Tables)
Index

M. Kassim, PhD

M. Kassim, PhD, has written numerous journal articles and does research in aeronautical, thermo-fluid, and mechanical engineering. She has taught numerous courses in all areas of engineering and physics.

thermodynamics; exergy analysis; measurement theory; entropy