ME4101 Advanced Thermodynamics

This course reviews elementary definitions, concepts and laws of thermodynamics and then extends these to cover general thermodynamics and advanced topics. The concepts of availability, exergy, irreversibility, and general equilibrium conditions in single and multi-component systems. Gas- vapor mixtures in heating ventilation and cooling (HVAC). Modified, combined and solar thermal power cycles. Refrigeration and cryogenic cycles. Thermal storage. Chemical reactions and combustion.

Prerequisite

ME2101 or by consent of instructor

Lecture Hours

4

Lab Hours

0

Quarter Offered

  • As Required