Thermodynamics and Heat Power
For undergraduate courses in Thermodynamics.This widely-used and highly-regarded text uses calculus for enrichment throughout and has been updated to increase its ease of use and to improve clarity. Stressing the fundamentals of thermodynamics and heat power, this text thoroughly covers the First and Second Laws of Thermodynamics, the ideal gas, vapor and gas power cycles, refrigeration, and heat transfer.
- Mixed media product | 727 pages
- 198.1 x 243.3 x 36.3mm | 1,542.7g
- 02 Nov 1999
- Pearson Education (US)
- United States
- 6th edition
Table of contents
(NOTE: Each chapter begins with Learning Goals, and concludes with a Review, Key Terms, Equations Developed in This Chapter, and Problems.) 1. Fundamental Concepts. 2. Work, Energy, and Heat. 3. The First Law of Thermodynamics. 4. The Second Law of Thermodynamics. 5. Properties of Liquids and Gases. 6. The Ideal Gas. 7. Mixtures of Ideal Gases. 8. Vapor Power Cycles. 9. Gas Power Cycles. 10. Refrigeration. 11. Heat Transfer. Appendix 1: References. Appendix 2: Answers to Even-Numbered Problems. Appendix 3: Supplemental Tables. Index.