4EB00 - Thermodynamics


Basic concepts of thermodynamics (equations of state, state variables, systems, processes, ideal gas law). The First Law of Thermodynamics will be derived and applied to Otto processes, Carnot processes, and Rankine cycles. Second Law of Thermodynamics. Definition of Entropy, and Entropy production. Application of the First and Second Law to open and closed systems. Application of the theory to practical examples.