# Thermodynamics I Course Outline

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Thermodynamics I

Course Outline

C H A P T E R 1
:
Getting Started: Introductory
Concepts and Definitions

Usi ng Thermodynami cs

Descri b
i ng Systems and Thei r Behavi or

Measuri ng Mass, Length, Ti me, and Force

Speci fi c Vol ume and Pressure

Measuri ng Temperature

C H A P T E R 2
:
Energy and the First Law of
Thermodynamics

Work

and
Energy

Energy Transfer By Heat

Energy Accounti ng: Energy Bal ance for Cl osed Systems

Energy Anal ysi s of Cycl es

C H A P T E R 3
:
Evaluating Properties

Fi xi ng the State

p

v

T Rel ati on

Retri evi ng Thermodynami c Properti es

General i zed Compressi bi l ity Chart

Ideal Gas Model

Internal Energy, Enthal py, and Speci fi c Heats of Ideal
Gases

Eval uati ng

u and

h usi ng Ideal Gas Tabl es, Software,
and Constant Spe
ci fi c Heats

Pol ytropi c Process of an Ideal Gas

C H A P T E R 4
:
Control Volume Analysis Using
Energy

Conservati on of Mass for a Control Vol ume

Conservati on of Energy for a Control Vol ume

Anal yzi ng Control Vol umes at Steady State

Transi ent Anal ysi s

C

H A P T E R 5
:
Second Law of Thermodynamics

Introduci ng the Second Law

Identi fyi ng
Irreversi bi lity

Appl yi ng the Second Law to Thermodynami c Cycl es

Defi ni ng the Kel vi n Temperature Scal e

Maxi mum Performance Measures for Cycl es Operati ng
Between Two Res
ervoi rs

Carnot Cycl e

C H A P T E R 6
:

Using Entropy

Introduci ng Entropy

Defi ni ng Entropy Change

Retri evi ng Entropy Data

Entropy Change i n Internal l y Reversi bl e Processes

Entropy Bal ance for Cl osed Systems

Entropy Rate Bal ance for Control Vol umes

I
sentropi c Processes

Isentropi c Effi ci enci es of Turbi nes, Nozzl es,
Compressors, and Pumps

Heat Transfer and Work i n Internal l y Reversi bl e,
-
State Fl ow Processes

C H A P T E R 7
:
Exergy Analysis

Introduci ng Exergy

Defi ni ng Exergy

Cl osed System Ex
ergy Bal ance

Fl ow Exergy

Exergy Rate Bal ance for Control Vol umes

Exergeti c (Second Law) Effi ci ency

C H A P T E R 8
:
Vapor Power Systems

Model i ng Vapor Power Systems

Anal yzi ng Vapor Power Systems

Rankl i ne Cycl e

Improvi ng Performance

Superheat and
Reheat

Improvi ng Performance

Regenerati ve Vapor Power
Cycl e

C H A P T E R 9
:
Gas Power Systems

INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES

Introduci ng Engi ne Termi nol ogy

Ai r
-
Standard Otto Cycl e

Ai r
-
Standard Di esel Cycl e

Ai r
-
Standard Dual Cycl e

GAS TURBINE POWER PLAN
TS

Model i ng Gas Turbi ne Power Pl ants

Ai r
-
Standard Brayton Cycl e

Regenerati ve Gas Turbi nes

Regenerati ve Gas Turbi nes wi th Reheat and
Intercool i ng

Gas Turbi nes for Ai rcraft Propul si on

Combi ned Gas Turbi ne

Vapor Power Cycl e

Eri csson and Sti rl ing Cycl es

C H A
P T E R 10
:
Refrigeration and Heat Pump
Systems

Vapor Refri gerati on Systems

Anal yzi ng Vapor
-
Compressi on Refri gerati on Systems

Refri gerant Properti es

Cascade and Mul ti stage Vapor
-
Compressi on Systems

Absorpti on Refri gerati on

Heat Pump Systems

Gas
Refri gerati on Systems