The Principles of Thermal Sciences and Their Application to Engineering

The Principles of Thermal Sciences and Their Application to Engineering

by John Clifford Jones, J. C. Jones
     
 

ISBN-10: 0849309212

ISBN-13: 9780849309212

Pub. Date: 08/28/2000

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Energy efficiency-a top priority across the range of engineering disci plines-requires a thorough understanding and careful application of th ermophysical heat transfer. Although closely related, most texts tend to treat thermodynamics and heat transfer separately. The Principles o f Thermal Science and Their Application to Engineering unifies the two topics in a

Overview

Energy efficiency-a top priority across the range of engineering disci plines-requires a thorough understanding and careful application of th ermophysical heat transfer. Although closely related, most texts tend to treat thermodynamics and heat transfer separately. The Principles o f Thermal Science and Their Application to Engineering unifies the two topics in a unique approach that offers readers a strong, practical b ackground in thermal science.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780849309212
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/28/2000
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.43(d)

Table of Contents

The First Law of Thermodynamics and Some Applications The Second Law and Entropy Processes Involving Steam and Thermodynamic Cycles Conduction Heat Transfer Convection Heat Transfer Aspects of Radiation Heat Transfer Introduction to Statistical Thermodynamics Glossary Units Appendix: Some Useful Web sites Index

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