Thermodynamics and Heat Power / Edition 7

Thermodynamics and Heat Power / Edition 7

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by Irving Granet P.E., Deceased, Maurice Bluestein Ph.D.
     
 

Stressing the fundamentals of thermodynamics and heat power, the seventh edition of this widely-used and highly-regarded book has been updated to increase its ease of use and improve clarity throughout; it now includes a Windows-based computer disk that encourages understanding. This book covers the First and Second Laws of Thermodynamics, the

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Stressing the fundamentals of thermodynamics and heat power, the seventh edition of this widely-used and highly-regarded book has been updated to increase its ease of use and improve clarity throughout; it now includes a Windows-based computer disk that encourages understanding. This book covers the First and Second Laws of Thermodynamics, the ideal gas, vapor and gas power cycles, refrigeration, and heat transfer. For use as an excellent reference work for engineers and mechanical technicians.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131106727
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
07/31/2003
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
656
Product dimensions:
7.70(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.40(d)

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Table of Contents

NOTE: (Each Chapter begins with Learning Goals and ends with a Review, Key Terms, Equations, Questions, and Problems.)

Symbols.

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.

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