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.
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0131106724

ISBN-13: 9780131106727

Pub. Date: 07/31/2003

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Stressing the fundamentals of thermodynamics and heat power, the seventh edition covers the First and Second Laws of Thermodynamics, the ideal gas, vapor and gas power cycles, refrigeration, and heat transfer.

Features include:

  • Computerized steam tables in DOS format for IBM-type computers
  • A table of contents for the supplemental

Overview

Stressing the fundamentals of thermodynamics and heat power, the seventh edition covers the First and Second Laws of Thermodynamics, the ideal gas, vapor and gas power cycles, refrigeration, and heat transfer.

Features include:

  • Computerized steam tables in DOS format for IBM-type computers
  • A table of contents for the supplemental tables in the appendix
  • Clarification of the usage of pound mass units and the correction factor gc
  • A simplified discussion of the Rankine cycle with regeneration
  • Heat pump operation and switching between heating and cooling modes
  • Additional heat transfer problems with a section on combined modes of heat transfer

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)

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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Thermodynamics and Heat Power [With CDROM] 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
DavGMZ67 More than 1 year ago
I own an earlier edition of this manuscript. excellent, and informative. This book has all the answers to common thermodynamics principles. uses good examples drawn from real world systems. This book bridges the gap between theoretical and practical knowledge rather well.