Thermodynamics: An Engineering Approach 3rd Edition / Edition 3

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By stressing a physical,intuitive approach,Thermodynamics: An Engineering Approach promotes a clearer understanding of the basic principles for your sophomore/junior level Thermodynamics I and II or Energy Systems students. With plenty of illustrations and examples,the Third Edition engages students and makes learning the key concepts of thermodynamics more accessible and enjoyable. The NEW MEDIA VERSION is the Third Edition 1998 packaged with the following new multimedia ancillaries: —An INTERACTIVE INTRODUCTION TO THERMODYNAMICS TUTORIAL (developed by Edward Anderson of Texas Tech University) to further explore difficult topics such as Entropy and the 2nd Law of Thermodynamics. —The electronic STUDENT STUDY GUIDE (developed by text co-author Michael Boles) to access extensive lecture notes closely tied to text chapters and sections. —An INTERACTIVE FE EXAM REVIEW (also developed by Edward Anderson of Texas Tech University) to start preparing now for the thermodynamics portion of the NCEES Fundamentals of Engineering exam.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780072419702
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
  • Publication date: 7/7/2000
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 1056

Table of Contents

1 Basic Concepts of Thermodynamics

2 Properties of Pure Substances

3 The First Law of Thermodynamics Closed Systems

4 The First Law of Thermodynamics Control Volumes

5 The Second Law of Thermodynamics

6 Entropy A Measure of Disorder

7 Exergy A Measure of Work Potential

8 Gas Power Cycles

9 Vapor and Combined Power Cycles

10 Refrigeration Cycles

11 Thermodynamic Property

12 Gas Mixtures

13 Gas Vapor Mixtures and Air Conditioning

14 Chemical Reactions

15 Chemical and Phase Equilibrium

16 Thermodynamics of High-Speed Fluid Flow


1 Property Tables and Charts (SI Units)

2 Property Tables and Charts (English Units)

3 About the Software

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