Thermodynamics and Thermal Engineering

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New Age International, Jan 1, 2003 - Heat engineering - 1102 pages
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Thermodynamics And Thermal Engineering, A Core Text In Si Units, Meets The Complete Requirements Of The Students Of Mechanical Engineering In All Universities. Ultimately, It Aims At Aiding The Students Genuinely Understand The Basic Principles Of Thermodynamics And Apply Those Concepts To Practical Problems Confidently. It Provides A Clear And Detailed Exposition Of Basic Principles Of Thermodynamics. Concepts Like Enthalpy, Entropy, Reversibility, Availability Are Presented In Depth And In A Simple Manner. Important Applications Of Thermodynamics Like Various Engineering Cycles And Processes Are Explained In Detail. Introduction To Latest Topics Are Enclosed At The End.Each Topic Is Further Supplemented With Solved Problems Including Problems From Gate, Ies Exams, Objective Questions Along With Answers, Review Questions And Exercise Problems Alongwith Answers For An Indepth Understanding Of The Subject.
 

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Contents

Introduction
3
The First Law of Thermodynamics
30
Second Law of Thermodynamics
62
Review Questions
89
Solved Problems
101
Review Questions
109
Solved Problems
133
Review Questions
159
Steam Turbine
576
Compounded Impulse Turbine
594
Steam Condenser
660
Jet Propulsion
676
Rocket Propulsion
709
Reciprocating Compressor
723
Rotary Air Compressors
767
Compressor
775

Exercise
165
Properties of Gases and Gas Mixtures
185
Properties of Steam
217
Fuel
265
Thermodynamic Air Standard Cycle
297
Brayton CycleThe Ideal Cycle for Gas Turbine Engine
352
Actual and Ideal processes
361
Vapour and Combined Power Cycles
408
Psychrometry
453
Boilers
487
Steam Nozzles
539
Energy 19
791
Internal Combustion Engines
799
Engine Fig 23 8
815
Basic Concepts of Turbo Machinery
886
Refrigeration
910
Air Conditioning System
971
Introduction to Gas Dynamics
995
Appendix
1017
Bibliography
1061
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