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Advanced Thermodynamics for Engineers

Advanced Thermodynamics for Engineers
  • Author : D. Winterbone
  • Publsiher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 01 November 1996
  • ISBN : 0080523366
  • Pages : 400 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Although the basic theories of thermodynamics are adequately covered by a number of existing texts, there is little literature that addresses more advanced topics. In this comprehensive work the author redresses this balance, drawing on his twenty-five years of experience of teaching thermodynamics at undergraduate and postgraduate level, to produce a definitive text to cover thoroughly, advanced syllabuses. The book introduces the basic concepts which apply over the whole range of new technologies, considering: a new approach to cycles, enabling their irreversibility to be taken into account; a detailed study of combustion to show how the chemical energy in a fuel is converted into thermal energy and emissions; an analysis of fuel cells to give an understanding of the direct conversion of chemical energy to electrical power; a detailed study of property relationships to enable more sophisticated analyses to be made of both high and low temperature plant and irreversible thermodynamics, whose principles might hold a key to new ways of efficiently covering energy to power (e.g. solar energy, fuel cells). Worked examples are included in most of the chapters, followed by exercises with solutions. By developing thermodynamics from an explicitly equilibrium perspective, showing how all systems attempt to reach a state of equilibrium, and the effects of these systems when they cannot, the result is an unparalleled insight into the more advanced considerations when converting any form of energy into power, that will prove invaluable to students and professional engineers of all disciplines.


Advanced Thermodynamics for Engineers

Advanced Thermodynamics for Engineers
  • Author : D. Winterbone,Ali Turan
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 01 November 1996
GET THIS BOOKAdvanced Thermodynamics for Engineers

Although the basic theories of thermodynamics are adequately covered by a number of existing texts, there is little literature that addresses more advanced topics. In this comprehensive work the author redresses this balance, drawing on his twenty-five years of experience of teaching thermodynamics at undergraduate and postgraduate level, to produce a definitive text to cover thoroughly, advanced syllabuses. The book introduces the basic concepts which apply over the whole range of new technologies, considering: a new approach to cycles, enabling



Advanced Thermodynamics for Engineers

Advanced Thermodynamics for Engineers
  • Author : D. E. Winterbone
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 08 March 1997
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Introduces basic concepts that apply over a range of engineering thermodymanics technologies. Considers approaches to cycles, enabling their irreversibility to be taken into account. Gives a detailed study of combustion to show how the chemical energy in a fuel is converted into thermal energy and emissions; analyses fuel cells to provide an understanding of the direct conversion of chemical energy to electrical power; studies property relationships to enable more sophisticated analyses to be made of both high and low temperature



Advanced Thermodynamics for Engineers

Advanced Thermodynamics for Engineers
  • Author : D. Winterbone,Ali Turan
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 07 February 2015
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Advanced Thermodynamics for Engineers, Second Edition introduces the basic concepts of thermodynamics and applies them to a wide range of technologies. Authors Desmond Winterbone and Ali Turan also include a detailed study of combustion to show how the chemical energy in a fuel is converted into thermal energy and emissions; analyze fuel cells to give an understanding of the direct conversion of chemical energy to electrical power; and provide a study of property relationships to enable more sophisticated analyses to


Advanced Thermodynamics Engineering, Second Edition

Advanced Thermodynamics Engineering, Second Edition
  • Author : Kalyan Annamalai,Ishwar K. Puri,Milind A. Jog
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 22 March 2011
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Advanced Thermodynamics Engineering, Second Edition is designed for readers who need to understand and apply the engineering physics of thermodynamic concepts. It employs a self-teaching format that reinforces presentation of critical concepts, mathematical relationships, and equations with concrete physical examples and explanations of applications—to help readers apply principles to their own real-world problems. Less Mathematical/Theoretical Derivations—More Focus on Practical Application Because both students and professionals must grasp theory almost immediately in this ever-changing electronic era, this book—


Advanced Thermodynamics

Advanced Thermodynamics
  • Author : Scott Post,R. K. Rajput
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 06 December 2017
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Designed for the course in thermodynamics or for use as a reference for practicing engineers, this book includes the theoretical underpinnings and derivations necessary for advanced study. The book focuses on the mechanical and power engineering applications of thermodynamics. Mathematics is utilized as required, serving as a tool to formulate the concepts, solve problems and applications. Furthermore, numerous examples are provided to demonstrate the applications of thermodynamics for engineering problems and to enhance the use of concepts. It also includes


Advanced Engineering Thermodynamics

Advanced Engineering Thermodynamics
  • Author : Adrian Bejan
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 19 September 2016
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An advanced, practical approach to the first and second laws of thermodynamics Advanced Engineering Thermodynamics bridges the gap between engineering applications and the first and second laws of thermodynamics. Going beyond the basic coverage offered by most textbooks, this authoritative treatment delves into the advanced topics of energy and work as they relate to various engineering fields. This practical approach describes real-world applications of thermodynamics concepts, including solar energy, refrigeration, air conditioning, thermofluid design, chemical design, constructal design, and more.


Thermodynamics for Engineers, 2nd Edition

Thermodynamics for Engineers, 2nd Edition
  • Author : Kaufui Vincent Wong
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 05 August 2011
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Aspiring engineers need a text that prepares them to use thermodynamics in professional practice. Thermodynamics instructors need a concise textbook written for a one-semester undergraduate course—a text that foregoes clutter and unnecessary details but furnishes the essential facts and methods. Thermodynamics for Engineers, Second Edition continues to fill both those needs. Paying special attention to the learning process, the author has developed a unique, practical guide to classical thermodynamics. His approach is remarkably cohesive. For example, he develops the



Technical Thermodynamics for Engineers

Technical Thermodynamics for Engineers
  • Author : Achim Schmidt
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 14 June 2019
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Thermodynamics is a subject that all engineering students have to face and that most of them treat with great respect. This makes it all the more important to offer a good and easy-to-understand approach to the laws of energy conversion. This is what this textbook is intended to do: It covers the basics of classical technical thermodynamics as they are typically taught at universities: The first and second law of thermodynamics as well as equations of state are explained for


Thermodynamics

Thermodynamics
  • Author : G. Astarita
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 11 November 2013
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If a Writer would know how to behave himself with relation to Posterity; let him consider in old Books, what he finds, that he is glad to know; and what Omissions he most laments. Jonathan Swift This book emerges from a long story of teaching. I taught chemical engineering thermodynamics for about ten years at the University of Naples in the 1960s, and I still remember the awkwardness that I felt about any textbook I chose to consider-all of them


Thermodynamics for Engineers

Thermodynamics for Engineers
  • Author : Kau-Fui Vincent Wong,Kaufui Vincent Wong
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 21 June 2000
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Aspiring engineers have long needed a text that prepares them to use thermodynamics in professional practice. Thermodynamics instructors need a concise textbook written for a one-semester undergraduate course-a text that foregoes clutter and unnecessary details but furnishes the essential facts and methods. Thermodynamics for Engineers fills both those needs. Paying special attention to the learning process, the author has developed a unique, practical guide to classical thermodynamics. His approach is remarkably cohesive. For example, he develops the same example through