Mechanical Engineering : Generalized thermodynamics relations. Real gas effects, gas tables, dense gas equations of state and generalized compressibility, enthalpy, and entropy charts. Vapour and gas power cycles (coal/nuclear power plants). Refrigerators and heat pumps. Psychrometry and air conditioning processes. Thermodynamics of reactive gas mixtures.
Terms: Fall 2012, Winter 2013
Instructors: David Frost (Fall) Evgeny Timofeev (Winter)
Prerequisite: MECH 240