Undergraduate Catalog 2014-2015 [Archived Catalog] [Archived Catalog]
THIS COURSE IS OFFERED RESIDENTIALLY ONLY
In-depth study covering energy systems, refrigeration, compressible flow, mixtures and solutions, ideal and real gases, reversibility/irreversibility, thermodynamic equilibrium, psychrometrics, cogeneration and regeneration/reheat; cycles; heating and cooling loads (e.g.,degree day data, sensible heat, latent heat); coefficient of performance and energy storages. Topics will also include performance of components (e.g., compressors, condensers, evaporators, expansion valves), cycles and processes (e.g., Otto, Diesel, Brayton, Rankine), combustion and combustion products.
2 hours lecture; 2 hours lab
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