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Organization
2011/2012 Applied Sciences Bachelor Applied Physics
TN1201
Thermodynamics
ECTS: 3
Responsible Instructor
Name E-mail
Prof.dr.ir. C.R. Kleijn    C.R.Kleijn@tudelft.nl
Instructor
Name E-mail
Dr.ir. G.C.J. Bart    G.C.J.Bart@tudelft.nl
Contact Hours / Week x/x/x/x
0/0/0/4
Education Period
4
Start Education
4
Exam Period
4
5
Course Language
Dutch
Required for
BSc AP
Expected prior knowledge
Physics 1
Course Contents
1. Basic concepts: open and closed systems; intensive and extensive properties;
2. Energy; First law of Thermodynamics; heat and work; energy balance for closed systems;
3. Properties; p-v-T relations for generic media, incompressible media and ideal gases; internal energy and enthalpy;
4. Energy balance for open systems;
5. Second law of thermodynamics; thermodynamics cycles; reversible and irreversible processes; Carnot cycle;
6. Entropy; Entropy balance for closed and open systems; isentropic processes; isentropic efficiency
Study Goals
Become familiar with the basic concepts and laws of classical thermodynamics and their application to engineering problems
Education Method
two times two hours per week: first hour lecture; second hour exercises
Literature and Study Materials
M.J. Moran and H.N. Shapiro: Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics (5th or 6th edition, SI Units); John Wiley and Sons, 2006, ISBN 0-470-03037-2 or 978-0-470-54019-0
Books
M.J. Moran and H.N. Shapiro: Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics (5th or 6th edition, SI Units); John Wiley and Sons, 2006, ISBN 0-470-03037-2 or 978-0-470-54019-0
Assessment
participation exercises; homework; written examn
Permitted Materials during Tests
tables (will be provided); calculator; formula sheet (will be provided)
Studyload/Week
4 hours lecture/exercises per week + 4 hours self-study and homework per week (during 7 weeks) + 28 hours of exam preparation.