Thermodynamics 221

Modulekode MTX 221
Kwalifikasie Undergraduate
Fakulteit Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology

Application overview. Concepts: system, control mass, control volume, property, state, process, cycles, mass, volume, density, pressure, pure substances, property tables, ideal gases, work and heat, internal energy, enthalpy, specific heat capacity. First law of thermodynamics for control masses and control volumes. Conservation of mass. Processes: isothermal, polytropic, adiabatic, isentropic. Second law of thermodynamics and entropy for control masses and control volumes. Introduction to power cycles . Experimental techniques in thermodynamics.

Modulekrediete 16.00
Prerequisites FSK 116 or FSK 176
Contact time 3 lectures per week, 1 practical per week, 1 tutorial per week
Language of tuition Afrikaans and English are used in one class
Department Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering
Period of presentation Semester 2

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