Thermodynamics And Thermal Engineering, A Core Text In Si Units, Meets The Complete Requirements Of The Students Of Mechanical Engineering In All Universities. Ultimately, It Aims At Aiding The Students Genuinely Understand The Basic Principles Of Thermodynamics And Apply Those Concepts To Practical Problems Confidently. It Provides A Clear And Detailed Exposition Of Basic Principles Of Thermodynamics. Concepts Like Enthalpy, Entropy, Reversibility, Availability Are Presented In Depth And In A Simple Manner. Important Applications Of Thermodynamics Like Various Engineering Cycles And Processes Are Explained In Detail. Introduction To Latest Topics Are Enclosed At The End.Each Topic Is Further Supplemented With Solved Problems Including Problems From Gate, Ies Exams, Objective Questions Along With Answers, Review Questions And Exercise Problems Alongwith Answers For An Indepth Understanding Of The Subject.11.1 INTRODUCTION Thermodynamic cycle or a cyclic process consists of series of thermodynamic processes which takes place in a certain order in such a way that the final state coincides with the initial state. When the ... Therefore the net workdone of the cycle, is the area of the portion 1-2-3-4-1. The study of various thermodynamic cycles is important to understand the working of power developing systems such as turbines and various engines like diesel engine, petrol engine, etc.

Title | : | Thermodynamics and Thermal Engineering |

Author | : | J.Selwin Rajadurai |

Publisher | : | New Age International - 2003-01-01 |

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