Southern Polytechnic State University

Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2012-2013

MET 3401 Thermodynamics I

Prerequisites: MATH 2253, PHYS 1111.1111L or PHYS 2211, 2211L


Covers the fundamentals of thermodynamics. Use of steam and gas tables is introduced. Property relations for ideal gases and incompressible liquids are introduced. Applications of the First and Second Laws to closed and open systems are studied. Heat engines, refrigerators, heat pumps, availability and irreversibility are studied.

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