Applied Thermodynamics

Course Information
TitleΕφαρμοσμένη Θερμοδυναμική / Applied Thermodynamics
Code012
FacultyEngineering
SchoolElectrical and Computer Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorVasileios Chatziathanasiou
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID600000960

Programme of Study: Electrical and Computer Engineering

Registered students: 444
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CORECompulsory Course214

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Class ID
600135704
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
Course Type 2011-2015
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Students are expected to: • Deepen in the first and the second Thermodynamic laws. • Develop the ability of analysis of processes with ideal and non-ideal gases (water vapor) • Understand the basic principles of energy and entropy balances • Practice in developing energy and entropy balances and especially in power and cooling cycles • Understand the basic principles of mixtures theory • Practice applying the theory of mixtures to air conditioning applications (using a psychometric diagram).
Course Content (Syllabus)
First law of thermodynamics. Energy balances. Ideal-real gases. Second law of thermodynamics. Entropy-entropy balances. Thermodynamic cycles (Carnot-Rankine-Brayton). Gas Mixtures –Psychrometry- Applications.
Keywords
Thermodynamic laws, energy balances, thermodynamic cycles
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures662.2
Project60.2
Exams481.6
Total1204
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1)Θερμοδυναμική για Μηχανικούς, 8η Έκδοση, Cengel Yunus A., Boles Michael A. 2)ΘΕΡΜΟΔΥΝΑΜΙΚΗ, HANS DIETER BAEHR 3)ΘΕΡΜΟΔΥΝΑΜΙΚΗ ΚΑΙ ΠΡΟΧΩΡΗΜΕΝΗ ΘΕΡΜΟΔΥΝΑΜΙΚΗ, Απόστολος Πολυζάκης
Last Update
02-12-2020