Students attending this Cource will:
• be introduced to the basic concepts of Thermodynamics via the stability and equilibrium of systems
• be introduced to the concept of Energy via the rules of Kinematics and Dynamics of Classic Physics
• understand the concepts of Adiabatic Avaiabilitym Available Energy, Entropy and Absolute Temperature
• learn the design of processes with the use of Energy-Entropy Diagrams
Course Content (Syllabus)
Kinematics and Dynamics. Energy. Stability of Equilibrium. Adiabatic Availability. Available Energy. Entropy. Stable Equilibrium State Principle. Temperature. Total Potentials. Pressure. Work and Heat. Energy versus Entropy Graphs.