Applied Thermodynamics II

Course Information
TitleΕφαρμοσμένη Θερμοδυναμική ΙΙ / Applied Thermodynamics II
SchoolChemical Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
Course ID20000702

Programme of Study: PPS Tmīmatos CΗīmikṓn Mīchanikṓn (2021-sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSCompulsory Course425

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Το introduce the students to the following principles a) Thermodynamics of solutions b) Chemical reaction equilibria. c) The phase rule and Duhem's theorem for reacting systems multireaction equilibria.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
Course Content (Syllabus)
Systems of variable composition. Ideal behavior. The chemical potential as a criterion of phase equilibrium. The ideal-gas mixture. The ideal solution. Rault's law. Systems of variable composition. Nonideal behavior. Partial properties. Fugacity. Excess Gibbs energy. Activity and activity coefficients. Phase equilibria. The phase rule. Duhem's theorem. Vapor-liquid equilibrium. Flash calculations. Henry's law. Evaluation of partial properties. Equilibrium and stability. Systems of limited liquid-phase miscibility. Chemical reaction equilibria. The reaction coordinate. Application of equilibrium criteria to chemical reactions. The standard Gibbs energy and the equilibrium constant. Evaluation of equilibrium constants. The phase rule and Duhem's theorem for reacting systems multireaction equilibria.
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Book
Course Organization
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1) Smith, Van Ness and Abbott: “ΕΙΣΑΓΩΓΗ ΣΤΗ ΘΕΡΜΟΔΥΝΑΜΙΚΗ”, 2)E. Gyftopoulos & G. Beretta “Thermodynamics: Foundations and Applications”
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