2014-2015 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
EGR 360 - Thermodynamics
Basic concepts of thermodynamics and an introduction to heat transfer. Properties of pure substances, equation of state, work, heat, first and second laws of thermodynamics, closed systems and control volume analysis, irreversibility and availability, refrigeration and power cycles, thermodynamic relations, introduction to conduction, convection, radiation, heat transfer, and heat exchanger design. (4-0-0) Offered fall and winter semesters. Prerequisites: PHY 231 or PHY 234. MTH 302. Admitted to electrical, interdisciplinary, mechanical, or product design and manufacturing engineering major.