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2017-2018 Academic Catalogue 
    
2017-2018 Academic Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOGUE]

EGR 271 - Engineering Thermodynamics (1)

Thermodynamics is the study of energy and its conversion to other forms, notably work and heat. Topics include internal energy, enthalpy, entropy and temperature; the first and second laws of thermodynamics; combustion, cyclic processes, engines, efficiency and refrigeration; heat transfer. Practical applications of thermodynamics are also discussed, including power generation, pollution and waste control, materials science and chemical engineering. Prerequisite: PHY 161