Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
ZTM203THERMODYNAMICSElective123
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course is to provide the understanding and application of thermodynamic laws in to the engineering systems.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof.Dr. R. Cengiz AKDENİZ
Learning Outcomes
1Understanding of basic definitions and zeroth law of thermodynamics.
2Understanding of properties of pure substances, ideal gas equation of state and ability to use the solving of technical issues.
3Understanding of first law of thermodynamic and applying the first law of thermodynamic to the closed and control volumes.
4Understanding of energy transfer by heat, work and mass and ability to solve technical problems.
5Understanding of second law of thermodynamic and applying to the systems.
6Understanding of the basic knowledge on gas power refrigeration cycles and applying to the systems.
7Understanding of gas-vapor mixtures and air conditioning (climatization) processes and applying to the systems.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Basic concepts of thermodynamics, forms of energy, system and its properties, pressure and temperature concepts, first law of thermodynamics, phases of pure substances, phase changes processes, ideal gases, compressibility factor, first law of thermodynamics: application to closed and open systems, second law of thermodynamics, reversible and irreversible phase changes, Carnot cycle, heat engine, refrigerators, heat pumps, entropy, reversible steady-flow work, reversible work and irreversibility, gas power cycles, Otto ve Diesel cycles, refrigeration cycles, gas vapor mixtures, thermodynamic properties of water vapor and moist air, air conditioning processes.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Basic concepts of thermodynamics-Zeroth Law of thermodynamics
2Properties of pure substances
3First law of thermodynamics-closed systems, energy transfer by heat, work and mass
4First law of thermodynamics-open systems
5Second law of thermodynamics: heat engines, refrigerators
6Second law of thermodynamics: heat pumps, carnot principles,
7Entropy
8Midterm exam
9Exergy
10Gas power cycles
11Refrigeration cycles
12Gas mixtures
13Gas-vapor mixtures
14Water vapor and thermodynamical properties
15Air conditioning processes
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Çengel, Y.A., M.A. Boles, 2007. Thermodynamics, An Engineering Approach Sixth Edition. Mc Graw Hill, ISBN: 978-007-8. Çengel, Y.A., M.A. Boles, 2008. Termodinamik-Mühendislik Yaklaşımıyla, Çeviri Editörü: Ali Pınarbaşı, ISBN: 978-975-6240-26-7, Izmİr Güven Kitabevi, İzmir. Howell, J.R., R.O.Buckius, 1992. Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics. Mc Graw Hill, ISBN: 0-07-909369-8 Sonntag, R.E., C. Borgnakke, G.J.V. Wylen, 2003. Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics. Wiley, ISBN: 0-471-15232-3 Çengel, Y.A., R.H.Turner, 2001. Fundamentals of Thermal-Fluid Sciences. Mc Graw Hill, ISBN: 0-07-118152-0
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination133
Final Examination133
Attending Lectures14342
Report Preparation14228
Project Preparation236
Individual Study for Mid term Examination177
Individual Study for Final Examination11212
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)101
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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