
Description of Individual Course UnitsCourse Unit Code  Course Unit Title  Type of Course Unit  Year of Study  Semester  Number of ECTS Credits  502013222017  THERMODYNAMICS AND HEAT TRANSFER  Compulsory  3  5  4 
 Level of Course Unit  First Cycle  Objectives of the Course  To teach the general concepts of thermodynamics and heat conduction  Name of Lecturer(s)  Doç. Dr. Ahmet Çay  Learning Outcomes  1  To learn the basics of thermodynamics and heat conduction  2  To learn energy analysis of a system 
 Mode of Delivery  Face to Face  Prerequisites and corequisities  None  Recommended Optional Programme Components  None  Course Contents  Basics of thermodynamics, properties of pure substances, the first law of thermodynamcis: closed systems, the first law of thermodynamcis: control volumes, the second law of thermodynamics, introduction to heat transfer, one dimensional steadystate conduction, two dimensional steadystate conduction  Weekly Detailed Course Contents  
1  Basics of thermodynamics: Dimensions and units, systems and properties, density, state and equlibrium, processes, temperature and zeroth law of thermodynamcis, temperature scales, pressure, barometer and manometer    2  Properties of pure substances: phases of a pure substance, phasechange processes, enthalpy, property diagrams for phasechange processes    3  Properties of pure substances: ideal gases, the ideal gas equation of state, compressibility factor    4  Energy and energy transfer: forms of energy, mechanical energy, heat and work, electrical work, spring work, shaft work    5  The first law of thermodynamics, closed systems: derivative and integral solutions of basic functions, moving boundary work, polytropic process    6  The first law of thermodynamics, closed systems: Energy balance for closed systems, specific heat, enthalpy and internal energy of ideal gases, enthalpy and internal energy of solids and liquids    7  The first law of thermodynamics, control volumes: Steady flow processes, conservation of mass, conservation of energy, flow work    8  The first law of thermodynamics, control volumes: Nozzles and diffusers, turbines and compressors, mixing chambers, heat exchangers    9  The second law of thermodynamics: Thermal efficiency, KelvinPlanck statement, heat pumps, coefficient of performance, Clausius statement, reversible and irreversible processes, the Carnot cycle    10  Midterm exam    11  Basics of heat transfer: Conduction, Fourier's law, convection, Newton's law of cooling, radiation, StefanBoltzman law    12  Introduction to conduction: the conduction rate equation, thermal conductivity, one dimensional steady state conduction, the plane wall, thermal resistance, the composite wall    13  Introduction to conduction: radial systems, conduction with thermal energy generation    14  Two dimensional steady state conduction    15     16    
 Recommended or Required Reading  Y. Çengel, M.A. Boles,(Çeviri: Taner Derbentli) “Mühendislik Yaklaşımıyla Termodinamik”, Literatür Yayıncılık, 1996.
G.J. Van Wylen, R.E. Sonntag, Fundamentals of Classical Thermodynamics, Wiley, 1985.
F.P. Incropera, D.P. DeWitt, “Fundamentals of Heat and Mass Transfer, John Wiley and Sons, 1996.
J.P. Holman, “Heat Transfer, McGraw Hill, 1997.
 Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods   Assessment Methods and Criteria  
Midterm Examination  1  100  SUM  100  
Final Examination  1  100  SUM  100  Term (or Year) Learning Activities  40  End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities  60  SUM  100 
 Language of Instruction  Turkish  Work Placement(s)  None 
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Attending Lectures  13  3  39  Problem Solving  1  35  35  Individual Study for Mid term Examination  1  20  20  Individual Study for Final Examination  1  20  20  
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes   * Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High 



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