Description of Individual Course Units
 Course 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 co-requisities
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 steady-state conduction, two dimensional steady-state conduction
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
 Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory 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, phase-change processes, enthalpy, property diagrams for phase-change 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, Kelvin-Planck statement, heat pumps, coefficient of performance, Clausius statement, reversible and irreversible processes, the Carnot cycle 10 Mid-term exam 11 Basics of heat transfer: Conduction, Fourier's law, convection, Newton's law of cooling, radiation, Stefan-Boltzman 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
 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
 Term (or Year) Learning Activities Quantity Weight Midterm Examination 1 100 SUM 100 End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities Quantity Weight Final Sınavı 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