Course Unit Code  Course Unit Title  Type of Course Unit  Year of Study  Semester  Number of ECTS Credits  504002092016  THERMODYNAMICS  Compulsory  2  4  6 

Level of Course Unit 
First Cycle 
Objectives of the Course 
Thermodynamics is one of the basic engineering classes. It is aimed in this course to give basic consepts of thermodynamics, first and second law of thermodynamics and their applications to closed systems and control volumes and power and refrigeration cycles. 
Name of Lecturer(s) 
Prof.Dr.Şebnem TAVMAN, Doç. Dr. Seher KUMCUOĞLU 
Learning Outcomes 
1  To learn the basic concepts of thermodynamics  2  To learn the application areas of thermodynamics  3  To learn the application of thermodynamic laws to the process  4  To learn demostration of properties of pure substances by using phase diagrams and property tables  5  To learn the required conditions for ideal gas state and to use ideal gas equations  6  To demonstrate the application on processes by learning energy transfer with heat, mass and work. To derive equations for given processes  7  To learn the application of the first law of thermodynamcs on closed and open systems  8  To learn the application of the second law of thermodynamcs with processes and cycles  9  To learn the definition of entropy and applying it to processes and cycles with increase of entropy principle  10  To examine efficiency of power and refrigeration cycles in terms of thermodynamics 

Mode of Delivery 
Face to Face 
Prerequisites and corequisities 
None 
Recommended Optional Programme Components 
None 
Course Contents 
Basic principles of thermodynamics, properties of pure substances, thermodynamic diagrams and tables of pure substances, ideal gases, heat and work, application of first law of thermodynamics to closed systems, application of first law of thermodynamics to control volumes, second law of thermodynamics, entropy, power cycles, refrigeration cycles. 
Weekly Detailed Course Contents 

1  Introduction and Basic Concepts of Thermodynamics  Problem solving   2  Properties of a System and Processes  Problem solving   3  Properties of pure substances, property diagrams and tables  Problem solving   4  The ideal gas equation, compressibility factor, specific heat  Problem solving   5  Energy transfer by heat work and mass  Problem solving   6  First Law of thermodynamicsClosed systems  Problem solving   7  First Law of thermodynamicsOpen systems  Problem solving   8  Midterm Exam    9  Second Law of thermodynamics  Problem solving   10  Entropy, the increase of entropy principle, entropy change of pure substances  Problem solving   11  Entropy, isentropic processes, entropy balance  Problem solving   12  Basic considerations in the analysis of power cycles  Problem solving   13  Rankine Cycle: The ideal and actual cycles for vapor power cycles  Problem solving   14  The ideal reheat Rankine Cycle and refrigeration cycles  Problem solving   15  The ideal and actual vapor compression refrigeration cycles  Problem solving   16  Final exam   

Recommended or Required Reading 
DERS KİTABI:
1. Cengel Y. A., Cimbala J., Turner R. H., 2008. Fundamentals of ThermalFluid Sciences, Mc Graw Hill Third Edition. 1152 pp.
YARDIMCI KİTAPLAR:
1. Van Wylen G., Sonntag R., Borgnakke C., 1994. Fundamentals of Classical Thermodynamics, John Wiley and Sons Inc. 852 pp. 
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods 

Assessment Methods and Criteria   Language of Instruction  English  Work Placement(s)  None 

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