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Thermal Science

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0071772340
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6/26/2012
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McGraw-Hill Professional
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A concise, illustrated core thermal science text with a focus on industrial applications Essential for engineering students and those preparing for the FE/EIT exam, Thermal Scienceoffers a one-semester course treatment of the three main topics in thermal science: thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, and heat transfer. In addition to theory, the book uses a numerical approach to heat transfer, solving large-scale, real-world engineering problems. This book first covers thermodynamics, how energy is transformed and the interactions between temperature, pressure, and volume, and applications such as the efficiency of engines and refrigerators. Fluid mechanics is the second core topic and examines fluids, forces, and fluid motion; with applications in aerospace, chemical, civil, environmental, and mechanical engineering. Heat transfer is discussed next, the applications of which include heat exchangers, heating, ventilating, air-conditioning (HVAC), car radiators, hot water heaters, steam boilers, cooling of microelectronics, and even ordinary cooking utensils. Thermal Science Offers a compact, one-semester course treatment of the three main topics in thermal science Stresses the fundamentals of thermal sciences and covers sub-topics in depth, notably in fluid mechanics Includes examples in each of the three sub-topics of thermal science, demonstrated with real-world engineering problems Contains dozens of illustrations, some three-dimensional Written by an expert who taught the course for 14 years and has several years of industrial experience in aerospace engineering Valuable to engineers preparing for the FE/EIT exam Puts definitions into perspective with simple language and examples

Table of Contents

PART 1: THERMODYNAMICS
Ch 1. Foreword
Ch 2. Definitions
Ch 3. Properties of Pure Substances
Ch 4. Properties of Ideal Gases
Ch 6. Energy Conversion By Cycles
Ch 7. Gas Power Cycles

PART II: FLUID MECHANICS
Ch 8. Flow-Governing Equations
Ch 9. Sonic Speed in Ideal Gases
Ch 10. Introduction of the Critical Mach Number
Ch 11. Continuity in Terms of the Critical Mach Number
Ch 12. Isentropic Flow Through Varying-Area Passages
Ch 13. Rotating Machinery Fluid Mechanics
Ch 14. Velocity Diagrams
Ch 15. Cross-Flow Area Variation
Ch 16. Supersonic Stator Cascade
Ch 17. Normal Shocks
Ch 18. Fanno Flow Process for a Viscous Flow Field
Ch 19. Rayleigh Flow
Ch 20. Dynamic Similarity (Similitude) Theory
Ch 21. Radial Equilibrium Theory

PART III: HEAT TRANSFER
Ch 22. Introduction
Ch 23. Heat Conduction
Ch 24. Heat Convection
Ch 25. Lumped Parameter Analysis
Ch 26. Heat Transfer By Radiation

Appendix A: Analysis
Appendix B: Charts and Tables



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