Thermodynamics for Dummies (BOK)

Mike Pauken

199,00 19900
Sendes vanligvis innen 5-15 dager
Take some heat off the complexity of thermodynamics

Does the mere thought of thermodynamics make you sweat? It doesn't have to! This hands-on guide helps you score your highest in a thermodynamics course by offering easily understood, plain-English explanations of how energy is used in things like automobiles, airplanes, air conditioners, and electric power plants. *

Thermodynamics 101 take a look at some examples of both natural and man-made thermodynamic systems and get a handle on how energy can be used to perform work *

Turn up the heat discover how to use the first and second laws of thermodynamics to determine (and improve upon) the efficiency of machines *

Oh, behave get the 411 on how gases behave and relate to one another in different situations, from ideal-gas laws to real gases *

Burn with desire find out everything you need to know about conserving mass and energy in combustion processes

Open the book and find: *

The laws of thermodynamics *

Important properties and their relationships *

The lowdown on solids, liquids, and gases *

How work and heat go handin hand *

The cycles that power thermodynamic processes *

Chemical mixtures and reactions *

Ten pioneers in thermodynamics *

Real-world applications of thermodynamic laws and concepts

Learn to: *

Master the concepts and principles of thermodynamics *

Develop the problem-solving skills used by professional engineers *

Ace your thermodynamics course


Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Heftet
Utgitt 2011 Forfatter Mike Pauken
ISBN 9781118002919
Antall sider 384 Dimensjoner 18,2cm x 23,1cm x 1,9cm
Vekt 522 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd