## PR8302 - THERMODYNAMICS AND THERMAL ENGINEERING (Syllabus) 2017-regulation Anna University

PR8302

THERMODYNAMICS AND THERMAL ENGINEERING

LPTC

3003

OBJECTIVE:
• To introduce fundamental concepts in thermodynamics, heat transfer, propulsion and refrigeration and air conditioning.

UNIT I

BASIC THERMODYNAMICS

9+6

Systems, Zeroth low, first law. Steady flow energy equation. Heat and work transfer in flow and non- flow processes. Second law, Kelvin-Planck statement - Clausius statement - Concept ofs Entropy, Clausius inequality, Entropy change in non-flow processes. Properties of gases and vapours.

UNIT II

AIR CYCLE AND COMPRESSORS

9+6

Otto, Diesel, Dual combustion and Brayton cycles. Air standard efficiency . Mean effective pressure, Reciprocating compressors.

UNIT III

STEAM AND JET PROPULSION

9+6

Properties of steam – Rankine cycle – Steam Nozzles – Simple jet propulsion system – Thrust rocket motor – Specific impulse.

UNIT IV

REFRIGERATION AND AIR-CONDITIONING

9+6

Principles of Psychrometry and refrigeration - Vapour compression - Vapour absorption types - Co- efficient of performance, Properties of refrigerants – Basic Principle and types Air conditioning.

UNIT V

HEAT TRANSFER

9+6

Conduction in parallel, radial and composite wall – Basics of Convective heat transfer - Fundamentals of Radiative heat transfer – Flow through heat exchangers.

TOTAL : 75 PERIODS

(Use of standard thermodynamic tables, Mollier diagram and Refrigerant property tables are permitted)
OUTCOMES: Student will be able to
• To solve the basic problem in thermodynamics and its concepts
• To understand the concepts in Internal Combustion engines and Compressor
• To understand the basics in Production of Electricity and solve problems based on same
• To know the basics in Refrigeration and Air conditioning
• To analyze the heat transfer techniques and heat transfer in condensers.

TEXT BOOKS:
1. Nag.P.K., “Engineering Thermodynamics”, Tata McGraw-Hill, New Delhi, 2013.
2. Rathakrishnan E., “Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics”, Prentice-Hall India, 2006.

REFERENCES:
1. Ramalingam K.K. “Thermodynamics”, Sci-Tech Publications, 2006
2. Holman.J.P., “Thermodynamics”, 3rd Ed. McGraw-Hill, 2007.
3. Venwylen and Sontag, “Classical Thermodynamics”, Wiley Eastern, 1987
4. Arora C.P, “Thermodynamics”, Tata McGraw-Hill, New Delhi, 2007.
5. Merala C, Pother, Craig W, Somerton, “Thermodynamics for Engineers”, Schaum Outline Series, Tata McGraw-Hill, New Delhi, 2013.