Academic Catalog

CHE204 THERMODYNAMICS I

Course Code: 5630204
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 4(4-0)
ECTS Credit: 7.0
Department: Chemical Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assist.Prof.Dr PINAR ZEYNEP ULFAZ EMECEN
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 2300105
The course set above should be completed before taking CHE204 THERMODYNAMICS I .

Course Content

Concepts of equilibrium, temperature and reversibility. First law and concepts of heat and work; second law and entropy. Equations of state and thermodynamic properties of pure substances. Engineering applications of these principles in the analysis and design of closed and open systems. Thermodynamic analysis of cyclic processes including power generation and refrigeration.