AF1503 Thermodynamics for Architecture and Built Environment 3.0 credits

Termodynamik för samhällsbyggnad

Basic knowledge of heat and mass transfer in building components.

Conservation Laws: continuity, energy and momentum equations.

General characteristics for fluids and gases.

Offering and execution

Course offering missing for current semester as well as for previous and coming semesters

Course information

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents *

Basic knowledge of heat and mass transfer in building components.

Conservation Laws: continuity, energy and momentum equations.

General characteristics for fluids and gases.

Intended learning outcomes *

Describe and explain the fundamental concepts and phenomena in engineering thermodynamics. Although able to derive some fundamentally important relationships and concepts in thermodynamics as well as cooling and heating processes.

Course Disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites *

SH1010 Physics for the Built Environment, SG1107 Mechanics or equivalent

Recommended prerequisites

SF1676 Differential Equations with Applications or equivalent course

Equipment

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Literature

Kompendium i teknisk termodynamik. (2006) Särtryck för Installationsteknik, KTH.

Examination and completion

Grading scale *

A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Examination *

  • TEN1 - Examination, 2.2 credits, Grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • ÖVN1 - Exercises, 0.8 credits, Grading scale: P, F

Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

Other requirements for final grade *

TEN1 - Examination, 2.2, grade scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

ÖVN1 - Exercises 0,8, grade scale: P, F

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Examiner

Ivo Martinac

Further information

Course web

Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.

Course web AF1503

Offered by

ABE/Sustainable Buildings

Main field of study *

Technology

Education cycle *

First cycle

Add-on studies

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Contact

Ivo Martinac, ivo.martinac@byv.kth.se

Ethical approach *

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.