FMJ3116 Engineering Thermodynamics 7.5 credits

Termodynamik

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Content and learning outcomes

Course contents *

The laws of thermodynamics, systems & general relationships, Classical thermodynamics with applications in energy technology, and Cycles. Control volumes and Units, Pure substance behavior, Energy transfers, Energy equation for a control mass, Energy equation for a control volume, Classical second law of thermodynamics, Entropy for a control mass, Entropy equation for a control volume, Exergy analysis, Power and refrigeration systems-with phase change, Power and refrigeration systems-gaseous working fluids, Ideal gas mixtures, Thermodynamic property relations, Combustion, Phase and chemical equilibrium, compressible flow. 

Intended learning outcomes *

To broaden as well as deepening understanding in the field of thermodynamics and facilitate training in modeling and problem solving related to engineering thermodynamics.

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites *

The undergraduate course in Applied thermodynamics MJ1112 or similar. Undergraduate courses in heat transfer and fluid mechanics.

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Examination and completion

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P, F

Examination *

  • SEM1 - Seminars, 5.0 credits, Grading scale: P, F
  • SEM2 - Seminars, 2.5 credits, Grading scale: P, F

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Other requirements for final grade *

Accepted journal or conference paper, approved lecture presentation, passed report and presentation at seminar 6-8 and active participation during all course activities.

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Examiner

Per Lundqvist

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ITM/Energy Technology

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Education cycle *

Third cycle

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Contact

Per Lundqvist (per.lundqvist@energy.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.

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Postgraduate courses at ITM/Energy Technology