Basic concepts and definitions, properties of pure substances, system and control volume, working fluid, processes and cycles, work, heat and energy, ideal gases, state equation. Pure substance and phase changes, thermal equilibrium. First law of thermodynamics, internal energy and enthalpy, first law of thermodynamics for closed and open systems. Principles of heat transfer, conduction, convection and radiation. Steady state and transient conductive heat transfer with convection and radiation as applied to building materials and geometries. Heating and cooling load analysis including building shapes, construction type, infiltration, occupancy and ventilation rates.
Course ID: ENG 352
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