Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics, Eighth Edition

  • 24h 50m
  • Daisie D. Boettner, Howard N. Shapiro, Margaret B. Bailey, Michael J. Moran
  • John Wiley & Sons (US)
  • 2014

Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics by Moran, Shapiro, Boettner and Bailey continues its tradition of setting the standard for teaching students how to be effective problem solvers. Now in its eighth edition, this market-leading text emphasizes the authors’ collective teaching expertise as well as the signature methodologies that have taught entire generations of engineers worldwide.

Integrated throughout the text are real-world applications that emphasize the relevance of thermodynamics principles to some of the most critical problems and issues of today, including a wealth of coverage of topics related to energy and the environment, biomedical/bioengineering, and emerging technologies.

In this Book

  • How to Use This Book Effectively
  • Conversion Factors
  • Getting Started—Introductory Concepts and Definitions
  • Energy and the First Law of Thermodynamics
  • Evaluating Properties
  • Control Volume Analysis Using Energy
  • The Second Law of Thermodynamics
  • Using Entropy
  • Exergy Analysis
  • Vapor Power Systems
  • Gas Power Systems
  • Refrigeration and Heat Pump Systems
  • Thermodynamic Relations
  • Ideal Gas Mixture and Psychrometric Applications
  • Reacting Mixtures and Combustion
  • Chemical and Phase Equilibrium
  • Symbols