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Thermodynamics

level of course unit

First cycle, Bachelor

Learning outcomes of course unit

Students are able to:
• make use of the principles and laws of thermodynamics when tackling specific problems
(assessment / interpretation).
• apply the principles and laws to machines and plants.
• make a mathematical analysis and assessment of real processes by using comparison
processes

prerequisites and co-requisites

not applicable

course contents

• Laws of therrmodynamics
• Equation of state and change of state of ideal gases
• Cyclical processes
• Water and steam
• Thermal machines
• Heat conduction, combustion

recommended or required reading

• Cerbe, Wilhelms (2013): Technische Thermodynamik: Theoretische Grundlagen und praktische
Anwendungen, 17. Aufl., Carl Hanser Verlag München
• Baehr (2005): Thermodynamik: Grundlagen und technische Anwendungen, 12. Aufl., Springer
Vieweg Verlag Wiesbaden
• Doering, Schedwill, Dehli (2012): Grundlagen der technischen Thermodynamik, 7. Aufl.,
Springer Vieweg Verlag Wiesbaden
• Berties (1996): Übungsbeispiele aus der Wärmelehre, 20. Aufl., Fachbuchverlag Leipzig

assessment methods and criteria

Exam

language of instruction

German

number of ECTS credits allocated

3

planned learning activities and teaching methods

Excercise

semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered

3

name of lecturer(s)

Director of Studies

year of study

Second year of studies

recommended optional program components

not applicable

course unit code

vzHIW2

type of course unit

Compulsory

mode of delivery

In-class course

work placement(s)

not applicable