Applied Thermodynamics By P K Nag


Title: Applied Thermodynamics

Author: P K Nag

Book Description:

P. K. Nag’s Engineering Thermodynamics is a comprehensive book for engineering students. The book comprises of property tables, charts, multiple choice questions and miscellaneous solved problems for the students.

In addition, there are multiple chapters that help in making a clear understanding of thermodynamics, thermal energy and heat engines. This book is essential mechanical engineering students.

This book is equally important for mechanical engineering, production engineering, thermal engineering, mining engineering, aeronautical engineering and instrumental and control engineering.

Topics Covered in Thermodynamics by P K Nag:

1. Introduction
2. Temperature
3. Work and Heat Transfer
4. First Law of Thermodynamics
5. First Law Applied to Flow Processes
6. Second Law of Thermodynamics
7. Entropy
8. Energy
9. Properties of Pure Substances
10. Properties of Gases and Gas Mixtures
11. Thermodynamic Relations, Equilibrium and Stability
12. Vapour Power Cycles
13. Gas Power Cycles
14. Refrigeration Cycles
15. Psychrometrics
16. Reactive Systems
17. Compressible Fluid Flow
18. Gas Compressors
Appendix A Property Tables
Appendix B Property Charts
Appendix C Multiple Choice Questions
Appendix D Miscellaneous Solved Problems

About P. K. Nag

P. K Nag is an Indian author and an eminent professor at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur. He has authored books like Heat and Mass Transfer, Power Plant Engineering and Basic and Applied Thermodynamics.