IIT Guwahati Syllabus for Thermodynamics
ME 211. Thermodynamics (2-1-0-6) [Top]
Thermodynamic systems; States, processes, heat and work; Zeroth law; First law; Properties of pure substances and steam, Mollier diagram; Second law, Carnot cycle, entropy, corollaries of the second law; Application of first and second laws to closed and open systems; irreversibility and availability, exergy analysis; Thermodynamic relations;
Properties of mixtures of ideal gases; Thermodynamic cycles – Otto, Diesel, dual and Joule, Third Law of Thermodynamics.
 R E Sonntag, C Borgnakke and G J Van Wylen, Fundamentals of Thermodynamics, 6th Ed., John Wiley, 2003.
 G F C Rogers and Y R Mayhew, Engineering Thermodynamics Work and Heat Transfer, 4th Ed., Pearson 2003.
 J P Howell and P O Buckius, Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics, McGraw Hill, 1992.
 Y. A. Cengel and M. A. Boles, Thermodynamics, An Engineering Approach, 4th Ed., Tata McGraw Hill, 2003.