UNIT 1

Student will learn:

  1. Thermodynamics is a science of energy considering its all aspects and transformations.
  2. Understand the microscopic and macroscopic approach of thermodynamics
  3. Understand and define the following terms:
  4. System, surrounding, boundary, closed, open and isolated system etc.
  5. Understand what is meant by sensible and latent energy.
  6. Distinguish between extensive and intensive properties with  examples
  7. Understand what is meant by thermodynamic equilibrium and difference between thermal equilibrium
  8. Significance of zeroth, first and second law f thermodynamics and the statement of Kelvin and Clausius.
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