This course covers basic thermal and fluid systems, processes and cycles. Topics covered include: pumps, compressors, engines, heaters, and coolers, energy transfer, fluid flow and the conversion of energy.
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Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
Calculate dimensions and units, work, power and energy and basic fluid properties. [1, 2]
Understand basics of fluid in motion, continuity, steady flow energy equations. [1, 2]
Apply the Bernoulli equation for fluid processes. [1, 2]
Apply Ideal Gas laws and the First law of thermodynamics. [1, 2]
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