THERMODYNAMICS & HYDRAULICS (3320201)  

Syllabus

Sr. Topics Teaching Hours Module Weightage
1
BASIC OF THERMODYN AMICS
1.1 Thermodynamic system
1.2 Properties of substance like pressure, temperature, volume, heat, work, energy.
1.3 Thermodynamic processes &cycles
1.4 Work and heat transfer
i Difference between heat and work
ii Understanding of work transfer, displacement work, other types of work transfer- electric work, shaft work, pedal(stirring) work, flow work
iii Heat transfer, specific heat, latent heat
1.5 Various forms of energy like static energy, kinetic energy, potential energy internal energy, enthalpy etc.
1.6 Concept of enthalpy and entropy
2
LAWS OF THERMODYNA MICS
2.1 Zeroth Law of Thermodynamics
2.2 First Law of Thermodynamics, its limitations & Application to flow processes. (No numerical)
2.3 Second law of Thermodynamics Kelvin Planck & Claudius statements, Refrigerator & heat pump
2.4 Concept of Reversible and irreversible processes
2.5 Heat Engine
2.6 Concept of Available energy referred to a cycle
3
IDEAL GASES AND PROCESSES :
3.1 Ideal gas laws and equation
3.2 Specific heat of ideal gas
3.3 Various thermodynamic processes like constant pressure, constant volume, constant temperature etc.
4
THERMODYNA MIC CYCLES :
4.1 Different air standard cycles and their importance- Carnot cycle, Otto cycle, Diesel cycle, Dual cycle.
4.2 Determine work done and efficiency of above cycles.
4.3Applications of different thermodynamic cycles.
5
FUNDAMENTALS OF HYDRAULICS
5.1 Properties of Fluid.
5.2 Fluid statics -concept, definitions of total pressure and centre of pressure, buoyant force and criteria for stability of floating body. Pascal’s law.
5.3 Fluid dynamics- Types of flow, continuity equation, Bernoulli’s theorem, Euler’s equation of motion
5.4 Flow through simple pipes –pressure drop in pipes.
5.5 List of various instruments used for measuring various fluid properties.
6
FLUID CONTROL SYSTEM AND PUMPS
6.1 Concept and need of control system
6.2 Types of pumps
6.3 Working of reciprocating pumps
6.4 Working of Centrifugal pumps
6.5 Comparison of RC of CF pumps.
6.6 Simple problems on pumps.