Thermodynamics, Cycles and IC Engines, Basic concepts. Open and Closed systems. Heat and work, Zerothe, First and Second Law, Application to non‐flow and Flow processes. Entropy, Availability, Irreversibility and TDS relations. Clapeyron and real gas equations, Properties of ideal gases and vapours. Standard vapour. Gas power and Refrigeration cycles. Two stage compressor. C. I. and S. I. Engines. Pre‐ignition, Detonation and Diesel‐knock, Fuel injection and Carburation. Supercharging Tubro‐prop and Rocket engines. Engine Cooling. Emission and Control, Fuel gas analysis. Measurement of Calorific values. Conventional and Nuclear fuels. Elements of Nuclear power production.
Heat Transfer and Refrigeration and Airconditioning Modes of heat transfer. One dimensional steady and unsteady condition. Composite slab and Equivalent Resistance. Heat dissipation from extended surfaces. Heat exchangers. Overall heat transfer coefficient. Empirical correlations for heat transfer in laminar and turbulent flows and for free and forced Convection. Thermal boundary layer over a flat plate. Fundamentals of diffusive and convective mass transfer, Block, body and basic concepts in Radiation. Enclosure theory. Shape factor. Net work analysis. Heat pump and Refrigeration cycles and systems. Refrigerants. Condensers. Evaporators and expansion devices. Psychrometry, Charts and application to airconditioning. Sensible heating and cooling. Effective temperature, Comfort indices. Load calculations. Solar refrigeration. Controls, Duct design.