Mar 18, 2018  
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018 
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018

ENGR 352 - Statistical and Engineering Thermodynamics

3 cr.

(Prerequisite: PHYS 270/PHYS 270L )

Derivation of Thermodynamics from probability theory and atomic physics; Laws of Thermodynamics; Maxwell relations; chemical potential and phase changes; refrigerators and heat pumps; theory of gasses and theory of solids.  Special topics dependent upon interests of majors represented.  (Credit cannot be earned for ENGR 352 and PHYS 352 .) Three hours lecture.