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Thermodynamics & heat books

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Finite Time Thermodynamics of Power and Refrigeration Cycles by Pramod Kumar Finite Time Thermodynamics of Power and Refrigeration Cycles

This book addresses the concept and applications of Finite Time Thermodynamics to various thermal energy conversion systems including heat engines, heat pumps, and refrigeration and air-conditioning systems. The book is the first of its kind, presenting detailed analytical formulations for...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/11/2017

Weighted Residual Methods Principles, Modifications and Applications by Mohammad (Assistant Professor, Esfarayen University of Technology, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Esfarayen, Nor Hatami Weighted Residual Methods Principles, Modifications and Applications
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Weighted Residual Methods: Principles, Modifications and Applications introduces a range of WRMs, providing examples that show how they can be used to solve complex engineering problems with greater accuracy and computational efficiency. Examples focus on non-linear problems, including the motion...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

The Classical Stefan Problem Basic Concepts, Modelling and Analysis with Quasi-Analytical Solutions and Methods by S. C. Gupta The Classical Stefan Problem Basic Concepts, Modelling and Analysis with Quasi-Analytical Solutions and Methods

The Classical Stefan Problem: Basic Concepts, Modeling and Analysis with Quasi-Analytical Solutions and Methods, Second Edition provides the fundamental theory, concepts, modeling and analysis of the physical, mathematical, thermodynamical and metallurgical properties of classical Stefan and Stefan-like problems as applied...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Incropera's Principles of Heat and Mass Transfer by Theodore L. Bergman, Adrienne S. Lavine, Frank P. Incropera, David P. DeWitt Incropera's Principles of Heat and Mass Transfer
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Format: Paperback - Released: 18/08/2017

Experiments on the Thermodynamics of Information Processing by Momcilo Gavrilov Experiments on the Thermodynamics of Information Processing

This thesis reveals how the feedback trap technique, developed to trap small objects for biophysical measurement, could be adapted for the quantitative study of the thermodynamic properties of small systems.
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/08/2017

Buoyancy-Thermocapillary Convection of Volatile Fluids in Confined and Sealed Geometries by Tongran Qin Buoyancy-Thermocapillary Convection of Volatile Fluids in Confined and Sealed Geometries

This thesis represents the first systematic description of the two-phase flow problem. Two-phase flows of volatile fluids in confined geometries driven by an applied temperature gradient play an important role in a range of applications, including thermal management, such as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/08/2017

Quintessence A Thermodynamic Approach to the Phenomena of Nature by L.Z. Vilenchik Quintessence A Thermodynamic Approach to the Phenomena of Nature


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/07/2017

Thermal Physics, Second Edition by C. B. P. Finn Thermal Physics, Second Edition

Concise yet thorough, accessible, authoritative, and affordable. These are the hallmarks of books in the remarkable Physics and its Applications series. Thermodynamics is an essential part of any physical sciences education, but it is so full of pitfalls and subtleties,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/06/2017

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Statistical Mechanics for Athermal Fluctuation Non-Gaussian Noise in Physics by Kiyoshi Kanazawa Statistical Mechanics for Athermal Fluctuation Non-Gaussian Noise in Physics

The author investigates athermal fluctuation from the viewpoints of statistical mechanics in this thesis. Stochastic methods are theoretically very powerful in describing fluctuation of thermodynamic quantities in small systems on the level of a single trajectory and have been recently...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/11/2017

Perspectives on Statistical Thermodynamics by Yoshitsugu (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign) Oono Perspectives on Statistical Thermodynamics
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This original text develops a deep understanding of thermal physics and highlights the important links between statistical physics and thermodynamics.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/11/2017

Fractal and Trans-scale Nature of Entropy Towards a Geometrization of Thermodynamics by Diogo (Professor, University Paris Ouest Nanterre la Defense, Laboratory of Energetics, Mechanics and Electromag Queiros Conde Fractal and Trans-scale Nature of Entropy Towards a Geometrization of Thermodynamics
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Fractal and Trans-scale Nature of Entropy: Towards a Geometrization of Thermodynamics develops a new vision for entropy in thermodynamics by proposing a new way to geometrize the concept of entropy. It is based on a specific geometry which would be...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/12/2017

Modern Thermodynamics for Chemists and Biochemists by Dennis (Managing Director, The Silver Bullet Machine Manufacturing Company LTD) Sherwood, Paul (Professor of Biochemical Dalby Modern Thermodynamics for Chemists and Biochemists
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Thermodynamics is fundamental to university curricula in chemistry, physics, engineering and many life sciences. It is also notoriously difficult for students to understand, learn and apply. This book explains the fundamental concepts with great clarity, and shows how they can...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/01/2018

Modern Thermodynamics for Chemists and Biochemists by Dennis (Managing Director, The Silver Bullet Machine Manufacturing Company LTD) Sherwood, Paul (Professor of Biochemical Dalby Modern Thermodynamics for Chemists and Biochemists
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Thermodynamics is fundamental to university curricula in chemistry, physics, engineering and many life sciences. It is also notoriously difficult for students to understand, learn and apply. This book explains the fundamental concepts with great clarity, and shows how they can...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/01/2018

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Electromagnetic Fluctuations at the Nanoscale Theory and Applications by Alexander I. Volokitin, Bo N.J. Persson Electromagnetic Fluctuations at the Nanoscale Theory and Applications
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Particular strong enhancement occurs if the surfaces of the bodies can support localized surface modes like surface plasmons, surface polaritons or adsorbate vibrational modes.
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/06/2017

Construction de la Petite Centrale Hydroelectrique de 4.5mw a la Riviere Molungu by Patrick Ngosse Construction de la Petite Centrale Hydroelectrique de 4.5mw a la Riviere Molungu


Format: Paperback - Released: 27/04/2017

Creep in Ceramics by Joshua Pelleg Creep in Ceramics

This book focuses on Creep in Ceramics. In part A general knowledge of creep in ceramics is considered, while part B specifies creep in technologically important ceramics, namely creep in oxide ceramics, carnides and nitrides.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/04/2017

Dynamics of Nanoparticles in Stagnation Flames by Yiyang Zhang Dynamics of Nanoparticles in Stagnation Flames

This book studies the collision, coalescence and deposition of nanoparticles in stagnation flames. With the help of synthesis experiments, in-situ laser diagnostics and molecular dynamics simulations, it investigates the growth of nanoparticles in flames and their deposition in boundary layers...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/03/2017

Finn's Thermal Physics by Andrew Rex Finn's Thermal Physics

This fully updated and expanded new edition continues to provide the most readable, concise, and easy-to-follow introduction to thermal physics. While maintaining the style of the original work, the book now covers statistical mechanics and incorporates worked examples systematically throughout...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/03/2017

Molecular Simulation Studies on Thermophysical Properties With Application to Working Fluids by Gabriele Raabe Molecular Simulation Studies on Thermophysical Properties With Application to Working Fluids

This book discusses the fundamentals of molecular simulation, starting with the basics of statistical mechanics and providing introductions to Monte Carlo and molecular dynamics simulation techniques.
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/02/2017

Proceedings of The 20th Pacific Basin Nuclear Conference Volume 1 by Hong Jiang Proceedings of The 20th Pacific Basin Nuclear Conference Volume 1

This is the first in a series of three proceedings of the 20th Pacific Basin Nuclear Conference (PBNC).
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/01/2017

Theoretical Physics 5 Thermodynamics by Wolfgang Nolting Theoretical Physics 5 Thermodynamics

Der Grundkurs Theoretische Physik deckt in 7 Banden alle fur das Diplom und fur Bachelor/Master-Studiengange massgeblichen Gebiete ab. Jeder Band vermittelt das im jeweiligen Semester notwendige theoretisch-physikalische Rustzeug. Ubungsaufgaben mit ausfuhrlichen Losungen dienen der Vertiefung des Stoffs. Der 4. Band...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/01/2017

Problems and Solutions in Thermoelasticity and Magneto-thermoelasticity by B. Das Problems and Solutions in Thermoelasticity and Magneto-thermoelasticity

This book presents problems and solutions of the mathematical theories of thermoelasticity and magnetothermoelasticity. The classical, coupled and generalized theories are solved using the eigenvalue methodology. Different methods of numerical inversion of the Laplace transform are presented and their direct...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/12/2016

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