Engineering Thermodynamics

Course #ME2101

Est.imated Completion Time: 3 months


A comprehensive coverage of the fundamental concepts of classical thermodynamics. Behavior of real substances, units and thermodynamic properties. The laws of thermodynamics. Equations of state. Entropy and enthalpy, ideal and real processes. Thermodynamic analysis of common power and refrigeration cycles. Stoichiometric combustion basics.


  • MA1115

Learning Outcomes

1. Be able to describe one of the core competencies required of BSME students.

2. Have the ability to independently identify, formulate and solve technical problems.

3. Be able to apply technical knowledge of thermodynamics to national security issues.

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Application Deadlines

  •  08 Jan 2024

    Spring Quarter applications due

  •  01 Apr 2024

    Summer Quarter applications due

  •  08 Jul 2024

    Fall Quarter applications due

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Academic Calendar

  •  08 Dec 2023

    Last day of classes

  •  12 Dec 2023 – 14 Dec 2023

    Fall Quarter final examinations

  •  15 Dec 2023

    Fall Quarter graduation

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