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Classical Thermodynamics

Topics include the concept of temperature; thermodynamic work, heat, internal energy and the first law; free expansion, Joule-Kelvin and other thermodynamic effects; ideal gases, real gases and their equations of state; engines, refrigerators and heat pumps; the second law; reversibility and the Kelvin scale; and entropy. PREREQ: PHYS 1006/7 or 1206/7 or equivalent plus MATH 2066. (lec 3) cr 3. Students may not retain credit for both PHYS 3036 and PHYS 2036.