Information Package / Course Catalogue
Thermodynamics
Course Code: MKE209
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 2
Objectives of the Course

Basic thermodynamic concepts, work, thermodynamic laws, cycles, motor cycles, power, yield expressions, combustion and the theory of fuels.

Course Content

Basic concepts, laws of thermodynamics, thermodynamic properties of pure substance

Name of Lecturer(s)
Ins. Alpaslan BAŞARIK
Learning Outcomes
1.To be able to make Energy Transformations and General Energy Analysis
2.To be able to analyze energy of closed systems
3.To make basic thermodynamic calculations
4.Draw motor cycles and make necessary calculations
5.Gas Steam Mixtures and Air Conditioning
Recommended or Required Reading
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Basic concepts (system, environment, state change, cycle), the zero law of thermodynamics
Week 2 - Theoretical
Heat and work conversions
Week 3 - Theoretical
Thermodynamic properties of pure substance (property relations, p-v, T-s diagrams)
Week 4 - Theoretical
Thermodynamic properties of pure substance (property relations, p-v, T-s diagrams)
Week 5 - Theoretical
Ideal gas equation and state changes of ideal gases
Week 6 - Theoretical
1st Law of Thermodynamics
Week 7 - Theoretical
2nd law of thermodynamics
Week 8 - Theoretical
Engine cycles, comparison of cycles
Week 9 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm
Week 10 - Theoretical
Work, efficiency, power in internal combustion engines
Week 11 - Theoretical
Engine performance characteristics
Week 12 - Theoretical
Fuels, physical and chemical properties, physical analysis of chemical, chemical properties, burning in spark-ignition engines
Week 13 - Theoretical
Classification of combustion fuels in compression ignition engines, hydrocarbons, alcohols and their derivatives, classification of combustion, combustion equations
Week 14 - Theoretical
Combustion products and analysis, fuel and combustion related tables, alternative fuels and combustion
Week 15 - Theoretical
In motors, the sources of burning are knocking, evaporation of fuels, knock resistance
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final Examination
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%30
Final Examination1%70
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Assignment5015
Term Project5015
Midterm Examination1516
Final Examination1516
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)50
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
PÇ-7
PÇ-8
PÇ-9
PÇ-10
OÇ-1
OÇ-2
OÇ-3
5
5
4
4
4
4
4
3
4
5
OÇ-4
5
5
4
4
5
5
5
3
5
5
OÇ-5
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