Lessons
Table of lecture notes, by chapter, for Thermodynamics. Prof. Powers' entire collection of Lecture Notes, which also includes an appendix on the method of least squares and an extensive annotated bibliography, may be downloaded in Adobe PDF format.
Notes:
 All reading assignments are from Borgnakke and Sonntag’s Fundamentals of Thermodynamics, Seventh Edition, John Wiley, Hoboken, NJ, 2009.
 Prof. Powers' entire collection of Lecture Notes on Thermodynamics, which also includes an appendix on the method of least squares and an extensive annotated bibliography, may be downloaded in Adobe PDF format (10.4MB).
Chapter  Title  Topics  Lecture Notes  Reading Assignment 

1  Introduction 

Chapter 1 (1.7 MB) 
Chapter 1 
2  Some concepts and definitions 

Chapter 2 (217 kB) 
Chapter 2 
3  Properties of a pure substance 

Chapter 3 (1.7 MB) 
Chapter 3 
4  Work and heat 

Chapter 4 (342 kB) 
Chapter 4 
EXAM 1 

5 
The first law of thermodynamics 

Chapter 5 (1.4 MB) 
Chapter 5 
6 
First law analysis for a control volume 

Chapter 6 (2.4 MB) 
Chapter 6 
7 
The second law of thermodynamics 

Chapter 7 (580 kB) 
Chapter 7 
8 
Entropy 

Chapter 8 (836 kB) 
Chapter 8 
9 
Second law analysis for a control volume 

Chapter 9 (389 kB) 
Chapter 9 
EXAM 2 

10 
Cycles 

Chapter 10 (787 kB) 
Chapters 11, 12 
11 
Mathematical foundations 

Chapter 11 (1.5 MB) 
Sections 14.214.6, 17.5, 17.6 
FINAL EXAMINATION 
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