Thermodynamics in Nuclear Power Plant Systems [E-Book] / by Bahman Zohuri, Patrick McDaniel.
Zohuri, Bahman, (author)
McDaniel, Patrick, (author)
2nd edition 2019.
Cham : Springer, 2019
XXIV, 712 pages 425 illustrations, 158 illustrations in color (online resource)
englisch
9783319939193
10.1007/978-3-319-93919-3
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Table of Contents:
  • Definitions and Basic Principles
  • Properties of Pure Substances
  • Mixture
  • Work and Heat
  • First Law of Thermodynamics
  • The Kinetic Theory of Gases
  • Second Law of Thermodynamics
  • Reversible Work, Irreversibility, and Exergy (Availability)
  • Gas Kinetic Theory of Entropy
  • Thermodynamic Relations
  • Combustion
  • Heat Transfer
  • Heat Exchangers
  • Gas Power Cycles
  • Vapor Power Cycles
  • Circulating Water Systems
  • Electrical System
  • Nuclear Power Plants
  • Nuclear Fuel Cycle
  • The Economic Future of Nuclear Power
  • Safety, Waste Disposal, Containment, and Accidents
  • Appendix A: Table and Graphs Compilations
  • Index.