Levenspiel, Octave. Understanding Engineering Thermo. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1996. ISBN: 9780135312032.
McQuiston, Faye, Jerald Parker, and Jeffrey Spitler. Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning Analysis and Design. 6th ed. New York, NY: Wiley, 2004. ISBN: 9780471470151.
Kreider, Jan, and Ari Rabl. Heating and Cooling of Buildings: Design for Efficiency. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill, 1994. ISBN: 9780078347764.
Moran, Michael, and Howard Shapiro. Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics. 6th ed. New York, NY: Wiley, 2007. ISBN: 9780471787358.
Incropera, Frank, David DeWitt, Theodore Bergman, and Adrienne Lavine. Introduction to Heat Transfer. 5th ed. New York, NY: Wiley, 2006. ISBN: 9780471457275.
Readings by Session
All chapters in the following table are from the Levenspiel textbook. The notes for Lec #11-22 are not available on MIT OpenCourseWare, except for Lec #15 and 16.
|LEC # ||TOPICS ||READINGS |
|1 ||Introduction, energy ||Chapter 1, 2A, and 10 |
|2 ||Energy, work ||Chapter 3A and 4A |
|3 ||Conservation of energy, heat ||Chapter 3B and 4B |
|4 ||Energy conservation ||Chapter 5A, 6A, and 7 |
|5 ||Water liquid and vapor ||Chapter 8 and 12B |
|6 ||Water, refrigerants, gases ||Chapter 12B-D, 2C, and 11 |
|7 ||Steady state flow ||Chapter 13 |
|8 ||Heating and cooling systems || |
|9 ||Natural ventilation || |
|10 ||Transients, moist air mixtures ||Chapter 14 and 2A |
|11 ||Psychrometrics ||Notes |
|12 ||Quiz review ||Notes |
|13 ||Quiz 1 || |
|14 ||Applications ||Notes |
|15 ||Heat transfer introduction ||Notes (PDF) |
|16 ||Conductive heat transfer, moisture transfer in walls ||Notes (PDF) |
|17 ||Composite walls ||Notes |
|18 ||Convection || |
|19 ||Introduction to design project 2: radiation || |
|20 ||Human comfort ||Notes |
|21 ||Quiz 2 || |
|22 ||Solar radiation, windows ||Notes |
|23 ||Introduction to the second law ||Chapter 15 |
|24 ||Entropy, cogeneration systems ||Chapter 18A, C-E, and 20A-C |
|25 ||Heat pumps, refrigeration cycles ||Chapter 16, 17A, and 20D |
|26 ||Tour: Building 68, Koch Biology Building; and Building N51, MIT Museum and the Digital Design Fabrication Group ||Chapter 16, 17A, and 20D |
|27 ||Review || |