ME306 - Applied Thermodynamics
The content is interesting and yet easy to understand. It is possible to do well if you study one night before the quizzes. Relax, this is one of the “easy” ones. Professor is amazing, please attend if this course is offline.
Time Commitment Required
Below average compared to other courses
Grading Policy and Statistics
Best 5 out of 6 quizzes with 12% weightage
40% weightage for endsem
Topics Covered in the Course
Study of Rankine Cycle and Brayton Cycle
Compressible ﬂuid ﬂow. Sonic velocity. Isentropic ﬂow. Normal shock.
Psychrometry. Basic properties, tables, charts. Psychrometric processes.
Coolers, refrigeration, cooling towers
Combustion. Fuels. Stoichiometry. Heat of reaction. Adiabatic ﬂame temperatue.
Internal Combustion engines
Lectures - I suggest watching these before quizzes if you have not attended them live
Feedback on Exams
All quizzes were quite easy with generous marking. End semester was significantly more challenging than the quizzes
ME 306 Review By: Abir Mehta