Fundamentals of Thermodynamics – Borgnakke, Sonntag – 7th Edition

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Now in its seventh edition, Fundamentals of continues to offer a comprehensive and rigorous treatment of classical , while retaining an perspective. With concise, applications-oriented discussion of topics and self-test the text encourages to monitor their own comprehension. The seventh edition is updated with additional examples, homework problems, and illustrations to increase student understanding.

and Sonntag’s Fundamentals of Thermodynamics has long stood as the text of choice for an introduction to the theory and application of thermodynamics. Written from an engineer’s point of view, this updated and revised Seventh Edition of the classic text offers a comprehensive and rigorous treatment of classical thermodynamics. With concise, applications-oriented discussion of topics and self-test problems, the text encourages students to monitor their own progress and absorb the concepts step by step.

Updated with additional examples, homework problems, and illustrations to increase student understanding, this new edition:

  • Includes concept check questions within chapters
  • Provides more figures, additional examples, and application sections in each chapter
  • Includes a revised version of CATT software for ease of calculating property data
  • Features the ThermoNet Site, with an extensive collection of Internet-based resources in engineering thermodynamics at the college level

Preparing students to effectively apply thermodynamics in the practice of engineering, Fundamentals of Thermodynamics, Seventh Edition lays the groundwork for subsequent success in fields such as mechanics, heat , and statistical thermodynamics.

Table of Content


1. Some Introductory Comments.
2. Some Concepts and Definitions.
3. Properties of a Pure Substance.
4. Work and Heat.
5. The First Law of Thermodynamics.
6. First Law Analysis for a Control Volume.
7. The Second Law of Thermodynamics.
8. Entropy.
9. Second Law Analysis for a Control Volume.
10. Irreversibility and Availability.
11. Power and Refrigeration Systems.
12. Gas Mixtures.
13. Thermodynamic Relations.
14. Chemical Reactions.
15. Introduction to Phase and Chemical Equilibrium.
16. Compressible Flow.

Contents of Appendix.

Appendix A: SI Units: Single State Properties.
Appendix B: SI Units: Thermodynamic Tables.
Appendix C: Ideal-Gas Specific Heat.
Appendix D: Equations of State.
Appendix E: Figures.
Appendix F: English Unit Tables.

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