Fundamentals of Fluids & Thermodynamics

Course Number: 
ARE 3050
Semester: 
Spring
Subject: 
Architectural Engineering Technology (ARE)
Credits 
4.00

Students study the basic concepts and practical applications of fluid mechanics and thermodynamics. Topics include fluid properties and measurement; energy conservation; pipe and duct flow; pumps and fans; the first and second laws of thermodynamics; refrigeration; psychometrics; basic thermodynamic processes; and HVAC.

3 hours of lecture, 3 hours of lab per week