CHE 520 Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics 1

The course is about the basic principles of thermodynamics, which relates energy, work, heat, temperature, and states of matters. The first and second laws of thermodynamics are covered, with focuses on the basic concepts in thermodynamics, energy balances, entropy, equations of state, and departure function.

(Fall 2018, Fall 2019, Fall 2020)

CHE 521 Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics 2

The course is about the basic principles of thermodynamics that describe phase and reaction equilibria. Phase equilibrium in pure or multi-component systems are covered, with specific focuses on the Gibbs energy, fugacity, activity models, equilibrium constant, and electrolyte solutions.

(Spring 2020, Spring 2021)