Credits: 5

Schedule: 07.09.2015 - 16.10.2015

Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Daniel Lindberg

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

After the course the student can
calculate heat and energy balances in industrial reactors and processes,
calculate chemical equilibria between gas mixtures and pure substances and knows the energetic relations of chemical reactions,
construct and apply various equilibrium and phase diagrams

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Thermodynamics of pure substances and energetics of chemical reactions and their reactions with simple gas mixtures. Applications of the developed skills to the industrial applications including heat/energy balances.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Tutorials and exercises in a computer class

Project work in groups from a selected topic

Independent study and exam

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures 24 h

Tutorials 24 h

Project (home) work 45 h

Independent studies 42 h

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

D. Gaskell, Introduction to the thermodynamics of materials, 4. ed., Taylor & Francis, 2003.

Course Homepage (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Fail, 1 – 5

Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):