Courses

ESE 112. Thermodynamics by Case Study

Fundamental concepts and formalisms of conservation of energy and increase of entropy as applied to natural and engineered environmental and biological systems. Pedagogical approach is to start with real-world observations and applications, extracting the underlying fundamentals of thermodynamics from these.

Note: ES 112 is also offered as EPS 112. Students may not take both for credit. Undergraduate engineering students should enroll in ES 112. Total class capacity of 18 includes students in both ES 112 and EPS 112.

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Season: 

Spring

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M
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Time: 

12:00-1:15

Course ID: 

160454

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  • [Course titles in brackets] indicate that the course is not scheduled to be taught during the 2019-2020 academic year, but may be offered in an alternate year.
  • An asterisk (*) before a course number indicates that a student must obtain the instructor's permission in order to enroll in the course.

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