This book deals with exergy and its applications to various energy systems and applications as a potential tool for design, analysis and optimization, and its role in minimizing and/or eliminating environmental impacts and providing sustainable development. In this regard, several key topics ranging from the basics of the thermodynamic concepts to advanced exergy analysis techniques in a wide range of applications are covered as outlined in the contents. It provides comprehensive coverage of exergy and its applications. It connects exergy with three essential areas in terms of energy, environment and sustainable development. It presents the most up-to-date information in the area with recent developments. It provides a number of illustrative examples, practical applications, and case studies. It features an easy to follow style, starting from the basics to the advanced systems.About the Author:
Ibrahim Dincer is a Professor and Programs Director with the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology in Oshawa, Canada. He has chaired many national and international conferences, symposia, workshops, and technical meetings. He has delivered many keynote and invited lectures. He is an active member of various international scientific organizations, and serves as editor-in-chief, associate editor, regional editor, and editorial board member on various prestigious international journals. He is a recipient of several research, teaching, and service awards. Marc A. Rosen is founding Dean of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology in Oshawa, Canada. A Past-President of the Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering, Dr. Rosen received an Award of Excellence in Research and Technology Development from the Ontario Ministry of Environment and Energy, and is a Fellow of the Engineering Institute of Canada, the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, the Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering, and the International Energy Foundation. He has worked for Imatra Power Company in Finland, Argonne National Laboratory, and the Institute for Hydrogen Systems, near Toronto.
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Descripción Elsevier Science Ltd, 2007. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Brand New. illustrated edition. 300 pages. 9.75x7.75x1.00 inches. In Stock. Nº de ref. de la librería zk0080445292
Descripción Elsevier Science, 2007. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. book. Nº de ref. de la librería 0080445292