**Fundamental Concepts of Thermodynamics:** Basic concepts and definitions, Thermodynamic systems, Property and state, Cycle - thermodynamic processes Thermal equilibrium and Zeroth law.

**First Law of Thermodynamics:** Corollaries, Internal energy, and Enthalpy.

**Pure Substance: **Properties of water & steam, Control volume energy analysis: conservation of mass & energy.

**Mixtures of Gases & Vapors:** Psychometrics, Real gases.

**Study of Steam Generating Units**: Introduction, Accessories and mountings, Performance study of steam generator, Steam engines.

**Heat Transfer**: Thermal properties of materials, Modes of heat transfer. By Conduction**: **Fourier’s law, Compound resistance in series, Steady and unsteady state heat conduction.

By Convection: Natural and Forced convection, Counter current and parallel current flows, Heat transfer by forced convection in turbulent flow, Analogy between transfer of heat and momentum.

**Mass Transfer: **Introduction, Co-efficient of mass transfer, Fick’s law of diffusion in solid, liquid

and gases, Equimodal diffusion Mass diffusivity, Mass transfer in non-stationary media.

**Material Balance: **Process classification, Types of balances, Principles, procedure and Calculation of materials balance.

**Energy Balance: **Forms of energy, Energy balance on closed and open systems at steady state, Calculation of differential energy balance.