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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CIEG 333 - Thermodynamics for Environmental Engineering (3cr.)

Credit(s): 3
Component: Lecture
Basic thermodynamic laws and concepts and illustration of how they are applicable to environmental engineering problems and processes. A review of the principle of mass and energy conservation, covered in CIEG 233. The first and second laws of thermodynamics and the concepts of enthalpy, entropy, and free energy. Exploration of the thermodynamics of multi-component systems and discussion of equilibrium partitioning and reactions that govern the behaviors of pollutants in environmental compartments.
Repeatable for Credit: N Allowed Units: 3 Multiple Term Enrollment: N Grading Basis: Student Option
PREREQ: CIEG 233  and CHEM 104  or CHEM 108 .  A minimum grade of C- in CIEG 233  is required. COREQ: MATH 243 .
General Education Objectives:
Reason QuantitativelyReason Computationally Reason Scientifically