ENGRMAE 216 Statistical Thermodynamics (2015-2016)

ENGRMAE 216 Statistical Thermodynamics

(Not required for any major.)
Catalog Data:

ENGRMAE 216 Statistical Thermodynamics (Credit Units: 4) Statistics of independent particles, development of quantum mechanical description of atoms and molecules, application of quantum mechanics, evaluation of thermodynamics properties for solids, liquids, and gases, statistical mechanics of dependent particles (ensembles). Graduate students only. (Design units: 0)

Required Textbook:
. Edition, , 1969, ISBN-13 978-0935702996.

Recommended Textbook:
. Edition, , 1969, ISBN-13 978-0486694450.

Manuel Gamero-Castaño
Relationship to Student Outcomes
No student outcomes specified.
Course Learning Outcomes. Students will:
Prerequisites by Topic

Introduction to Thermodynamics (MAE 91)

Lecture Topics:


Class Schedule:

Meets for 3 hours of lecture and 1 hour of discussion each week for 10 weeks.

Computer Usage:
Laboratory Projects:
Professional Component
Design Content Description
Laboratory Portion:
Grading Criteria:
Estimated ABET Category Content:

Mathematics and Basic Science: 0.0 credit units

Computing: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Topics: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Science: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Design: 0.0 credit units

August 25, 2014
Senate Approved:
November 10, 2014
Approved Effective:
2015 Fall Qtr