This book entitled "Heat and Thermodynamics" is designed for the students preparing for F.Y.B.Sc. Semester II examination of Savitribai Phule Pune University. It is a purpose of textbook to give systematic exposition of CBCS pattern syllabus implemented from June 2019.
Beginning with its fundamentals the subject has been developed systematically and logically with the emphasis on the physical explanation supported adequately by mathematical formulation. The clarity and systematic representation will make the book intelligible to a beginner. Solved Problems have been included to illustrate applications of theoretical principles.
The book entitled, "Heat and Thermodynamics" is written in a simple and lucid language as possible. It will be helpful for understanding of Fundamentals of Thermodynamics, Heat Transfer and Thermometry. Multiple choice questions and true and false type questions are also added which are useful for competitive exam. The content included in the section will surely increase problem solving skills.
Authors have done sincere efforts to explain above topics in a simple and lucid language as possible.
Although the book is not voluminous, every useful and important information has been added. Authors sincerely feel that the work will adequately meet the needs of F.Y.B.Sc. students for a good and concise book which will stimulate a genuine interest among students in the subject.
Authors sincerely thank Shri. Dineshbhai Furia, Mr. Jignesh Furia, and entire staff of Nirali Prakashan especially Mr. Santosh Bare, Mr. Kiran Velankar and Mrs. Prachi Sawant for their constant encouragement in this endeavour.
Sufficient care has been taken to avoid misprints, checking solutions and answers of numerical problems. However, authors will most gratefully accept suggestions for improving the book and making it more useful.