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RF03 - Thermodynamics

  • Refrigeration Fundamentals Training


To explain the concept of pressure, how pressure is calculated and the operation of pressure gauges.


By the end of this topic you will be able to:

  • Explain the First and Second Laws of Thermodynamics
  • Define the terms Sensible Heat, Latent Heat and Superheat
  • Define Specific Heat and Calculate the heat quantity of a substance required to bring about a specified temperature change
  • Explain the heat transfer processes of Conduction, Convection and Radiation and how they differ
  • Explain the units for measuring temperature and the concept of Absolute Temperature

Pre-requisite Study:

  • None

Areas covered in this module:

  • Laws
  • Heat, Energy & Temperature
  • Specific Heat & Specific Quantity
  • Methods of Heat Transfer
  • Measuring Temperature
  • Summary
  • Quiz

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