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GasesSolidsThermodynamicsLiquidsMechanical Engineering
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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Transport Properties of Ideal Gases

2 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 42 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
Simple Kinetic Theory of Dilute Gases10m
Transport Properties10m
The Boltzmann Equation and the Chapman- Enskog Solutions8m
4 readings
A Molecular Picture of Dynamic Behavior10m
Simple Kinetic Theory of Dilute Gases10m
Transport Properties10m
The Boltzmann Equation and the Chapman-Enskog Solutions10m
1 practice exercise
Problem 12.115m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Spectroscopic Methods

3 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 64 min), 6 readings, 1 quiz
6 videos
Atomic and Molecular Transitions19m
The Radiative Transfer Equation and Absorption and Emission Spectroscopy10m
Laser Induced Fluorescence Spectroscopy12m
Rayleigh Scattering6m
Raman Scattering5m
6 readings
Spectroscopy10m
Atomic and Molecular Transitions10m
The Radiative Transfer Equation and Absorption and Emission Spectroscopy10m
Laser Induced Fluorescence Spectroscopy10m
Rayleigh Scattering10m
Raman Scattering10m
1 practice exercise
Problem 13.115m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Chemical Kinetics and Combustion

3 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 61 min), 6 readings, 2 quizzes
6 videos
Simple Reaction Rate Constant Theory13m
Reacting Systems: Chain Reactions5m
Unimolecular Reactions7m
Hydrogen and Hydrocarbon Oxidation10m
Numerical Methods for Chemical Kinetics9m
6 readings
Chemical Reactions, Rates and the Reaction Rate Constant10m
Simple Reaction Rate Constant Theory10m
Reacting Systems: Chain Reactions10m
Unimolecular Reactions10m
Hydrogen and Hydrocarbon Oxidation10m
Numerical Methods for Chemical Kinetics10m
2 practice exercises
Problem 14.115m
Problem 14.215m

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