Reversibility & Irreversibility: Crash Course Engineering #8

How do we design the most efficient machines and processes? Today we’ll try to figure that out as we discuss heat & work, reversibility & irreversibility, and how to use efficiency to measure a system.

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RESOURCES:
http://leadfootengineering.com/pistons-101
http://www.dictionary.com/browse/piston
https://x-engineer.org/automotive-engineering/internal-combustion-engines/ice-components-systems/internal-combustion-engine-piston/
https://www.britannica.com/technology/piston-and-cylinder
https://www.brighthubengineering.com/thermodynamics/4616-what-are-reversible-and-irreversible-processes/
http://web.mit.edu/16.unified/www/FALL/thermodynamics/notes/node51.html
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http://www.eng.auburn.edu/~dmckwski/engr2010/availability2b.pdf
https://www.grc.nasa.gov/www/k-12/UEET/StudentSite/engines.html

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