Nonlinear Problems in Thermodynamics of Irreversible Processes

  1. I. Prigogine
  1. Thor A. Bak

Published Online: 14 MAR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470143490.ch2

Advances in Chemical Physics, Volume 3

Advances in Chemical Physics, Volume 3

How to Cite

Bak, T. A. (1961) Nonlinear Problems in Thermodynamics of Irreversible Processes, in Advances in Chemical Physics, Volume 3 (ed I. Prigogine), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470143490.ch2

Editor Information

  1. University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium

Author Information

  1. Institute for Physical Chemistry, University of Copenhagen

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 MAR 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1961

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470698280

Online ISBN: 9780470143490

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Keywords:

  • thermodynamics;
  • linear and nonlinear systems;
  • thermodynamic fluxes;
  • macroscopic transport equations;
  • Onsager relation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Thermodynamics of Linear Systems

  • Thermodynamics of Nonlinear Systems

  • Oscillating Reactions

  • Conclusion