Chapter 5. Thermodynamics

  1. Dr. A. I. Burshstein

Published Online: 24 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527618118.ch5

Introduction to Thermodynamics and Kinetic Theory of Matter, Second Edition

Introduction to Thermodynamics and Kinetic Theory of Matter, Second Edition

How to Cite

Burshstein, A. I. (2005) Thermodynamics, in Introduction to Thermodynamics and Kinetic Theory of Matter, Second Edition, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527618118.ch5

Author Information

  1. Weizmann Institute of Science

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 4 MAR 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527405985

Online ISBN: 9783527618118

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Keywords:

  • thermodynamics;
  • ideal gas;
  • entropy;
  • clapeyron-clausius relation;
  • thermal radiation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • FIRST LAW

  • SECOND LAW

  • COOLING OF GASES

  • FREE ENERGY

  • THERMODYNAMIC POTENTIAL

  • NERNST'S PRINCIPLE

  • MIXTURES