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The Concepts and Logic of Classical Thermodynamics as a Theory of Heat Engines

Rigorously Constructed upon the Foundation Laid by S. Carnot and F. Reech (Theoretical and Mathematical Physics)

by Clifford A. Truesdell

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Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mechanics - Dynamics - Thermodynamics,
  • Physics,
  • Heat,
  • Logic,
  • Science / Thermodynamics,
  • Science

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12771204M
    ISBN 103540079718
    ISBN 109783540079712

    Based on the authors' graduate courses at MIT, this text and reference provides a unified understanding of both the critical concepts of chemical thermodynamics and their TOPICS:Part I of this book provides the theoretical basis of classical thermodynamics, including the 1st and 2nd laws, the Fundamental Equation, Legendre transformations, and general equilibrium criteria. Engineering thermodynamics: work and heat transfer: SI units / G. F. C. Rogers, Y. R. Mayhew; Rapid thermal annealing of amorphous hydrogenated carbon (a-C: H) films [microform] Samuel A. Alterovitz The concepts and logic of classical thermodynamics as a theory of heat engines, rigorously constructed u Equilibrium thermodynamics / C. J.

    The foundations of thermodynamics are presented in the first part. The second part covers a wide range of applications, which are of central importance in the fields of physics, chemistry and engineering, including calorimetry, phase transitions, heat engines and chemical reactions. Thermodynamics - Thermodynamics - Entropy and heat death: The example of a heat engine illustrates one of the many ways in which the second law of thermodynamics can be applied. One way to generalize the example is to consider the heat engine and its heat reservoir as parts of an isolated (or closed) system—i.e., one that does not exchange heat or work with its surroundings.

    Thermodynamics deals with the behaviour of macroscopic bodies (systems) when heat, work and mass are exchanged. General concepts, frameworks, and laws of non-equilibrium thermodynamics are reviewed in this chapter. 4 Classical thermodynamics 42 thermodynamics. Small-scale heat engines have been experimentally real-ized with various systems both in the classical and quantum regimes, such as colloidal particles [21,22], biomolecules [23], single electrons [24], supercon- The other stream is resource theory of thermodynamics, which has been.


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