By Stephen G. Brush
This ebook introduces physics scholars and lecturers to the ancient improvement of the kinetic conception of gases, via supplying a set of an important contributions via Clausius, Maxwell and Boltzmann, with introductory surveys explaining their value. furthermore, extracts from the works of Boyle, Newton, Mayer, Joule, Helmholtz, Kelvin and others convey the ancient context of rules approximately gases, power and irreversibility. as well as 5 thematic essays connecting the classical kinetic concept with twentieth century themes corresponding to indeterminism and interatomic forces, there's an intensive overseas bibliography of old commentaries on kinetic conception, thermodynamics, and so on. released long ago 4 decadesThe publication can be valuable to historians of technological know-how who want basic and secondary assets to be comfortably to be had for his or her personal learn and interpretation, in addition to the bibliography which makes it more uncomplicated to profit what different historians have already performed in this topic. .
By Van Wylen, Richard Sonntag, Claus Borgnakke
This publication comprises particular recommendations of each challenge from the publication 'Fundamentals of Thermodynamics' via Sonntag, Borgnakke and Van Wylen, this can be the main ordinary ebook via students, professors or even study scholars around the globe.
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By Edited by: G D'Ariano, A Montorsi, M Rasetti
This ebook comprises lectures given on the Institute for clinical Interchange (I.S.I., Turin) in 1983 – 1984 at the distinct answer of the 8-vertex and similar types and extensions of the Baxter version to three dimensions.
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By Donald T. Haynie
This inter-disciplinary consultant to the thermodynamics of residing organisms has been completely revised and up-to-date to supply a uniquely built-in review of the topic. preserving its hugely readable kind, it is going to function an creation to the examine of power transformation within the lifestyles sciences and especially as an obtainable potential for biology, biochemistry and bioengineering undergraduate scholars to acquaint themselves with the actual size in their topic. The emphasis in the course of the textual content is on knowing simple techniques and constructing problem-solving talents. The mathematical trouble raises steadily by means of bankruptcy, yet no calculus is needed. subject matters coated contain strength and its transformation, the 1st legislation of Thermodynamics, Gibbs unfastened strength, statistical thermodynamics, binding equilibria and response kinetics. each one bankruptcy includes a number of illustrative examples taken from various parts of biochemistry, in addition to a vast diversity of routines and references for extra learn.
By Antony N. Beris
This much-needed monograph offers a scientific, step by step method of the continuum modeling of circulate phenomena exhibited inside fabrics endowed with a fancy inner microstructure, reminiscent of polymers and liquid crystals. through combining the rules of Hamiltonian mechanics with these of irreversible thermodynamics, Antony N. Beris and Brian J. Edwards, popular professionals at the topic, expertly describe the advanced interaction among conservative and dissipative methods. during the e-book, the authors emphasize the assessment of the unfastened energy--largely in line with principles from statistical mechanics--and the right way to healthy the values of the phenomenological parameters opposed to these of microscopic types. With Thermodynamics of Flowing Systems in hand, mathematicians, engineers, and physicists concerned with the theoretical learn of circulation habit in structurally advanced media now have an exceptional, self-contained theoretical framework on which to base their modeling efforts.
By Louis Theodore
This ebook concentrates particularly at the functions of thermodynamics, instead of the speculation. It addresses either technical and pragmatic difficulties within the box, and covers such issues as enthalpy results, equilibrium thermodynamics, non-ideal thermodynamics and effort conversion purposes. delivering the reader with a operating wisdom of the rules of thermodynamics, in addition to event of their program, it stands on my own as an easy-to-follow self-teaching reduction to functional functions and includes labored examples.