Finn’s Thermal Physics Third Edition By Andrew Rex

Download Free PDF book on “Finn’s Thermal Physics Third Edition By Andrew Rex ” This fully updated and expanded new edition continues to provide the most readable, concise, and easy-to-follow introduction to thermal physics. While maintaining the style of the original work, the book now covers statistical mechanics and incorporates worked examples systematically throughout the text.

Table of Contents

TEMPERATURE
Basic Concepts
Equilibrium State
Equations Of State
Scales Of Temperature

REVERSIBLE PROCESSES AND WORK
Reversible Processes
Work
Other Kinds Of Work
Example Of The Calculation Of Work In A Reversible Process

THE FIRST LAW OF THERMODYNAMICS
The Work Of Thompson And Joule
The First Law Of Thermodynamics
Heat Capacity
Kinetic Theory Of Gases
Ideal Gases And The First Law
The Joule-Kelvin Effect
Steady Flow Process—The Turbine

THE SECOND LAW OF THERMODYNAMICS
Carnot Cycles
Statements Of The Second Law Of Thermodynamics
Carnot’s Theorem
The Thermodynamic Temperature Scale
Engines And Refrigerators
Summary

ENTROPY
The Clausius Inequality
Entropy
The Principle Of Increasing Entropy
Entropy–Temperature Diagrams
The Thermodynamic Identity
Other Examples Of Entropy Calculations

STATISTICAL MECHANICS
Introduction to probability and statistics
microscopic view of entropy
maxwell-boltzmann statistics
ideal gases

THE THERMODYNAMIC POTENTIALS AND THE MAXWELL RELATIONS
Thermodynamic Potentials
Internal Energy
Enthalpy H
Helmholtz Function F
Gibbs Function G
Availability Function A
The Thermodynamic Square
Example Using A Maxwell Relation

GENERAL THERMODYNAMIC RELATIONS
Difference In Heat Capacities, C– Cv
Evaluation Of And
Energy Equation
Ratio Of Heat Capacities, Cp/Cv
Revisiting The Entropy Of An Ideal Gas
Joule And Joule-Kelvin Coefficients

MAGNETIC SYSTEMS
Thermodynamics Of Magnetic Materials
Magnetic Cooling

PHASE CHANGES
Pvt Surfaces
Clausius–Clapeyron Equation For First-Order Phase Changes
Variation Of Gibbs Function G In First-Order Transitions
Second-Order Phase Changes
Examples Of Phase Changes Of Different Orders
Superconductivity And Superfluidity

OPEN SYSTEMS AND CHEMICAL POTENTIAL
Chemical Potential
Three Applications Of The Chemical Potential

THE THIRD LAW OF THERMODYNAMICS
Statements Of The Third Law
Consequences Of The Third Law
The Unattainability Of Absolute Zero

QUANTUM STATISTICS
Classical And Quantum Statistics
Photons And Thermal Radiation
Application Of Fermi-Dirac Statistics To Electrons In Metals
Bose-Einstein Condensation

Book Name Finn’s Thermal Physics Third Edition
Author Andrew Rex
Category Physics
Book Language English
Publisher CRC Press Taylor & Francis Group
Pages 387
ISBN 978-1-4987-1887-5
Country USA
Book Size 6.2 MB

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