Equations of State of Fluids at High Temperature and Pressure (Water, Carbon Dioxide, Methane, Carbon Monoxide, Oxygen, and Hydrogen)

  • A. B. Belonoshko
  • S. K. Saxena
Part of the Advances in Physical Geochemistry book series (PHYSICAL GEOCHE, volume 10)


The problem of calculating properties of fluids at high temperature (T) and pressure (P) remains one of the main problems of physical chemistry. More than 100 years have passed since the contemporary approach of studying a fluid state was devised (van der Waals, 1881). The comprehensive state of understanding of the fluid state was described in a review of Barker and Henderson (1976).


Interaction Potential Monte Carlo Supercritical Fluid Simple Liquid Fluid Phase Equilibrium 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. B. Belonoshko
    • 1
  • S. K. Saxena
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Mineralogy and PetrologyUppsala UniversityUppsalaSweden
  2. 2.Planetary Geochemistry ProgramInstitute of Geology Uppsala UniversityUppsalaSweden

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