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Thermodynamic Potentials

  • Mário J. de Oliveira
Chapter
Part of the Graduate Texts in Physics book series (GTP)

Abstract

The thermodynamic properties of an isotropic fluid, confined in a vessel, involve several thermodynamic quantities such as pressure, temperature, volume, the internal energy and entropy. These quantities are not all independent.

Keywords

Internal Energy Concave Function Thermodynamic Potential Helmholtz Free Energy Extensive Variable 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Mário J. de Oliveira
    • 1
  1. 1.Instituto de FisicaUniversidade de São PauloSão PauloBrazil

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