Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Boltzmann Constant

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1473

n The number that relates the average energy of a molecule to its absolute temperature, 1.380658 × 10−23 J K−1, 1.3807 × 10−16 erg K−1. (Giambattista A, Richardson R, Richardson RC, Richardson B (2003) College physics. McGraw Hill Science/Engineering/Math, New York).

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA