Maxwell Relations

This simulation is a step-by-step guide to deriving the Maxwell relations, a group of equations that relate properties such as pressure, temperature, enthalpy, entropy, internal energy, and specific volume.  There is also an analogous example that derives second-order differential equations relating a cylinder’s change in volume dV to the change in radius dr and length dL.

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This simulation was made at the University of Colorado Boulder, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering.  Author: Neil Hendren

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