Laws of thermodynamics

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Four Laws That Drive the Universe
OUP Oxford (2007)

The laws of thermodynamics drive everything that happens in the universe. From the expansion of a...

Fundamentals of Equilibrium and Steady-State Thermodynamics

This book summarizes the salient features of both equilibrium and steady-state thermodynamic theory...

Fundamentals: Thermodynamics and Kinetics


Thermodynamics and Kinetics


Volume I - Fundamentals addresses the underlying scientific principles relevant to all the...

The Analysis of Thermally Stimulated Processes

Thermally stimulated processes include a number of phenomena - either physical or chemical in nature...

Thermodynamics: A Dynamical Systems Approach


A Dynamical Systems Approach


This book places thermodynamics on a system-theoretic foundation so as to harmonize it with...

The Physical Foundation Of Economics: An Analytical Thermodynamic Theory

The Physical Foundation Of Economics

An Analytical Thermodynamic Theory

All human activities, including mental activities, are governed by physical laws and are essentially...

Continuum Thermomechanics: The Art and Science of Modelling Material Behaviour

Continuum Thermomechanics

The Art and Science of Modelling Material Behaviour


Contributed by world-renowned specialists on the occasion of Paul Germain's 80th birthday, this...

Continuum Thermomechanics

The general goal of this book is to deduce rigorously, from thefirst principles, the partial...