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NEA-1844 JDL-THERMODYNAMICS.

JDL-THERMODYNAMICS, Thermodynamics: Frontiers and Foundations

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1. NAME OR DESIGNATION:  JDL-THERMODYNAMICS, Thermodynamics: Frontiers and Foundations
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2. COMPUTERS
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Program name Package id Status Status date
JDL-THERMODYNAMICS NEA-1844/01 Tested 09-APR-2009

Machines used:

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NEA-1844/01 Many Computers PC Windows
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3. DESCRIPTION

Dr. J.D. Lewins has now released the following new book for free distribution:
  
Thermodynamics: Frontiers and Foundations,
  
    Preface by Sir Alan Cottrell
    Introduction
1.  Four-Square Foundations: The Laws of Thermodynamics
2.  Maximum Entropy and Minimum Energy: The Master Functions and Equations
3.  Ideal Gases and their Applications
4.  Real Fluids and Some Applications
5.  Van der Waals: A Model for Real Fluids
6.  Surface Tension: Bubbles and Drops
7.  Inert and Reactive Mixtures; An introduction to Chemical Thermodynamics
8.  Radiation Thermodynamics: Solar Power Potential
9.  Outposts of the  Empire
10. A Glimpse into Statistical Thermodynamics
    Envoi
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9. STATUS
Package ID Status date Status
NEA-1844/01 09-APR-2009 Screened
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10. REFERENCES
NEA-1844/01, included references:
- J.D. Lewins:
Thermodynamics: Frontiers and Foundations, Edited and illustrated by Shelagh
Lewins,  NEA Data Bank,  2009, electronic publishing (ISBN 978-2-9534095-1-2)

Note to the user: Dr. J. D. Lewins owns the copyright of the book and he
authorises the OECD/NEA Data Bank to distribute it in PDF format at no cost to
requesters, in particular to students.

This book on CD-ROM cannot be further copied nor sold.
Copies should be requested from programs@nea.fr
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12. PROGRAMMING LANGUAGE(S) USED
No specified programming language
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13. SOFTWARE REQUIREMENTS:  Adobe Acrobat.
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15. NAME AND ESTABLISHMENT OF AUTHORS

Jeffery D Lewins
PhD MIT, PhD Cantab, DSc (Eng) London
Magdalene College
Cambridge
CB3 0AG
UK
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16. MATERIAL AVAILABLE
NEA-1844/01
- Readme
- Curriculum vitae of J.D. Lewins
- 1 book in PDF Format
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17. CATEGORIES
  • S. Legacy books

Keywords: Van der Waals, entropy, ideal gases, inert mixtures, minimum energy, radiation thermodynamics, reactive mixtures, real fluids, statistical thermodynamics, surface tension, thermodynamics.