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Martin Luther King Day, no classes

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lecture 2
thermal, mechanical, and chemical equilibrium, concavity of the entropy, equations of state, Euler relation, GibbsDuhem relation

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lecture 3
entropy of the ideal gas, entropy maximum vs energy minimum principle
1:00 pm in BL 270

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lecture 4
Legendre transformations, Helmholtz and Gibbs free energies, enthalpy, the grand potential, reservoirs, extremum principles for these new thermodynamic potentials

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lecture 5
Maxwell relations, response functions, thermodynamic stability
supplement
heat engines, thermodynamic efficiency, Carnot cycle

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deadline for spring registration

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