The Mechanical Theory of Heat

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Macmillan, 1879 - 376 sider

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On Energy
19
ON PERFECT GASES
39
The Gaseous Condition of Bodies
45
Deduction as to the two Specific Heats and transformation of
46
Various Formulæ relating to the Specific Heats of Gases
52
Numerical Calculation of the Specific Heat at Constant Volume
60
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63
CHAPTER III
69
Description of a special form of Cyclical Process
71
New Fundamental Principle concerning Heat
78
Introduction of the Temperature as one of the Independent
83
Cyclical Processes of a more complicated character
84
Equivalence Values of the Transformations
97
7 On the Temperatures of the various quantities of Heat and
106
Variables
110
equations 3 Case in which the Temperature is taken as one of the Independent
115
Clapeyrons Equation and Carnots Function
121
CHAPTER VI
126
Numerical Value of h for Steam
133
Specific Heat of Saturated Steam as proved by experiment
139
Differentialcoefficients of ps
148
Determination of the Mechanical Equivalent of Heat from
155
Complete Differential Equation for Q in the case of a body
156
CHAPTER VII
163
Experiments on Substances which expand during Fusion
169
CHAPTER VIII
175
Specific Heats under other circumstances
184
Alteration of temperature during the extension of the rod
190
Differential equations for the case in which only reversible
197
Application of the foregoing equations to Homogeneous Bodies
205
CHAPTER X
212
Expansion of a Gas doing partial work
218
APPLICATION OF THE THEORY OF HEAT TO THE STEAMENGINE
234
Special forms of the expression found in the last section
241
Pambours Value for the Work done per unitweight of steam
250

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