Entropy and Stability

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Tara_Shooshani_3N
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Entropy and Stability

Postby Tara_Shooshani_3N » Wed Jan 25, 2017 11:06 pm

Is high entropy more stable than low entropy?

For example, which is more stable: a system with entropy 10 or entropy 20?

Diana_Visco_1l
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Re: Entropy and Stability

Postby Diana_Visco_1l » Thu Jan 26, 2017 9:41 am

When discussing the relationship between entropy in regards to the stability of a system, when a maximum heat source is reached, the point can be considered "stable." The state of maximum thermodynamic stability is reached when entropy is maximized and enthalpy is maximized.


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