Boltzmann Equation

Boltzmann Equation for Entropy:

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Boltzmann Equation

Postby DanielleNario1A » Tue Mar 12, 2019 10:02 pm

How do we know when to use the Boltzmann Equation?

Noah Fox 1E
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Re: Boltzmann Equation

Postby Noah Fox 1E » Tue Mar 12, 2019 10:27 pm

A usual tip off to use the boltzman's equation is that they talk about micro states or state spaces. The midterm problem described the state spaces of nanoparticles.

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Re: Boltzmann Equation

Postby Jerome Mercado 2J » Tue Mar 12, 2019 10:28 pm

Use the Boltzmann equation whenever microstates is mentioned to calculate the changes in Entropy.

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Re: Boltzmann Equation

Postby Ian Marquez 2K » Wed Mar 13, 2019 3:23 pm

Like said above, microstates and talk about degeneracy should indicate that the Boltzmann equation would be at play.

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