Register to reply

Does ice in salt brine follow carnots law?

by philistine41
Tags: brine, carnots, salt
Share this thread:
philistine41
#1
Mar20-12, 02:21 AM
P: 2
if you use a perfect efficently refrigeration to make ice at 0 degrees C and take this 0 degree C ice and put it in a salt brine (so it melts at minus 18) does the energy from the total ice melt follow carrnots law. Ie does the amount of energy to bring the ice and brine down to -18 from 0 equal the energy it would take by perfect refrigeration (also with perfect heat transfer)to transfer the energy straight from -18 to ambient temperture?
Phys.Org News Partner Physics news on Phys.org
Physicists discuss quantum pigeonhole principle
First in-situ images of void collapse in explosives
The first supercomputer simulations of 'spin?orbit' forces between neutrons and protons in an atomic nucleus

Register to reply

Related Discussions
Brine electrolysis Chemistry 17
Iodized salt vs. pure kosher salt General Discussion 13
Follow The Money? This Time Follow The E Mails Current Events 2
Electrolysis of Brine... Chemistry 1
Brine Pools Earth 0