Anyone knows what this means? Something to do with Thermodynamics?by Raziel2701 Tags: means, thermodynamics 

#1
May112, 09:18 PM

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http://i.imgur.com/G36U3.jpg
It's been posted in an obscure corner of the physics department forever and I think it'd be nice to know what the heck this is all about. Thanks! 



#2
May112, 09:41 PM

P: 428

Enthalpy and Gibbs free energy. The first one is the internal energy plus the energy necessary to displace a rabbit's volume worth of air. Gibbs free energy then subtracts from that the heat that will flow into the rabbit from he environment. The idea is that a wizard would require this amount of energy to create a bunny out of thin air.




#3
May212, 07:59 AM

Mentor
P: 11,255

It's a composite of two figures from Schroeder's Introduction to Thermal Physics: Figure 1.15 on page 33, and Figure 5.1 on page 150.




#4
May512, 07:10 PM

P: 129

Anyone knows what this means? Something to do with Thermodynamics?
Thank you both. That's a really good way of quickly remembering what those energies can do.



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