Threads Tagged with microstates Thread / Thread Starter Last Post Replies Views Hello, I don't understand how we can find the number of accessible microstate 1. The problem statement, all... Jan29-14 09:55 AM BvU 10 170 Introductory Physics Homework Hello, I'm looking for some changes of energy states of particles, as two gases are mixing together without total... Dec31-13 10:25 AM sludger13 1 509 Atomic, Solid State, Comp. Physics From the Greiner (Thermodynamics and statistical mechanics) on the relationship between the number of microstates of... Jul23-13 06:47 PM Jano L. 3 427 Classical Physics 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Explain why the number of microstates W in Boltzmanns... Jun2-13 07:41 AM erm 2 303 Introductory Physics Homework Hi, I have a question about the partition function. It is defined as ## Z = \sum_{i} e^{-\beta \epsilon_{i}} ##... Feb20-13 05:44 PM Troy124 2 618 Classical Physics 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Consider a system of N localized particles moving under... Jan21-13 05:22 PM Dick 1 857 Advanced Physics Homework Hello I may well be all wrong about this but I am trying to understand from a microscopic point of view why Entropy... Jan14-13 09:14 AM Wentu 4 1,039 Classical Physics I am quite confused about this area. First entropy does not contain any reference to volume. So if we can... Jan7-13 12:27 PM Rap 9 802 Classical Physics 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Question: A box contains 1 mole of a gas. Consider two... Sep27-12 02:32 PM clamtrox 5 636 Advanced Physics Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Determine the number of microstates where two... Apr23-12 01:45 AM eric2921 1 1,324 Advanced Physics Homework Consider an object containing 9 one-dimensional oscillators (this object could represent a model of 3 atoms in an... Nov10-11 05:38 PM atom26 4 16,404 Introductory Physics Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Consider a system composed of 2 harmonic oscillators... Aug3-11 04:24 PM vela 3 1,959 Advanced Physics Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data a) Derive an asymptotic expression for the number of... Feb19-10 11:21 PM Brian-san 6 2,725 Advanced Physics Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data So this question has been bugging me because I can't... Jan24-10 07:40 PM bndnchrs 3 2,735 Advanced Physics Homework Hi guys, I'm going through Reif's book on statistical mechanics and have a question on the parameter omega, the number... Aug26-09 12:30 PM Sam_Goldberg 2 4,859 Classical Physics Can someone give me a Pop science explanation of what do strings and Branes have got to do with black hole entropy.... Apr18-09 03:52 PM Naty1 3 1,522 Beyond the Standard Model 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data A carbon nanoparticle (very small particle) contains... Apr14-09 11:27 PM yoyoz41 8 3,382 Introductory Physics Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data I have no idea where to begin on this problem. but... Apr14-09 11:25 PM yoyoz41 5 6,511 Introductory Physics Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data Consider an object containing 9 one-dimensional... Apr14-09 05:30 PM karobins 0 1,420 Introductory Physics Homework I am trying to show that the change in number of accessible microstates, and therefore the change in the multiplicity... Jan31-09 05:29 PM jeffreydk 0 1,607 Classical Physics 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data System A consisting of 10^23 oscillators for which... Feb25-08 04:54 PM karnten07 0 1,427 Advanced Physics Homework 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data The number of microstates of a system of N oscillators... Feb25-08 12:37 PM kdv 3 999 Introductory Physics Homework I understand that a microstate is one possible distribution of energies that make up the system's total energy. But I... Feb19-06 03:06 AM mma 9 2,288 Classical Physics