1. Not finding help here? Sign up for a free 30min tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Cp and Cv of a Real Gas

  1. Dec 4, 2012 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    Hello there,

    I was given a tasks to find Cp and Cv of nitrogen and carbon dioxide in real gas situation.


    2. Relevant equations

    From what i could find, the suitable equation would be:

    Cv = Cv° - (2(∂B/∂T) + T(∂²B/∂T²)P



    3. The attempt at a solution

    The problem is I couldn't find a way to solve the

    '(2(∂B/∂T) + T(∂²B/∂T²)P'

    part of equation. Any guidance will be highly appreciated. Thanks.
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Dec 4, 2012 #2
    This is a differential equation of 2nd order. I myself don't know how to solve differential equation of 2nd order but you can use calculators to solve it.
     
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook




Similar Discussions: Cp and Cv of a Real Gas
  1. Find out Cp of the gas (Replies: 6)

Loading...