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Insights Grandpa Chet's Entropy Recipe - Comments

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  1. Aug 22, 2016 #1
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  3. Aug 22, 2016 #2
    Great recipe Chet! Looking forward to future tastings :)
     
  4. Aug 22, 2016 #3

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    Don't be so hard on yourself. I always thought of you more like the crazy old uncle.
     
  5. Aug 23, 2016 #4
    Thank you Chet! I am a Master student in thermal engineering and I find this extremely helpful.
     
  6. Aug 23, 2016 #5
    I don't know about the uncle part, but....
     
  7. Aug 25, 2016 #6
    You're the best, Chet!
     
  8. Nov 6, 2016 #7
    Many thanks for your contribution Chet, I've read many useful answers you gave here, before signing in!

    If I just could ask a thing...Your insight talks about entropy change in closed systems. However, doesn't the last example depict an isolated system?
     
    Last edited: Nov 6, 2016
  9. Nov 6, 2016 #8
    Isolated systems are a subset of closed systems.
     
  10. Nov 6, 2016 #9
    I've thought that this could be the motivation. Thanks for your confirm!
     
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