Entropy as a Sum of Heat Capacities

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Igor A. Stepanov


An attempt is made to explain the meaning of entropy in thermodynamics. A new concept of heat capacity is defined. For it, the temperature change is measured from 0 kelvin. It is supposed that the entropy of a substance is the sum of these heat capacities in the formation of the substance from 0 kelvin to the actual temperature. This conclusion agrees with experimental data.

Entropy, heat capacity, enthalpy.

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A. Stepanov, I. (2018). Entropy as a Sum of Heat Capacities. Physical Science International Journal, 18(3), 1-3. https://doi.org/10.9734/PSIJ/2018/41666
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