Thermal Physics

(Syllabus)

**First Law of Thermodynamics****Mathematical Background and Applications**3.2 Application of the Thermodynamic Notation

3.3 The Simple Solid

**Equilibrium Processes in Gases**4.2 Change in Temperature with Elevation

4.3 Cyclic Processes

**Reversible and irreversible Processes****Second Law of Thermodynamics**6.1 Kelvin and Clausius Statements

6.2 Carnot´s Theorem

6.4 Differentials

6.5 Entropy

**Phase Transitions****Basis concepts of Thermochemistry****Third Law of Thermodynamics****Thermodynamics in static electric and magnetic fields****Kinetic Theory****Appendix**

11.1 Exact Differentials and the Theory of Differential Euqations

11.2 Statistical Interpretation of Entropy

11.3Hurricanes and the Carnot cycle

11.4 Relationships between partial derivatives using Jacobian