Department of Earth Sciences, University of Bristol
Chemistry for Earth Scientists
Prof. D.M. Sherman

Lecture 6: Thermochemistry: Heat and Work


Here we introduce the concepts of internal energy, heat and work. These are related to each other via the first law of thermodynamics. An important quantity is the enthalpy which is the heat transferred at constant pressure.


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