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The field of non-equilibrium thermodynamics originates in the work of Lars Onsager who gave a more specific formulation of the second law of thermodynamics in 1931, useful beyond the inequality given in equilibrium thermodynamics. His formulation, in terms of conjugate thermodynamic fluxes and force...
Print publication date: 16 Oct 2015
Copyright year: 2016
Print ISBN: 978-1-78262-024-2
PDF eISBN: 978-1-78262-254-3
ePub eISBN: 978-1-78262-736-4