|A Concise History of Thermodynamics|
An overview of the history/evolution of thermodynamics. this is an excerpt from a biography of j. willard gibbs. the overview is available from the site in ms word or pdf/acrobat format.
A very basic (prepared for the middle school math teachers) tutorial but still useful for professionals.
From hyperphysics portal. this is rather a comprehensive online physics handbook containing " thermodynamics" chapter. site has a handle navigation , good illustrations , and very detail content.
Definition and short explanations of terms , units and basic principles.
|Basic Terms and Theory|
From engineers edge. a definitions , short explanations and conection of basic thermodynamics therms.
Applet showing the physics processes of a carnot heat engine by fu-kwun hwang of the national taïwan normal university.
|Converter of physical unit. |
Comprehensive converter of different physical units , including thermodynamics.
|Fundamentals of Thermodynamics|
Lecture notes and problems from university of pittsburg.
|Ideal Gas Law|
Applet illustrating the ideal gas law : action of a piston in a pressure chamber filled with ideal gas.
|Internal Combustion Engines Web Site|
Thermodynamics and heat transfer in internal combustion engine. applets are used to perform simple calculations. developed at colorado state university.
|Properties of Heat and Matter|
Online book on thermodynamics at uc berkeley.
|The Expert System For Thermodynamics|
Test is a visual environment to solve thermodynamics problems , pursue what-if scenarios and perform numerical experiments.
|The Second Law of Thermodynamics|
A qualitative introduction to the second law and entropy written for beginners in chemistry but useful for physics students too. explains relationship with murphy's law.
|Thermo Fluids Engineering|
Web page of the division of the eindhoven university of technology which study processes where fluid flows and heat transfer play a prominent role.
Contains directions for making toys with thermodynamics background.