Advertisement

Phase Change Depending on a State Quantity: Liquid–Vapor Phase Change

  • Michel Frémond
Chapter
Part of the Lecture Notes of the Unione Matematica Italiana book series (UMILN, volume 13)

Abstract

Water may be solid, liquid and gaseous. We investigate in this chapter the liquid 4 vapor phase change. Compared to the solid liquid phase change, there is a major 5 difference: the phase change temperature depends on a parameter, for instance on 6 the pressure. It is well known that water boils at the Mont Blanc summit at a lower 7 temperature than at sea level.

Keywords

Critical Temperature Phase Change Liquid Water State Quantity Phase Change Temperature 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dipartimento di Ingegneria CivileUniversità di Roma “Tor Vergata”RomaItaly

Personalised recommendations