Clapeyron-Clausius Equation
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Clapeyron-Clausius Equation
The differential equation relating pressure to temperature in a system in
which two phases of a substance are in equilibrium. dp/dT = L/(T
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temperature; L is the latent heat of the phase change; and Missing Image:IMG
src="c_files/deltabg.gif"V is the difference in volume of the phases.
Also called Clapeyron equation, Clausius-Clapeyron equation.
References
This article is based on NASA's Dictionary of Technical Terms for Aerospace Use