The Entropy Calculator will calculate the:
Note: Write the ΔQ value as negative when the system releases heat to its surroundings.
|The change in the entropy of a thermodynamic system in terms of heat exchanged and temperature of system is:|
|The change in the entropy of a thermodynamic system in terms of volume, temperature and molar specific heat at constant volume J/K|
|The change in the entropy of a thermodynamic system in terms of pressure, temperature and molar specific heat at constant pressure J/K|
|Change in entropy of system in terms of heat and temperature calculations|
Hot object calculation∆S1 = ∆Q/T1
∆S1 = /T1
Cold object calculation∆S2 = ∆Q/T2
∆S2 = /
Universe calculation∆Suniverse = ∆S1 + ∆S2
|Change in entropy in terms of V, T and CV calculation|
|∆S = CV × lnT2/T1 + R × lnV2/V1|
∆S = × ln/ + × ln/
∆S = × ln() + × ln()
∆S = × + ×
|Change in entropy in terms of P, T and CP calculation|
|∆S = CP × lnT2/T1 - R × lnP2/P1|
∆S = × ln/ - × ln/
∆S = × ln() - × ln()
∆S = × - ×
|Entropy Calculator Input Values|
|Initial pressure of gas (P1) Pa|
|Initial volume of gas (V1) m3|
|Initial temperature of gas (T1) K|
|Final pressure of gas (P2) Pa|
|Final volume of gas (V2) m3|
|Final temperature of gas (T2) K|
|Heat exchanged during the process (ΔQ) J|
|Ideal gas constant (R) J/mol∙K|
|Molar specific heat at constant volume (CV) J/mol∙K|
|Molar specific heat at constant pressure (CP) J/mol∙K|
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