Carnegie Mellon University Free Online Education

Statistical Thermodynamics: Molecules to Machines


Modern engineering research focuses on designing new materials and processes at the molecular level. Statistical thermodynamics provides the formalism for understanding how molecular interactions lead to the observed collective behavior at the macroscale.

This course will develop a molecular-level understanding of key thermodynamic quantities like heat, work, free energy and entropy. These concepts will be applied in understanding several important engineering and biological applications.

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Language: English

Subtitles: English

Statistical Thermodynamics: Molecules to Machines – Carnegie Mellon University