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Introduction B. Equilibrium and Open Systems Defined; Steady States . C. A Simple Model D. Forms of Energy E. Work F. Reversible and Irreversible Processes G. The First Law of Thermodynamics: Conservation of Energy H. Applications of the First Law I. The Second Law of Thermodynamics: Entropy J. Third Law K. Energetics L. Summary of Classical Thermodynamics III. Thermodynamics of Open Systems A. Introduction B. Entropy Coupling C. Entropy Production D. Onsager's Theory E. Applications of the Theory IV.
Boltzmann's fundamental equation ex presses this relation: S = RlnP (38) A state in which the molecules are assigned to definite locations is highly improbable and would be characterized by low entropy. We may, therefore, regard entropy as a direct measure of the randomness of a system. We are now prepared to make a precise statement of the Second Law in the most general terms: "Every system, left to itself, will, on the average, change toward a condition of maximum probability" (2). All real processes are accompanied by an increase in entropy.
The Second Law of Thermodynamics: Entropy J. Third Law K. Energetics L. Summary of Classical Thermodynamics III. Thermodynamics of Open Systems A. Introduction B. Entropy Coupling C. Entropy Production D. Onsager's Theory E. Applications of the Theory IV. Reaction Rates in Chemical and Biological Systems A. Effect of Temperature on Reaction Rates . . 16 16 16 16 16 17 20 21 23 24 25 26 28 42 43 49 50 50 50 52 56 58 60 60 * Present address: Biophysics Department, Yale University, New Haven, Con necticut.