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MeSH HeadingThermodynamics
Tree NumberG01.906
Annotationno qualif
Scope NoteA rigorously mathematical analysis of energy relationships (heat, work, temperature, and equilibrium). It describes systems whose states are determined by thermal parameters, such as temperature, in addition to mechanical and electromagnetic parameters. (From Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, 12th ed)
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD013816

MeSH Tree Structures

Physical Phenomena [G01]
Astronomical Phenomena [G01.060]  +
Biophysical Phenomena [G01.154]  +
Elementary Particles [G01.249]  +
Geological Phenomena [G01.311]  +
Hydrodynamics [G01.342]
Magnetic Phenomena [G01.358]  +
Mechanical Phenomena [G01.374]  +
Optical Phenomena [G01.590]  +
Physical Processes [G01.595]  +
Radiation [G01.750]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeThermodynamics [G01.906]
Convection [G01.906.230]
Entropy [G01.906.345]
Temperature [G01.906.595]  +
Thermal Conductivity [G01.906.730]
Time [G01.910]  +

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