190 Years of the Carnot Cycle

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Title 190 Years of the Carnot Cycle
190 Anos do Ciclo de Carnot
Creator Laranjeiras, C´assio C.
Description The purpose of this paper is to mark the 190 years of the “Carnot Cycle”, proposed by the French physycist and engineer Nicolas L´eonard Sadi Carnot (1796-1832) in this memoir “Reflections on the Motive Power of Fire, and on Machines Fitted to Develop that Power” (1824). This was his first and only scientific work and a foundational one in thermodynamics.
O objetivo deste artigo ´e registrar a passagem dos 190 anos do “Ciclo de Carnot”, proposto pelo f´ısico e engenheiro francˆes Nicolas L´eonard Sadi Carnot (1796-1832) em sua obra “Reflex˜oes Sobre a Potencia Motriz do Fogo e Sobre as M´aquinas Adequadas para Desenvolver esta Potˆencia” (1824). A obra, primeiro e ´unico trabalho cient´ıfico publicado por Carnot, ´e pe¸ca fundacional da Termodinˆamica.
Publisher Instituto de Física
Date 2016-12-01
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
Format application/pdf
Identifier http://periodicos.unb.br/index.php/e-bfis/article/view/9820
Source e-Boletim da Física; v. 3 n. 7 (2014); 1-5
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Relation http://periodicos.unb.br/index.php/e-bfis/article/view/9820/8676

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