# Difference between revisions of "Equation of State: Ideal Gas"

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## Revision as of 20:17, 18 March 2008

The ideal gas equation of state, developed by Benoît Paul Émile Clapeyron in 1834 (Ref. 1) is given by:

or

where:

- is the pressure
- is the volume
- is the number of molecules
- is the number of moles
- is the absolute temperature
- is the Boltzmann constant
- is the molar gas constant.

## See also

## References

- Émile Clapeyron "Mémoire sur la puissance motrice de la chaleur", Journal de l'Ecole polytechnique, Tome 14 pp. 153-190 (1834) (Check this)