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Apart from historical reasons, the virial features prominently [[classical thermodynamics]] (for example, see [[Virial_equation_of_state |  virial coefficients]]) and in simulation (see: [[virial pressure]]).
 
Apart from historical reasons, the virial features prominently [[classical thermodynamics]] (for example, see [[Virial_equation_of_state |  virial coefficients]]) and in simulation (see: [[virial pressure]]).
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
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*[[Virial equation of state]]
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*[[Virial pressure]]
 
*[[Virial theorem]]
 
*[[Virial theorem]]
*[[Virial pressure]]
 
 
[[category: classical mechanics]]
 
[[category: classical mechanics]]

Revision as of 17:20, 18 February 2008

The virial of a central interaction potential v(r) is defined by

V(r)= \frac{dv(r)}{dr} r = - f(r) r .

Apart from historical reasons, the virial features prominently classical thermodynamics (for example, see virial coefficients) and in simulation (see: virial pressure).

See also