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Title: Joule's experiment: An historico-critical approach
Author: Pou Gallo, Marcos
Director: Pérez Canals, Enric
Keywords: Termodinàmica
Història de la ciència
History of sciences
Joule, James Prescott, 1818-1889
Issue Date: Jan-2015
Abstract: We present the result of the historical analysis of Joule's paper "The mechanical equivalent of heat" (1849). We give a brief but close examination of his measurements of the mechanical value of a calorie, as well as their in uence in the birth of thermodynamics.
Note: Treballs Finals de Grau de Física, Facultat de Física, Universitat de Barcelona, Any: 2015, Tutor: Enric Pérez Canals
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