Thermodynamics—Heat, Energy, and Work
Lecture no. 13 from the course: 12 Essential Scientific Concepts
Taught by Professor Indre Viskontas | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Explore the concept of power in the inanimate world—as predicted through the three fascinating laws of thermodynamics (which describe the relationship between heat and work). Along the way, you’ll understand how an ideal engine works and witness thermodynamics in action through the famous examples of steam and internal combustion engines.