Thermodynamics—What’s under the Hood
Lecture no. 1 from the course: Thermodynamics: Four Laws That Move the Universe
Taught by Professor Jeffrey C. Grossman | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Starting with the example of cooked food, see how thermodynamics governs all processes that use energy to transform materials—whether the product is a pan of brownies or a cell phone. Preview the course by imagining what it would take to build modern technological civilization from scratch.