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Heat Flow, Work Energy, Chemical Reactions, and Thermodynamics: a Dynamical Systems Perspective

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Wassim M. Haddad, Sergey G. Nersesov and VijaySekhar Chellaboina

Submitted: 10 May 2010 Published: 14 January 2011

DOI: 10.5772/13750

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Thermodynamics

Edited by Mizutani Tadashi

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Written By

Wassim M. Haddad, Sergey G. Nersesov and VijaySekhar Chellaboina

Submitted: 10 May 2010 Published: 14 January 2011