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Nov. 22 2002 : Lecture 26:
The Gibbs Phase Rule and its Application

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Symmetry and Thermodynamics

$ Cf + 2$ Variables

$ C(f-1)$ Equations for Continuity of Chemical Potential

$ f$ Gibbs-Duhem Relations (one for each phase)

$ D = C - f - 2$ Degrees of Freedom Left Over





W. Craig Carter 2002-11-21