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 JAMP  Vol.5 No.9 , September 2017
The Reasons Suggesting a Close Link between Thermodynamics and Relativity
Abstract: Since the advent of relativity, it is widely accepted that the law of conservation of energy must include the energy created by disintegration of matter, or converted into matter. The aim of the present paper deals with the insertion of this concept into the basic equations of thermodynamics.
Cite this paper: Tane, J. (2017) The Reasons Suggesting a Close Link between Thermodynamics and Relativity. Journal of Applied Mathematics and Physics, 5, 1710-1719. doi: 10.4236/jamp.2017.59144.
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