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On the van der Waals Gas, Contact Geometry and the Toda Chain

Instituto Universitario de Matemática Pura y Aplicada, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, 46022 Valencia, Spain
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Entropy 2018, 20(8), 554; https://doi.org/10.3390/e20080554
Received: 7 June 2018 / Revised: 11 July 2018 / Accepted: 16 July 2018 / Published: 26 July 2018
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Entropy: From Physics to Information Sciences and Geometry)
A Toda–chain symmetry is shown to underlie the van der Waals gas and its close cousin, the ideal gas. Links to contact geometry are explored. View Full-Text
Keywords: van der Waals gas; contact geometry; Toda chain van der Waals gas; contact geometry; Toda chain
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Alarcón, D.; Fernández de Córdoba, P.; Isidro, J.M.; Orea, C. On the van der Waals Gas, Contact Geometry and the Toda Chain. Entropy 2018, 20, 554. https://doi.org/10.3390/e20080554

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Alarcón D, Fernández de Córdoba P, Isidro JM, Orea C. On the van der Waals Gas, Contact Geometry and the Toda Chain. Entropy. 2018; 20(8):554. https://doi.org/10.3390/e20080554

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Alarcón, Diego, P. Fernández de Córdoba, J. M. Isidro, and Carlos Orea. 2018. "On the van der Waals Gas, Contact Geometry and the Toda Chain" Entropy 20, no. 8: 554. https://doi.org/10.3390/e20080554

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