Boltzmann distribution law


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Noun1.Boltzmann distribution law - (physics) a law expressing the distribution of energy among the molecules of a gas in thermal equilibrium
distribution law - (chemistry) the total energy in an assembly of molecules is not distributed equally but is distributed around an average value according to a statistical distribution
natural philosophy, physics - the science of matter and energy and their interactions; "his favorite subject was physics"
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The author has organized the main body of his text in seven chapters and six appendices devoted to energy and entropy, entropy and free energy, the evaporation of a liquid drop, gases and the basics of thermodynamics, mixtures and reactions, phases and temperature variations, heat dispersion and temperature, the Boltzmann distribution law, and a wide variety of other related subjects.