written by
Harvey Gould, Jan Tobochnik, Wolfgang Christian, and Anne Cox

The STP Entropy Einstein Solid program calculates the entropy of two Einstein solids that can exchange energy. The purpose of this calculation is to illustrate that the entropy is a maximum at thermal equilibrium. The default system is two Einstein solids with 50 particles each and total energy E =200.

STP EntropyEinsteinSolid is part of a suite of Open Source Physics programs that model aspects of Statistical and Thermal Physics (STP). The program is distributed as a ready-to-run (compiled) Java archive. Double clicking the stp_EntropyEinsteinSolid.jar file will run the program if Java is installed on your computer. Additional programs can be found by searching ComPADRE for Open Source Physics, STP, or Statistical and Thermal Physics.

Please note that this resource requires
at least version 1.5 of Java.

STP Entropy Einstein Solid Documentation
A pdf document that briefly describes the STP Entropy Einstein Solid program. It describes how to use the stp_EntropyEinsteinSolid.jar file and contains short tutorial exercises for use with the jar file. download 193kb .pdf
Published: March 13, 2009

STP Entropy Einstein Solid Distribution
The materials distributed in this zip file are in support of the STP Entropy Einstein Solid program. This distribution contains the program, documentation, and exercises. download 584kb .zip
Published: March 13, 2009
previous versions

<a href="https://www.compadre.org/OSP/items/detail.cfm?ID=8685">Gould, H, J. Tobochnik, W. Christian, and A. Cox. "STP Entropy Einstein Solid Program."</a>

H. Gould, J. Tobochnik, W. Christian, and A. Cox, Computer Program STP ENTROPY EINSTEIN SOLID PROGRAM (2009), WWW Document, (https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=8685&DocID=1078).

H. Gould, J. Tobochnik, W. Christian, and A. Cox, Computer Program STP ENTROPY EINSTEIN SOLID PROGRAM (2009), <https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=8685&DocID=1078>.

Gould, H., Tobochnik, J., Christian, W., & Cox, A. (2009). STP Entropy Einstein Solid Program [Computer software]. Retrieved July 12, 2024, from https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=8685&DocID=1078

Gould, H, J. Tobochnik, W. Christian, and A. Cox. "STP Entropy Einstein Solid Program." https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=8685&DocID=1078 (accessed 12 July 2024).

Gould, Harvey, Jan Tobochnik, Wolfgang Christian, and Anne Cox. STP Entropy Einstein Solid Program. Computer software. 2009. Java 1.5. 12 July 2024 <https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=8685&DocID=1078>.

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STP Entropy Einstein Solid is a part of STP Application package that contains curricular materials for the teaching of Statistical and Thermal Physics.