Volumetric Thermal Expansion

Written by Jerry Ratzlaff on . Posted in Thermodynamics

  • See Thermal Expansion

FORMULA

\(\Delta V = 3 \alpha  V_i \Delta T   \)

\(\Delta V = \beta  V_i \Delta T   \) 

Where:

\(\Delta V\) = volume differential

\(\beta\) = volume thermal expansion coefficient

\(V_i\) = initial volume

\(\Delta T\) = temperature differential