Thermodynamic state variables
The thermodynamic state variables describe the measurable properties of a system. Any thermal equilibrium state can be unambiguously described by means of state variables.
Fundamentals of temperature measurement
Experimental introduction to temperature measurement: methods, areas of application, characteristics.
Investigation of transient temperature behaviour and defined temperature jumps.
Fundamentals of pressure measurement
Measurement of positive and negative pressure with different measuring devices.
Fundamentals of humidity measurement
Climatic chamber with adjustable humidity; comparison of four measuring methods.
Change of state of gases
Isothermal and isochoric change of state of air.
Expansion of ideal gases
Determination of the adiabatic exponent according to Clément-Desormes.