The Maxwell–Boltzmann distribution
5 The Maxwell–Boltzmann distribution
- Concepts in Thermal Physics
Stephen J. Blundell
Katherine M. Blundell
- Oxford University Press
This chapter shows that the Boltzmann distribution applied to gases gives rise to a speed distribution known as the Maxwell–Boltzmann distribution. It shows how this can be measured experimentally.
Boltzmann distribution, velocity distribution, speed distribution, Maxwell–Boltzmann distribution
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