5.1 Introduction 1
5.2 Equilibrium between two phases 2
5.3 The Clapyron Equation 4
5.4 Vaporization (or sublimation) 4
5.5 Psychrometry (gas-vapor mixtures) 7
5.6 One-Component Phase Diagrams 11
5.7 Effect of pressure on thermodynamic properties 12
5.7.1 Solid/liquid (melting) and solidI/solidII transformations 12
5.7.2 Transformation of graphite to diamond 13
5.7.3 Vapor pressure 15
5.7.4 Triple point (of water) 16
5.7.5 Summary of pressure effects 18
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