Calculating a value for Absolute Zero

By Thursday, April 8, 2010 , , , , 0

This a nice, simple IA lab that is worth trying out. In a nutshell, the basic procedure is as follows: Fill a gas syringe with a single gas (Oxygen or Helium are good)   Cool the gas (at least five times), measuring the volume each time. Plot a graph of temperature (x-axis) vs volume (y -axis) and extrapolate This is just the basic outline for the method - if you need more details let me know. Not sure I would use it for Design ...