Overview of the ThermophysicalData Package
List of Commands in the ThermophysicalData Package
List of Commands in the CoolProp Subpackage
List of Commands in the Chemicals Subpackage
List of Commands in the Atmosphere Subpackage
List of Other ThermophysicalData Package Help Pages
The ThermophysicalData package contains functions for computing thermophysical, thermodynamic, and thermochemical properties. It uses the CoolProp library, developed at http://www.coolprop.org/ and the NASA Glenn Coefficients for Calculating Thermodynamic Properties, see https://www.grc.nasa.gov/WWW/CEAWeb/TP-2002-21556.htm.
Each command in the ThermophysicalData package can be accessed by using either the long form or the short form of the command name in the calling sequence.
As the underlying implementation of the ThermophysicalData package is a module, it is also possible to use the form ThermophysicalData:-Command to access a command from the package. For more information, see Module Members.
The ThermophysicalData package has two subpackages. The CoolProp subpackage contains commands to access the CoolProp library more directly than commands in the ThermophysicalData package itself. These commands will be more familiar to users who have used the CoolProp library in other environments.
find properties of air as a function of altitude
plot isotherms and quality curves on a pressure-enthalpy diagram
access thermophysical data
create a psychrometric chart to extract and visualize thermophysical properties of humid air
plot saturation dome and isobars on temperature-entropy axes
The CoolProp subpackage contains the following commands:
access CoolProp thermophysical data about humid air
access CoolProp phase data in string form
access thermophysical fluid data from CoolProp
access CoolProp thermophysical fluid data independent of thermophysical state
access CoolProp thermophysical fluid data
The Chemicals subpackage contains the following commands:
returns the chemicals known to ThermophysicalData:-Chemicals
access thermodynamic data known to ThermophysicalData:-Chemicals
The Atmosphere subpackage contains the following commands:
list of chemicals known to ThermophysicalData:-Chemicals
description of various fluids available from ThermophysicalData:-CoolProp
Bell, Ian H.; Wronski, Jorrit; Quoilin, Sylvain; and Lemort, Vincent. Pure and Pseudo-pure Fluid Thermophysical Property Evaluation and the Open-Source Thermophysical Property Library CoolProp. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, Vol. 53 No. 6 (2014): 2498-2508; http://www.coolprop.org/.
McBride, Bonnie J.; Zehe, Michael J.; and Gordon, Sanford. NASA Glenn Coefficients for Calculating Thermodynamic Properties of Individual Species; 2002; https://www.grc.nasa.gov/WWW/CEAWeb/TP-2002-21556.htm.
The ThermophysicalData package was introduced in Maple 2016.
For more information on Maple 2016 changes, see Updates in Maple 2016.
Analysis of a Vapor-Compression Refrigeration Cycle
Conditioning Air into the Human Comfort Zone
Energy Needed to Vaporize Ethanol
Flow Through an Expansion Valve
Heat Transfer Coefficient of Air Flowing Across a Flat Plate
Mixing Humid Air
Optimizing the Efficiency of a Regenerative Rankine Cycle
Particle Falling Through Air
Saturation Temperature of Fluids
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