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The formal expression given by Eq. (81) for the Gibbs entropy of an isobaric-

isothermal ensemble can be rearranged to read <3€> + P(V) = -£-' In MP, N, (3) +

(M)-'S (82) This result is formally similar to the

PV ...

The formal expression given by Eq. (81) for the Gibbs entropy of an isobaric-

isothermal ensemble can be rearranged to read <3€> + P(V) = -£-' In MP, N, (3) +

(M)-'S (82) This result is formally similar to the

**thermodynamic**relations H = E +PV ...

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One need only replace the quantum ensemble averages by classical ensemble

averages and reinterpret the classical grand canonical partition function as a

quantum grand canonical partition function. E.

One need only replace the quantum ensemble averages by classical ensemble

averages and reinterpret the classical grand canonical partition function as a

quantum grand canonical partition function. E.

**Thermodynamic**Equivalence ...Page 730

C. Relation between

Systems In Section III, B.I, the maximum entropy principle was used to construct

the density distribution function p characterizing the macroscopic state of some ...

C. Relation between

**Thermodynamics**and Statistical Mechanics 1. ClassicalSystems In Section III, B.I, the maximum entropy principle was used to construct

the density distribution function p characterizing the macroscopic state of some ...

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