Volume 8, Issue 3, May 2019, Page: 35-44
Eliminating the Uncertainty of the Concept of Energy
Etkin Valery Abramovich, Research Center, Toglyatti State University, Toglyatti, Russian Federation
Received: Jun. 11, 2019;       Accepted: Jul. 11, 2019;       Published: Aug. 8, 2019
DOI: 10.11648/j.ijepe.20190803.12      View  24      Downloads  16
The article analyzes the reasons that led to the loss of the original meaning of energy as a quantitative measure of motion and the uncertainty of this concept. A generalization of the energy conservation law was proposed taking into account the kinetics and irreversibility of real processes, and on this basis, the general properties of any forms of energy were identified. The ability is shown to return energy close to the original meaning as the most common characteristic function of the system state, expressing its ability to perform any work. A new classification of forms of energy is given, based on the fundamental difference between ordered and disordered works as quantitative measures of the processes of its transfer and transformation, as well as the presence of an irreducible part in each form of energy.
Energy, It’s Meaning, Properties, Classification, Conservation Laws
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Etkin Valery Abramovich, Eliminating the Uncertainty of the Concept of Energy, International Journal of Energy and Power Engineering. Vol. 8, No. 3, 2019, pp. 35-44. doi: 10.11648/j.ijepe.20190803.12
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