One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
The temperature and pressure at which the solid, liquid, and vapor phases of a pure substance can coexist in equilibrium.
- ‘In strict terms, this process is desiccation, not lyophilization, because water removal is done at temperatures above the triple point of water.’
- ‘The triple point of water occurs at an external pressure of .18 in and a temperature of 32.02°F.’
- ‘The kelvin is described as 1 / 273.16 of the thermodynamic temperature of the triple point of water.’
- ‘Is there a formula to calculate the triple point of a substance?’
- ‘These two regions could be separated by a uniform liquid phase, a triple point, or an extended region in which three phases are in coexistence, one solid and two liquid.’
Top tips for CV writingRead more
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.