ABOUT THIS LESSON: Material Science, Gases

Lesson 5 of 33.  The material properties of gases are presented in this lesson. The ideal gas law is described as well as the various ways of expressing pressure.

Knowledge Check:
What is the ideal gas law?
What is described by “one atmosphere” of gas?
What gas was used in the blimp known as the Hindenburg?
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Theodore Miner has a B.S. degree in Physics and a degree in Electronics. He has worked for many years in the area of Industrial Control systems. His work involves evaluating materials and components used in electronic systems and performing failure analysis on control systems. His hobbies include tinkering with microcontroller home projects and ham radio.