Otto Engine

 

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Note:  In this applet, N = nR  (so that N is number of moles times the gas constant).   This, then, gives PV = NT and we will assume an ideal gas in the engine.  Restart

Credits

Script by Wolfgang Christian and Anne J Cox.
Original Java code from CoLoS project (http://www.colos.ec-lyon.fr/), modified by Wolfgang Christian.