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The preamplifiers of the National Ignition Facility
The preamplifiers of the National Ignition Facility

Energy and Mass

Einstein linked energy and mass together in his famous equation. However, for most practical purposes mass and energy are conserved independently. The article below illustrates how mass effectively transports energy when it flows and describes the development of the steady flow energy equation which underpins the design of many flow-based devices.

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Energy: Thermodynamics in Everyday Life

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