14.5 Maxwell Distribution of Molecular Speeds,)()(,)()()(//kTkTeZNdgdNeZNdgdNfεεεεεεεεεεε−−=⇒==.)2(2/32hmkTVZπ=Now, we want to apply Maxwell-Boltzman distribution of particles among energy levels to the speed distribution of an ideal gas. From M-B stat., we havewhere N(ε)dεis the number of molecules in the energy range of εto ε+dε. For an ideal gas,.24)(2/12/33εεπεεdmhVdg=
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