Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1979, 44, 3555-3565

Thermodynamic properties of pure hard sphere, spherocylinder and dumbell fluids

Ivo Nezbedaa, Jan Pavlíčekb and Stanislav Labíkc

a Institute of Chemical Process Fundamentals, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, 165 02 Prague 6-Suchdol
b J. Heyrovský Institute of Physical Chemistry and Electrochemistry, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, 121 38 Prague 2
c Department of Physical Chemistry, Prague Institute of Chemical Technology, 166 28 Prague 6


A universal equation of state for the fluid of hard bodies of an arbitrary shape is proposed. New Monte Carlo data of the hard sphere system are published and the existing pseudoexperimental data for hard spheres, spherocylindres and dumbells are critically reviewed.