Free energy

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Free energy may refer to:

Science[edit]

Pseudoscience[edit]

Other uses[edit]

  • In economics, energy from sources that do not require an input which has to be paid for (usually a sub-set of renewable energy)
  • Free Energy (band), a 5-piece rock band on DFA Records

See also[edit]

  • Free-energy relationship, a relation between the reaction rate or equilibrium constants of two series of chemical reactions
  • Free energy perturbation, a method based on statistical mechanics that is used in computational chemistry for computing free energy differences
  • Free energy principle, a variational formulation of self-organisation in biological systems, applied in particular to neuroscience
  • Principle of minimum energy, a thermodynamic formulation based on the second law