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can you recommend a Mathcad resource for calculating thermophysical properties and phase equilibria of mixtures with different fluids ?
I need the values of properties as enthalpy, entropy and others,
actually I enter the data manually which is tedious,
with Google I have found many resources for Excel, Matlab etc.
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### RE: thermophysical properties in Mathcad

Try asking your question on http://communities.ptc.com/community/mathcad - there are few people who look at that site who are likely to be able to point you at such resources. (Mind you if you know the equations and have a basic text list of properties, writing a Mathcad worksheet to calculate them should be straightforward).

### RE: thermophysical properties in Mathcad

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I have read that there is a link with Prode Properties, see

Prode has many features and it should be able to do all what you need.

### RE: thermophysical properties in Mathcad

If you have an Excel table, that can be read into Mathcad, so what's the problem with that? Ditto for some Matlab formats.

### RE: thermophysical properties in Mathcad

(OP)
thanks all for the help,

delittle, I know Prode but I was not aware of the link with Mathcad 15,
seems a interesting stuff, hoping it will be available soon.

IRstuff, I need to solve iteratively, a table doesn't give the required accuracy, I could calculate the properties with a equation os state, not easy in Mathcad and the resources which I found (Mathcad files) are for pure fluids not mixtures.

### RE: thermophysical properties in Mathcad

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I could calculate the properties with a equation os state, not easy in Mathcad
Could you give a pointer to an Excel or Matlab site that does give a relevant resource? I have not encountered many instances of Excel being able to something that Mathcad can't with greater ease (apart from the tabulation and formatting). Iteration is Mathcad's bread and butter ...

### RE: thermophysical properties in Mathcad

hcostello, tell me exactly what properties and which species are you interested in. If you deal with water/steam and/or air/combustion gas components properties, then i can give you the answer. On a side note I can tell you that from my experience, it is generally better to have properties models in dll libraries.

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