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Boltzmann constant

(bolts'mahn),
the gas constant divided by the Avogadro number; 1.380658 × 10-23 J · K-1.

Boltzmann constant

A physical constant which links a particle’s energy with temperature.

Boltzmann,

Ludwig, Austrian physicist who founded branch of physics known as statistical mechanics, 1844-1906.
Boltzmann constant
Boltzmann distribution
Boltzmann equation
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where M is the mass of the particle, k is Boltzman's constant, and T is the temperature.
N] is the noise generated by an ideal metallic resistance, k is Boltzman's constant, T is absolute temperature, R is the resistance in ohms, and F is the bandwidth of the measuring circuitry in Hz.