Chemical Thermodynamics

Chemical Thermodynamics

By: Peter A. Rock

Publication date: June 1983
ISBN: 9781891389320

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Pages: 548
Language: English
Publisher: University Science Books
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1. The Purpose and Scope of Thermodynamics

2. Temperature

3. Energy and the First Law of Thermodynamics

4. Entropy and the Second Law of Thermodynamics

5. Thermodynamic Functions

6. The Third Law of Thermodynamics and Absolute Entropies

7. Thermodynamics of Chemical Reactions

8. The Chemical Potential and the Phase Rule

9. Phase Equilibria: The Activity Function

10. Equilibrium Constants

11. Activities of Solution-Phase Species

12. Thermodynamics of Ions in Solution

13. Phase Equilibria Involving Solutions

14. Statistical Thermodynamics



“It is written for the student: thoughtful readable, concise.”
-Jesse H. Day, Ohio University

“This book is the best general introduction to chemical thermodynamics I have ever seen. I recommend it very highly.
-Loren Helper, Univ. of Alberta