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Thermodynamics, Statistical Thermodynamics & Kinetics, CourseSmart eTextbook, 3rd Edition

By Thomas Engel, Philip Reid

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: May 16, 2012

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Engel and Reid’s Thermodynamics, Statistical Thermodynamics, and Kinetics gives students a contemporary and accurate overview of physical chemistry while focusing on basic principles that unite the sub-disciplines of the field. The Third Edition continues to emphasize fundamental concepts and presents cutting-edge research developments that demonstrate the vibrancy of physical chemistry today. MasteringChemistry® for Physical Chemistry – a comprehensive online homework and tutorial system specific to Physical Chemistry – is available for the first time with Engel and Reid to reinforce students' understanding of complex theory and to build problem-solving skills throughout the course.

Table of Contents

1 Fundamental Concepts of Thermodynamics
2 Heat, Work, Internal Energy, Enthalpy, and the First Law of Thermodynamics
3 The Importance of State Functions: Internal Energy and Enthalpy
4 Thermochemistry
5 Entropy and the Second and Third Laws of Thermodynamics
6 Chemical Equilibrium
7 The Properties of Real Gases
8 Phase Diagrams and the Relative Stability of Solids, Liquids, and Gases
9 Ideal and Real Solutions
10 Electrolyte Solutions
11 Electrochemical Cells, Batteries, and Fuel Cells
12 Probability
13 The Boltzmann Distribution
14 Ensemble and Molecular Partition Functions
15 Statistical Thermodynamics
16 Kinetic Theory of Gases
17 Transport Phenomena
18 Elementary Chemical Kinetics
19 Complex Reaction Mechanisms

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$52.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-321-76683-0