Thermodynamics of Chemical Systems

Thermodynamics Cover

by Scott E. Wood, Ph.D.
Rubin Battino, Ph.D.
Wright State University

Copyright ©1990, Scott E. Wood & Rubin Battino

Table of Contents


Chapter 1. Introduction

Chapter 2. Temperature, Heat, Work, Energy, Enthalpy

Chapter 3. The Second Law of Thermodynamics: the Entropy Function

Chapter 4. The Gibbs and Helmholtz Energy Functions and Open Systems

Chapter 5. Conditions of Equilibrium and Stability: the Phase Rule

Chapter 6. Partial Molar Quantities

Chapter 7. Ideal Gases and Real Gases

Chapter 8. Liquids and Solids: Reference and Standard States

Chapter 9. Thermochemistry

Chapter 10. Phase Equilibrium

Chapter 11. Chemical Equilibrium

Chapter 12. Equilibria in Electrochemical Systems

Chapter 13. Surface Effects

Chapter 14. Equilibrium Conditions in the Presence of an External Field

Chapter 15. The Third Law of Thermodynamics



Subject Index

Comment by Vilupanur A. Ravi, JOM:

A well-written book with the subject matter flowing smoothly from one chapter to the next. Researchers will find it a valuable refresher and reference.