2010

Energy and Entropy

Equilibrium to Stationary States

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ISBN: 978-0-387-77822-8 (Print) 978-0-387-77823-5 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

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    Pages 1-21

    The First Law of Thermodynamics

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    Pages 23-36

    First Law Formalism

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    Pages 37-49

    First Law of Thermodynamics: Applications

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    Pages 51-69

    Entropy and the Second Law: Thermodynamics Viewpoint

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    Pages 71-87

    The Nature of Entropy

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    Pages 89-104

    Free Energy

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    Pages 105-118

    Thermodynamic Equations of State

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    Pages 119-127

    Chemical Potentials in Solution

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    Pages 129-147

    Phase Equilibria and Colligative Properties

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    Pages 149-163

    The Foundations of Statistical Thermodynamics

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    Pages 165-179

    Applied Boltzmann Statistics

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    Pages 181-196

    Multi-state Systems

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    Pages 197-216

    Maxwell–Boltzmann Distributions

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    Pages 217-229

    Interactions

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    Pages 231-253

    Statistical Thermodynamics in Chemical Kinetics

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    Pages 255-274

    Irreversible Thermodynamics and Transport

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    Pages 275-295

    Stationary State Thermodynamics

  19. Back Matter

    Pages 297-314