The aim of this note is to create an in-depth
awareness and develop full understanding of the concept of energy as the
capacity for change in any chemical reaction and moreover that strong
relationship between energy and structure of matter is the foundation of
physical chemistry. Topics covered includes: Separation Techniques, Gaseous
State Of Matter , Ideal Gases, The Kinetic Theory Of Gases, Real Gases,
Liquefaction of Gases, Solid and Liquid States of Matter, Solutions and Phase
note explains the following topics: A Physical Description of Nature, Transport
Processes - Sedimentation, Calculus Review, Thermodynamics - Heat, Work and
Energy, Entropy and Free Energy, Bioenergetics and Molecular Interactions,
Proteins - Structure and Function, Structure Determination.
discusses the fundamental microscopic properties of matter and radiation .
Topics covered includes quantum chemistry, atomic and molecular structure and
spectroscopy, non-bonded interactions, and computational chemistry.
This note endeavors to
provide an overview of the physical chemistry concepts and applications that are
most relevant to biological sciences. Topics covered includes: First Law of
Thermodynamics, Second Law of Thermodynamics, Free Energy and Chemical
Equilibria, The Statistical Foundations of Biophysical Chemistry, Physical
Equilibria, Electrochemistry, The Motions of Biological Molecules, Kinetics:
Rates of Chemical Reactions, Enzyme Kinetics, Molecular Structure and
Interaction: Theory and Biomolecules, Optical Spectroscopy, Magnetic Resonance
and Climate Change.
This note explains the
following topics: Kinetic Theory of Gases, Elementary Chemical Kinetics, Complex
Reaction Mechanisms, From Classical to Quantum Mechanics, Quantum Mechanical
Postulates , The Schrodinger Equation, Particle in a box and the real world,
Commutaing and Non-commutating Operators, A Quantum Mechanical Model for
Vibration and Rotation of Molecules, The Hydrogen Atom, Multielectron Atoms and
Chemical Bonding in Diatomic Molecules.
contains advanced Physical Chemistry topics include different spectroscopic
methods as well as theoretical and computational tools to provide atomic-level understanding for
applications such as: nanodevices for bio-detection and receptors, interfacial
chemistry of catalysis and implants, electron and proton transfer, protein
function, photosynthesis and airborne particles in the atmosphere.
serves as an introduction to chemical thermodynamics, giving you an
understanding of basic principles, laws and theories of physical chemistry the
are necessary for chemistry, biochemistry, pre-medical, general science and
engineering students. Topics covered includes: Properties of Gases, The First
Law: Concepts, he Second Law: Concepts, Physical Transformations of Pure
Substances, Simple Mixtures, Phase Diagrams.
covers the following topics: The Schrodinger Equation, Model System-Particle in
a Box, Mathematical Operators, Model System-Harmonic Oscillator, Angular
Momentum, The Hydrogen Atom, Theorems of Quantum Mechanics.
This textbook which seeks to give students, majoring in chemistry and
chemical engineering, a brief introduction to physical chemistry in the
intermediate college years, and also to meet the needs of students who are
preparing for medicine, biology, geology, agriculture, and other branches of
This book covers the following
topics: Probability and Statistics, The Maxwell-Boltzmann Distribution,
Collision Rates, Diffusion and Viscosity, Collision Theory of the Rate Constant,
First Law of Thermodynamics, Thermochemistry, Ideal Gas Carnot Engines and
Efficiency, The Second Law of Thermodynamics, The Clausius Inequality and the
Mathematical Statement of the Second Law, Entropy and the Third Law, The
Chemical Potential, Maxwell Relations, The Free Energy, Eigenvalues and
Thermodynamic Stability, Entropy of Mixing, Thermodynamics of Electrochemical
This book in PDF format is available completely free of charge. It is a revised
and enlarged version of the first edition published in hard-cover format in 2001
by Prentice Hall. Thermodynamics and Chemistry is designed primarily as a textbook for a
one-semester course in classical chemical thermodynamics at the graduate or
Author(s):Howard DeVoe, Associate Professor Emeritus, University
illustrated the concept of physical chemistry by schematic figures, simple
worked-out examples, and a short accompanying text. The concept of the book
makes it different from common university or physical chemistry textbooks.