Elements of Physical Chemistry by Peter AtkinsElements of Physical Chemistry by Peter Atkins

Elements of Physical Chemistry

byPeter Atkins, Julio de Paula

Hardcover | January 10, 2017

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Elements of Physical Chemistry has been carefully crafted to help students increase their confidence when using physics and mathematics to answer fundamental questions about the structure of molecules, how chemical reactions take place, and why materials behave the way they do.
Peter Atkins is a fellow of Lincoln College in the University of Oxford and the author of more than sixty books for students and a general audience. His texts are market leaders around the globe. A frequent lecturer in the United States and throughout the world, he has held visiting professorships in France, Israel, Japan, China, and N...
Title:Elements of Physical ChemistryFormat:HardcoverDimensions:576 pages, 10.43 × 7.68 × 1.13 inPublished:January 10, 2017Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198796706

ISBN - 13:9780198796701

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Table of Contents

Focus 1: The properties of gasesFocus 2: The First Law of thermodynamicsFocus 3: The Second Law of thermodynamicsFocus 4: Physical transformationsFocus 5: Chemical ChangeFocus 6: Chemical kineticsFocus 7: Quantum theoryFocus 8: Atomic structureFocus 9: The chemical bondFocus 10: Molecular interactionsFocus 11: Molecular spectroscopyFocus 12: Statistical thermodynamics

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