Introduction to Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics by J.M. SmithIntroduction to Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics by J.M. Smith

Introduction to Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics

byJ.M. Smith, Hendrick C Van Ness, Michael Abbott

Hardcover | November 12, 2004

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Introduction to Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics, 7/e, presents comprehensive coverage of the subject of thermodynamics from a chemical engineering viewpoint. The text provides a thorough exposition of the principles of thermodynamics and details their application to chemical processes. The chapters are written in a clear, logically organized manner, and contain an abundance of realistic problems, examples, and illustrations to help students understand complex concepts. New ideas, terms, and symbols constantly challenge the readers to think and encourage them to apply this fundamental body of knowledge to the solution of practical problems.

The comprehensive nature of this book makes it a useful reference both in graduate courses and for professional practice. The seventh edition continues to be an excellent tool for teaching the subject of chemical engineering thermodynamics to undergraduate students.

Title:Introduction to Chemical Engineering ThermodynamicsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:840 pages, 9.3 × 7.7 × 1.4 inPublished:November 12, 2004Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0073104450

ISBN - 13:9780073104454

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Table of Contents


1 Introduction

2 The First Law and Other Basic Concepts

3 Volumetric Properties of Pure Fluids

4 Heat Effects

5 The Second Law of Thermodynamics

6 Thermodynamic Properties of Fluids

7 Applications of Thermodynamics to Flow Processes

8 Production of Power from Heat

9 Refrigeration and Liquefaction

10 Vapor/Liquid Equilbrium: Introduction

11 Solution Thermodynamics: Theory

12 Solution Thermodynamics: Applications

13 Chemical-Reaction Equilibria

14 Topics in Phase Equilibria

15 Thermodynamic Analysis of Processes

16 Introduction to Molecular Thermodynamics


A Conversion Factors and Values of the Gas Constant

B Properties of Pure Species

C Heat Capacities and Property Changes of Formation

D Representative Computer Programs

E The Lee/Kesler Generalized-Correlation Tables

F Steam Tables

G Thermodynamic Diagrams


I Newton's Method

Author Index

Subject Index