For a one-semester upper-level undergraduate course in Thermal Physics or Thermodynamics.
This book provides a solid introduction to the classical and statistical theories of thermodynamics.
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Book Description Prentice Hall, 2000. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: (NOTE:Each chapter concludes with Problems.) 1. The Nature of Thermodynamics. What Is Thermodynamics? Definitions. The Kilomile. Limits of the Continuum. More Definitions. Units. Temperature and the Zeroth Law of Thermodynamics. Temperature Scales. 2. Equations of State. Introduction. Equation of State of an Ideal Gas. Van der Waals' Equation for a Real Gas.P-v-TSurfaces for Real Substances. Expansivity and Compressibility. An Application. 3. The First Law of Thermodynamics. Configuration Work. Dissipative Work. Adiabatic Work and Internal Energy. Heat. Units of Heat. The Mechanical Equivalent of Heat. Summary of the First Law. Some Calculations of Work. 4. Applications of the First Law. Heat Capacity. Mayer's Equation. Enthalpy and hats of Transformation. Relationships Involving Enthalpy. Comparison ofuandh. Work Done in an Adiabatic Process. 5. Consequences of the First Law. The Gay-Lussac-Joule Experiment. The Joule-Thomson Experiment. Heat Engines and the Carnot Cycle. 6. The Second Law of Thermodynamics. Introduction. The Mathematical Concept of Entropy. Irreversible Processes. Carnot's Theorem. The Clausius Inequality and the Second Law. Entropy and Available Energy. Absolute Temperature. Combined First and Second Laws. 7. Applications of the Second Law. Entropy Changes in Reversible Processes. Temperature-Entropy Diagrams. Entropy Change of the Surroundings for a Reversible Process. Entropy Change for an Ideal Gas. TheTdsEquations. Entropy Change in Irreversible Processes. Free Expansion of an Ideal Gas. Entropy Change for a Liquid or Solid. 8. Thermodynamic Potentials. Introduction. The Legendre Transformation. Definition of the Thermodynamic Potentials. The Maxwell Relations. The Helmholtz Function. The Gibbs Function. Application of the Gibbs Function to Phase Transitions. An Application of the Maxwell Relations. Conditions of Stable Equilibrium. 9. The Chemical Potential and Open Systems. The Chemical Potential. Phase Equilibrium. The Gibbs Phase Rule. Chemical Recessions. Mixing Processes. 10. The Third Law of Thermodynamics. Statements of the Third Law. Methods of Cooling. Equivalence of the Statements. Consequences of the Third Law. 11. The Kinetic Theory of Gases. Basic Assumptions. Molecular Flux. Gas Pressure and the Ideal Gas Law. Equipartition of Energy. Specific Heat Capacity of an Ideal Gas. Distribution of Molecular Speeds. Mean Free Path and Collision Frequency. Effusion. Transport Processes. 12. Statistical Thermodynamics. Introduction. Coin-Tossing Experiment. Assembly of Distinguishable Particles. Thermodynamic Probability and Entropy. Quantum States and Energy Levels. Density of Quantum States. 13. Classical and Quantum Statistics. Bloltzmann Statistics. The Method of Lagrange Multipliers. The Boltzmann Distribution. The Fermi-Dirac Distribution. The Bose-Einstein Distribution. Dilute Gases and the Maxwell-Boltzmann Distribution. The Connection between Classical and Statistical Thermodynamics. Comparison of the Distributions. Alternative Statistical Models. 14. The Classical Statistical Treatment of an Ideal Gas. Thermodynamic Properties from the Partition Function. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0137792085
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