Thermodynamics / Gilbert Newton Lewis, Merle Randall ; revised by Kenneth S. Pitzer, Leo Brewer.

; Randall, Merle, 1888-1950, author ; Pitzer, Kenneth S. (Kenneth Sanborn), 1914-1997 ; Brewer, Leo, 1919-2005
2nd ed.. New York : McGraw-Hill, 1961.

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Standard Title Thermodynamics and the free energy of chemical substances
Other Authors Brewer, Leo, 1919-2005.
Pitzer, Kenneth S. 1914-1997.
Randall, Merle, 1888-1950,
Subjects Chemistry, Physical and theoretical.
Chimie physique et théorique.
Termodinamica (Quimica)
Series McGraw-Hill series in advanced chemistry.
Description 723 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date 1961.
Notes Originally published in 1923 under title: Thermodynamics and the free energy of chemical substances.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Also issued online.
Contents The scope of thermodynamics -- Definitions: the concept of equilibrium -- Conventions and mathematical methods -- The first law of thermodynamics and the concept of energy -- Application of the first law to a pure homogeneous substance -- Heat capacities of pure substances and heats of reaction -- The second law of thermodynamics and the concept of entropy -- Entropy and probability -- Heat engines, heat pumps, cycles, and flow processes -- The relationship of entropy to other state functions -- The numerical calculation of entropy -- The third law of thermodynamics -- The free energy -- The chemical potential and escaping tendency; equilibrium between two or more pure phases; the fugacity -- Standard free-energy functions and equilibrium calculations -- Real gases -- Solutions -- The ideal solution -- The laws of the dilute solution -- The useful functions, activity, activity coefficient, and equilibrium constant -- Nonelectrolyte solutions -- Electrolyte solutions -- Theories of electrolyte solutions -- Galvanic cells and electrode potentials -- Thermal properties of solutions -- Activity coefficients from solid-liquid equilibria -- Thermodynamic properties of ideal gases calculated form spectroscopic and other molecular data -- Irreversible processes near equilibrium; nonisothermal systems; steady states -- Surface effects -- Systems involving gravitational or centrifugal fields -- Systems involving electric or magnetic fields -- Estimation of entropies and other thermodynamic quantities -- Vaporization processes -- Multicomponent systems -- Hydrogen and helium at low temperatures.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)307253
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WorldCat Identities Lewis, Gilbert Newton, 1875-1946.
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