Journals Higher Education



Published: 28 May 2019

128 Pages

9.7 x 7.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198814450

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Thermodynamics of Chemical Processes OCP

Second Edition

Gareth Price

Oxford Chemistry Primers

  • Focused introductions designed to give students an in-depth understanding of a diverse range of important topics in modern chemistry
  • Frequent diagrams, margin notes, and glossary definitions support students in their learning
  • Questions at the end of every chapter and interactive online questions encourage active learning
  • Examples and applications presented throughout help students to see the relevance of the subject to current research and industry

New to this Edition:

  • More discussion of equilibrium in liquid, solution and solid state, including pKa, partition coefficients and coherent discussion of phase equilibrium
  • Expanded treatment of phase in terms of Gibbs energy with more examples and self-study exercises for this challenging area
  • Updated terminology and units to correspond to current practice
  • New worked examples, problems and self-test questions encourage active learning and promote deeper understanding
  • New Online Resources with interactive questions for students, and downloadable figures for instructors

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