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Atkins, de Paula & Friedman: Physical Chemistry: Quanta, Matter, and Change 2e

Focus 17

Databases

CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics
www.hbcpnetbase.com/
Data may be accessed after purchasing a personal or institutional subscription.

Data for Use in Stratospheric Modelling
http://jpldataeval.jpl.nasa.gov/
Very useful compilation of kinetic data by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

Radiation Chemistry Data Center at Notre Dame
http://www.rad.nd.edu/rcdc/
Very useful compilation of photochemical data.

Tutorials

Differential rate laws
www.chm.davidson.edu/ChemistryApplets/kinetics/DifferentialRateLaws.html
Explanation of zero-order, first-order and second order reactions.

Integrated rate laws
www.chem.purdue.edu/gchelp/howtosolveit/Kinetics/IntegratedRateLaws.html
Determination of rate constants of zero, first and second order reactions.

Chemical kinetics
http://www.science.uwaterloo.ca/~cchieh/cact/c123/chmkntcs.html
Includes multiple choice questions relating to chemical kinetics.

Chemical kinetics
http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/MultipleSteadyStatesInAContinuouslyStirredTankReactor/
Interactive graphs relating to chemical kinetics (note: you will need to download the free Wolfram CDF player).

The Lindemann Mechanism
http://www.chem.arizona.edu/~salzmanr/480a/480ants/lindeman/lindeman.html
An example of finding rate laws from a proposed mechanism made up from elementary reaction steps.

Software

Chemical Kinetics Simulator
www.almaden.ibm.com/st/computational_science/ck/?cks
Freeware developed by chemists at IBM's Almaden Research Center that provides an interactive method for the simulation of chemical reactions.