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Atkin's physical chemistry

Author: Peter William Atkins; Julio de Paula
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 7th edView all editions and formats

This textbook of physical chemistry has been revised and modernized. It remains authoritative and accessible, but compared with the previous edition, it is more flexible and pedagogically richer.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: [Manuel]
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter William Atkins; Julio de Paula
ISBN: 0198792859 9780198792857
OCLC Number: 469264163
Notes: Les autres ed. se trouvent sous le titre : Physical and chemistry.
Contient des exercices et de problèmes corrigés.
Notes bibliogr. en fin de chapitre. Index.
Description: XXI-1149 p. : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: PART 1: EQUILIBRIUM; 1. The properties of gases; 2. The First Law: the concepts; 3. The First Law: the machinery; 4. The Second Law: the concepts; 5. The Second Law: the machinery; 6. Physical transformations of pure substances; 7. Simple mixtures; 8. Phase diagrams; 9. Chemical equilibrium; 10. Equilibrium electrochemistry; PART 2: STRUCTURE; 11. Quantum theory: introduction and principles; 12. Quantum theory: techniques and applications; 13. Atomic structure and atomic spectra; 14. Molecular structure; 15. Molecular symmetry; 16. Spectroscopy 1: rotational and vibrational spectra; 17. Spectroscopy 2: electronic transitions; 18. Spectroscopy 3: magnetic resonance; 19. Statistical thermodynamics: the concepts; 20. Statistical thermodynamics: the machinery; 21. Molecular interactions; 22. Macromolecules and aggregates; 23. The solid state; PART 3: CHANGE; 24. Molecules in motion; 25. The rates of chemical reactions; 26. The kinetics of complex reactions; 27. Molecular reaction dynamics; 28. Processes at solid surfaces; 29. Dynamics of electron transfer
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"the book retains the hallmark of the Atkins' style: authorative and clear" Times Higher Education Supplement, 2003

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