Derivation of the laws of thermodynamics starting from postulates based on everyday experience. Application of thermodynamic principles to the solution of practical problems in modern chemical engineering. Microscopic and statistical basis of thermodynamics.
Sample reading list:
Tester & Modell, Thermodynamics and it's Application, 3rd ed.
K. Denbigh, The Principles of Chemical Equilibrium
E. Fermi, Thermodynamics
H. B. Callen, Thermodynamics and an Introduction to Thermostatistics
D. Chandler, Introduction to Modern Statistical Mechanics
Open to Graduate Students Only.
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