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The Thermodynamics of Phase and Reaction Equilibria
 
 

The Thermodynamics of Phase and Reaction Equilibria, 1st Edition

 
The Thermodynamics of Phase and Reaction Equilibria, 1st Edition,Ismail Tosun,ISBN9780444594976
 
 
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This reference book helps students and professionals to grasp abstract concepts of phase and reaction equilibria and apply them to real chemical processes and reactors.

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Key Features

      • Clear layout, coherent and logical organization of the content, and presentation suitable for self-study
      • Provides analytical equations in dimensionless form for the calculation of changes in internal energy, enthalpy, and entropy as well as departure functions and fugacity coefficients
      • Includes up-to-date information, comprehensive in-depth content and current examples in each chapter
      • Includes many well organized problems (with answers), which are extensions of the examples enabling conceptual understanding for quantitative/real problem solving
      • Includes the mathematical background required for solving problems encountered in phase and reaction equilibria
      • Provides an instructor’s solutions manual

      Description

      This book provides a sound foundation for understanding abstract concepts of phase and reaction equilibria (e.g. partial molar Gibbs energy, fugacity, and activity), and shows how to apply these concepts to solve practical problems using numerous clear examples. It also presents numerical methods necessary for solving real-world problems as well the basic mathematics needed, facilitating its use as a self-study reference work. In the example problems requiring MATHCAD® for the solution, the results of the intermediate steps are given, enabling the reader to easily track mistakes and understand the order of magnitude of the various quantities involved.

      Readership

      Graduate and undergraduate students in chemical, environmental, petroleum, and metallurgical engineering departments; graduate and undergraduate students in the departments of chemistry, biotechnology, food science and technology, and materials science as well as professional engineers in the above areas.   

      Ismail Tosun

      The author has been teaching undergraduate and graduate level thermodynamics courses for over 30 years. Since 1989 he has been a professor at the Middle East Technical University (METU), Ankara, Turkey. He has also taught at the Turkish Military Academy and the University of Akron, Ohio. Professor Tosun received his BS and MS degrees from METU, and a PhD degree from the University of Akron, all in chemical engineering. He is the author of the book Modeling in Transport Phenomena, 2nd Ed., published by Elsevier. His research interests include mathematical modeling and transport phenomena. He is the author or co-author of over sixty publications.

      Affiliations and Expertise

      Middle East Technical University, Department of Chemical Engineering, Ankara, Turkey

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      The Thermodynamics of Phase and Reaction Equilibria, 1st Edition

      1. Review of the First and Second Laws of Thermodynamics
      2. Thermodynamic Properties of Real Substances
      3. Calculation of Changes in Internal Energy, Enthalpy, and Entropy
      4. Equilibrium and Phase Stability in One-Component Systems
      5. Fugacity of a Pure Component
      6. Thermodynamics of Mixtures
      7. Fugacity of a Component in a Mixture
      8. Excess Mixture Properties and Activity Coefficients
      9. Vapor-Liquid Equilibrium
      10. Solubility of Gases in Liquids
      11. Liquid-Liquid Equilibrium
      12. Phase Equilibria Involving Dissolved Solids in Liquids
      13. Chemical Reaction Equilibrium
      14. Heterogeneous Reactions and Multireaction Equilibria

      Quotes and reviews

      "This detailed thermodynamics text from Tosun is designed for a graduate or upper-level undergraduate course…Differential calculus is utilized throughout, and each chapter opens with a summary of mathematical techniques needed to learn the upcoming material."--Reference & Research Book News, October 2013

       
       
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