Principles of General Thermodynamics by G. N. Hatsopoulos

By G. N. Hatsopoulos

An excellent textual content for either undergraduate and graduate classes, in addition to a reference treatise in thermodynamics, this quantity offers a rigorous and common exposition of the legislation and corollaries that practice to classical, quantal, or relativistic structures and to either equilibrium and nonequilibrium states. a number of functions to assorted actual phenomena are incorporated.

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Phase transformations of elements under high pressure (CRC by E. Yu Tonkov, E.G. Ponyatovsky

By E. Yu Tonkov, E.G. Ponyatovsky

As laboratories exchange heavy hydraulic presses and hulking high-pressure chambers with miniature diamond anvils, conventional warmers with laser heating, and proceed to enhance equipment of outrage compression, there was significant new information received from the high-pressure, high-temperature amendment of natural parts. The dense metal amendment of parts indicates the opportunity of attaining superconductivity resembling theoretical predictions. section adjustments of components lower than excessive strain includes the most recent theoretical and experimental details on approximately a hundred components, together with first-and second-phase transitions, melting traces, crystal constructions of solid and metastable stages, balance of polymorphic changes, and different precious houses and information. It emphasizes gains corresponding to adjustments within the liquid country, amorphization, and metallization, and offers temperature-pressure diagrams for each aspect. The e-book additionally describes the transitions of polymeric varieties of fullerene, crystal transformations of components solid less than excessive pressures, and gives information that confirms their superconducting and magnetic houses. This guide could be a long-lasting reference for scientists in a vast variety of disciplines, together with solid-state physics, chemistry, crystallography, mineralogy, and fabrics technological know-how.

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Termodinamica molecular de los equilibrios de fase by John M. Prausnitz

By John M. Prausnitz

Los angeles primera edición de este libro apareció en 1969 y los angeles segunda en 1986. Los objetivos del libro no se han modificado. Se trata de presentar a los estudiantes de ingeniería química (y ciencias afines) una introducción amplia a los angeles termodinámica de los equilibrios de fases que suelen aparecer al diseñar procesos y productos químicos, especialmente en operaciones de separación. En este libro se proporcionan las herramientas termodinámicas necesarias para un diseño eficiente y para l. a. mejora de los procesos de separación tanto convencionales como nuevos, incluyendo los que pueden resultar beneficiosos para el medio ambiente. Este libro puede utilizarse como texto para alumnos que hayan seguido un primer curso de termodinámica química para ingenieros. l. a. mayor parte de los temas tratados se basan en los angeles termodinámica clásica, pero se introducen también las propiedades moleculares que facilitan l. a. aplicación a sistemas reales. Aunque no se intenta enseñar termodinámica estadística, se incluyen los resultados de esta disciplina, útiles para conectar los angeles termodinámica con las propiedades moleculares. los angeles nueva edición presenta de forma más amplia los conceptos teóricos que sirven para describir e interpretar las propiedades de las disoluciones, insistiendo en aquellos conceptos que prometen ser útiles en aplicaciones prácticas. Se presta atención a varios modelos, incluyendo l. a. teoría reticular de fluidos y l. a. teoría estadística de fluidos asociados (SAFT)1.

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Introduction to the Theory of Critical Phenomena by D. I. Uzunov

By D. I. Uzunov

The sophistication of contemporary instruments utilized in the examine of statistical mechanics and box concept is frequently a disadvantage to the straightforward realizing of latest very important present effects said in journals. the most objective of this booklet is to introduce the reader to the equipment of the fluctuation (field) conception of section transitions and significant phenomena which will offer an outstanding resource for study. The introductory contents are concerned about principles of description, thermodynamic balance concept with regards to section transitions, significant experimental proof, uncomplicated types and their relationships. specified awareness is paid to the suggest box approximation and to the Mandau enlargement for easy and intricate versions of severe and multicritical phenomena. A illustration of the trendy perturbation thought and the strategy of the renormalization staff is built for box versions of section transitions. the basic impact of the fluctuations at the serious behaviour is tested including the speculation of correlation capabilities, Gaussian approximation, the Ginzburg criterion, epsilon- and 1/n- expansions as useful realizations of the renormalization staff rules. functions of the speculation to concrete elements of condensed topic physics are thought of: quantum results, Bose condensation, crystal anisotropy, superconductors and liquid crystals, results of ailment of style randomly dispensed quenched impurities and random fields. This quantity can be utilized as a complicated collage path ebook for college kids with a simple wisdom of statistical physics and quantum mechanics. it can be regarded as a complimentary textual content to a customary college direction on statistical physics.

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Elementary statistical physics by Charles Kittel

By Charles Kittel

Aimed toward graduate scholars in physics, this article covers such vital subject matters because the houses of the Fermi-Dirac and Bose-Einstein distributions; the interrelated matters of fluctuations, thermal noise, and Brownian circulation; and the thermodynamics of irreversible tactics. such a lot sections comprise illustrative problems. 1958 version.

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Equilibrium Statistical Physics by Michael Plischke

By Michael Plischke

This 3rd variation of 1 of an important and top promoting textbooks in statistical physics, is a graduate point textual content appropriate for college students in physics, chemistry, and fabrics technological know-how. Highlights of the publication contain a dialogue of strongly interacting condensed topic platforms with a radical therapy of suggest box and Landau theories of section transitions. Discussions of the Potts version and the uneven exclusion strategy were additional. besides conventional ways to the topic reminiscent of the virial growth and quintessential equations, more recent theories similar to perturbation conception and density practical theories are brought. the trendy idea of section transitions occupies a significant position during this booklet. A separate, principally rewritten, bankruptcy is dedicated to the renormalization workforce method of severe phenomena, with special dialogue of the fundamental innovations of this crucial method and examples of either specified and approximate calculations given. the improvement of the fundamental instruments is finished in an elevated bankruptcy on computing device simulations within which either Monte Carlo and molecular dynamics thoughts are brought.

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Beyond Equilibrium Thermodynamics by Hans Christian Öttinger

By Hans Christian Öttinger

Past Equilibrium Thermodynamics fills a distinct segment out there by means of supplying a entire advent to a brand new, rising subject within the box. the significance of non-equilibrium thermodynamics is addressed as a way to totally know how a process works, if it is in a organic process just like the mind or a process that develops plastic. so one can realize the topic, the publication truly explains the actual thoughts and arithmetic concerned, in addition to proposing difficulties and recommendations; over two hundred routines and solutions are incorporated. Engineers, scientists, and utilized mathematicians can all use the ebook to handle their difficulties in modelling, calculating, and figuring out dynamic responses of fabrics.

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