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Main Title Physical chemistry : a molecular approach /
Author McQuarrie, Donald A.
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Simon, John D.
Publisher University Science Books,
Year Published 1997
OCLC Number 36292765
ISBN 0935702997; 9780935702996
Subjects Chemistry, Physical and theoretical. ; Fysische chemie. ; Fisico-quimica. ; Fisicoquímica.
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ELAM  QD453.2.M394 1997 Region 5 Library/Chicago,IL 05/09/2017
Collation xxiii, 1360 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 26 cm
Notes
Includes index. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
The dawn of quantum theory -- Math chapter A / Complex numbers -- The classical wave equation -- Math chapter B / Probability and statistics -- The Schrodinger equation and a particle in a box -- Math chapter C / Vectors -- Some postulates and general principles of quantum mechanics -- Math chapter D / Spherical coordinates -- The harmonic oscillator and the rigid rotator : two spectroscopic models -- The hydrogen atom -- Math chapter E / Determinants -- Approximation methods -- Multielectron atoms -- The chemical bond : diatomic molecules -- Bonding in polyatomic molecules -- Computational quantum chemistry -- Math chapter F / Matrices -- Group theory : the exploitation of symmetry -- Molecular spectroscopy -- Nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy -- Lasers, laser spectroscopy, and photochemistry -- Math chapter G / Numerical methods -- The properties of gases -- Math chapter H / Partial derivatives -- The Boltzmann factor and partition functions -- Math chapter I / Series and limits -- Partition functions and ideal gases -- The first law of thermodynamics --Math chapter J / The binomial distribution and Stirling's approximation -- Entropy and the second law of thermodynamics -- Entropy and the third law of thermodynamics -- Helmholtz and Gibbs energies -- Phase equilibria -- Solutions I: Liquid-liquid solutions -- Solutions II: Solid-liquid solutions -- Chemical equilibria -- The kinetic theory of gases -- Chemical kinetics I : rate laws -- Chemical kinetics II : reaction mechanisms -- Gas-phase reaction dynamics -- Solids and surface chemistry -- Problems -- Answers to the numerical problems.