Chemical Thermodynamics in Materials Science From Basics to Practical Applications

This textbook covers chemical thermodynamics in materials science from basic to advanced level, especially for iron and steel making processes. To improve a process by applying knowledge of thermodynamics or to assess the calculation results of thermodynamic software, an accurate and systematic unde...

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Main Authors: Matsushita, Taishi, Mukai, Kusuhiro (Author)
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: Singapore Springer Singapore 2018, 2018
Edition:1st ed. 2018
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Symbols and glossary
  • The first law of thermodynamics
  • Enthalpy, H
  • The second law of thermodynamics
  • Entropy, S
  • Equilibrium conditions
  • Chemical potential and activity
  • Partial molar quantities and excess quantities
  • Gibbs energy change,∆G,and standard Gibbs energy change,∆G○
  • Introduction to computational thermodynamics
  • Books, databases, and software
  • Thermodynamic data