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Elements of Physical Chemistry (Seventh Edition)  

Peter AtkinsUniversity of OxfordClose
Julio de PaulaLewis & Clark CollegeClose
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David SmithUniversity of BristolClose
Published in Print:15 December 2016 Published Online:31 August 2023
Publisher:Oxford University Press


Elements of Physical Chemistry begins with an examination of the properties of gases. It then looks at the first law of thermodynamics and the second law of thermodynamics. Next it moves on to physical transformations, chemical change, chemical kinetics, and quantum theory. There are also chapters on atomic structure, the chemical bond, molecular interactions, molecular spectroscopy, and statistical thermodynamics. Other topics include magnetic resonance, macromolecules and aggregates, and solids.

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