Fall 2014 not offered
|Course Cluster: Planetary Science|
This course investigates chemical aspects of statistical mechanics and the laws of thermodynamics including free energy, chemical potential and chemical equilibria, and rates of chemical reactions.
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|Course Format: Lecture||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Prerequisites: (MATH121 AND MATH122 AND CHEM141 AND CHEM142) OR (MATH121 AND MATH122 AND CHEM143 AND CHEM144)
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None
PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY, Simon & McQuarry, University Science Books
|Examination and Assignments: |
In-class closed book midterm exam and in-class final exam. Weekly problem sets.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Multivariable calculus is recommended.
This is a basic undergraduate physical chemistry course. Although this course is usually taken by chemistry majors in the semester following CHEM337, it may be elected without CHEM337 by MB&B majors and others.