Physical Chemistry II: Thermodynamics, Statistical Mechanics, and Kinetics|
|Course Cluster: Planetary Science, Planetary Science Minor|
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: (CHEM)(IDEA-MN)(MB&B)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 90% or above
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
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.
Please note that Professor Novick will be handling prerequisite override requests during pre-registration, but is not the instructor for this course.
|Instructor(s): Jimenez Hoyos,Carlos Alberto Times: ..T.R.. 10:20AM-11:40AM; Location: SHAN201; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 25||SR major: 6||JR major: 10|| || |
|Seats Available: 12||GRAD: 5||SR non-major: X||JR non-major: X||SO: 4||FR: X|