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CM7043 Statistical Thermodynamics and Kinetics

Credits: 3.00

This course covers statistical mechanics for chemical systems. Also covered are ensembles, partition functions, thermodynamic functions, applications to various systems, including non-ideal gas, gas of diatomic molecules, polymer, surface phenomena, chemical equilibria, biophysics and reaction kinetics.

Prerequisite: Undergraduate physical chemistry and physics or adviser’s approval.