Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
The Structure of Physical Chemistry$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

C. N. Hinshelwood

Print publication date: 2005

Print ISBN-13: 9780198570257

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2007

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198570257.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.oxfordscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in OSO for personal use (for details see www.oxfordscholarship.com/page/privacy-policy).date: 27 June 2019



The Structure of Physical Chemistry

C. N. Hinshelwood

Oxford University Press

This chapter discusses thermodynamic principles. Topics covered include the laws of thermodynamics, the second law of thermodynamics, the principle of Caratheodory, a comparison of various methods of the formulation of the second law, applications of the second law, free energy and related functions, entropy and volume, systems of several phases or components, entropy of gas mixtures, and forces and ordered structures.

Keywords:   second law of thermodynamics, Caratheodory, free energy, entropy, volume, gas mixtures

Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .