CHEM 458

Statistical Thermodynamics

Units: 1.5

Hours: 2-0-1

Ensembles, partition functions, distinguishable and indistinguishable molecules; statistical mechanical expressions for thermodynamic functions; application to ideal monatomic, diatomic and polyatomic gases, monatomic crystals and chemical equilibrium; classical and quantum statistics.

Prerequisites:

Undergraduate course in Chemistry offered by the Department of Chemistry in the Faculty of Science.

Schedules:
Summer Fall Spring

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