* A completely updated, expanded edition of a longstanding and influential text on chemical thermodynamics * Covers the logical foundations and interrelationships of thermodynamics and their application to problems that are commonly encountered by the chemist. * Explanations of abstract concepts in a clear and simple, yet still rigorous fashion * Logical arrangement of the material to facilitate learning, including worked out examples. * Computational techniques, graphical, numerical, and analytical, are described fully and are used frequently, both in illustrative and in assigned problems.
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Author Biography - Irving M. Klotz
Irving M. Klotz, PhD , deceased, was a noted expert in chemical thermodynamics and the physical chemistry of proteins. Dr. Klotz was elected to the American Academy of Arts & Sciences in 1968 and the National Academy of Sciences in 1970. He joined the Northwestern faculty in 1940 and retired in 1986. Dr. Klotz was named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine in 1971 and published more than 200 scientific articles in peer-reviewed journals. He wrote Chemical Thermodynamics: Basic Theory and Methods in 1950. Dr. Rosenberg began working with him as coauthor with the third edition. ROBERT M. ROSENBERG, PhD , is Emeritus Professor of Chemistry at Lawrence University and an Adjunct Professor of Chemistry at Northwestern University.