Thermodynamics II

Course contents
  • - Fundamental principles of heat transfer
    - Thermodynamic formulations for chemical reactions
    - Equilibrium constant: Introduction, similar concepts, influence of temperature and pressure
    -Enthalpy of reactions: Hess‘ law, enthalpy of formation, experimental determination of reaction enthalpies
    -Electrochemical reactions: Redox-reactions, electrochemical potentials, types of electrodes, electrochemical series, influence of temperature and pressure dependency of emf
    -kinetics and catalysis, spinodal decomposition