|General Chemistry |
by Linus Pauling
Revised third edition of classic first-year text by Nobel laureate. Covers atomic and molecular structure, quantum mechanics, statistical mechanics, and thermodynamics correlated with descriptive chemistry. Problems.
|Engineering Magnetohydrodynamics |
by George W. Sutton, Arthur Sherman
This three-part treatment deals mainly with properties of ionized gases in magnetic and electric fields; addresses macroscopic motion of electrically conducting compressible fluids; and explores applications of magnetohydrodynamics. 1965 edition.
|The Equations of Radiation Hydrodynamics |
by Gerald C. Pomraning
Graduate-level text examines propagation of thermal radiation through a fluid and effects on hydrodynamics of fluid motion, including formulations of radiative transfer and relativistic effects of fluid motion. 1973 edition.
|Foundations of Radiation Hydrodynamics |
by Dimitri Mihalas, Barbara Weibel Mihalas
Excellent, informative volume focuses on dynamics of nonradiating fluids, problems involving waves, shocks and stellar winds, physics of radiation, radiation transport, and the dynamics of radiating fluids. 1984 edition.
by Sir Horace Lamb
A classic presentation of the subject and a standard reference, unexcelled for its exposition of fundamental theorems, equations, and detailed methods of solution. 1932 edition.
|Microhydrodynamics: Principles and Selected Applications |
by Sangtae Kim, Seppo J. Karrila
Appropriate for graduate students, this text explains analytical and computational methods for solving problems related to motion of particles through flow of a viscous fluid. 99 figures. 47 tables. 1991 edition.
|Theoretical Hydrodynamics |
by L. M. Milne-Thomson
Classic exposition of the mathematical theory of fluid motion, applicable to both hydrodynamics and aerodynamics. Treatment based on vector methods and notation. Over 600 exercises. 391 diagrams. 1968 edition.
|Thermodynamics: Foundations and Applications |
by Elias P. Gyftopoulos, Gian Paolo Beretta
Designed by two MIT professors, this authoritative text discusses basic concepts and applications in detail, emphasizing generality, definitions, and logical consistency. More than 300 solved problems cover realistic energy systems and processes.
|Elementary Chemical Thermodynamics |
by Bruce H. Mahan
This text introduces thermodynamic principles in a straightforward manner. Suitable for advanced undergraduates and graduate students, it emphasizes chemical applications and physical interpretations and simplifies mathematical development. 1964 edition.
|Elements of Chemical Thermodynamics: Second Edition |
by Leonard K. Nash
This survey of purely thermal data in calculating the position of equilibrium in a chemical reaction highlights the physical content of thermodynamics, as distinct from purely mathematical aspects. 1970 edition.
|Elements of Statistical Thermodynamics: Second Edition |
by Leonard K. Nash
Encompassing essentially all aspects of statistical mechanics that appear in undergraduate texts, this concise, elementary treatment shows how an atomic-molecular perspective yields new insights into macroscopic thermodynamics. 1974 edition.
|An Introduction to Statistical Thermodynamics |
by Terrell L. Hill
Four-part treatment covers principles of quantum statistical mechanics, systems composed of independent molecules or other independent subsystems, and systems of interacting molecules, concluding with a consideration of quantum statistics.
|Methods of Thermodynamics |
by Howard Reiss
Outstanding text focuses on physical technique of thermodynamics, typical problems, and significance and use of thermodynamic potential. Mathematical apparatus, first law of thermodynamics, second law and entropy, more. 1965 edition.
|Non-Equilibrium Thermodynamics |
by S. R. De Groot, P. Mazur
Classic monograph treats irreversible processes and phenomena of thermodynamics: non-equilibrium thermodynamics. Covers statistical foundations and applications with chapters on fluctuation theory, theory of stochastic processes, kinetic theory of gases, more.
|Principles of Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics |
by D. F. Lawden
A thorough exploration of the universal principles of thermodynamics and statistical mechanics, this volume takes an applications-oriented approach to a multitude of situations arising in physics and engineering. 1987 edition.
|Relativity, Thermodynamics and Cosmology |
by Richard C. Tolman
Landmark study discusses Einstein's theory, extends thermodynamics to special and general relativity, and also develops the applications of relativistic mechanics and thermodynamics to cosmological models.
|Statistical Thermodynamics |
by Erwin Schrodinger
Nobel laureate's brilliant attempt to develop a simple, unified standard method of dealing with all cases of statistical thermodynamics — classical, quantum, Bose-Einstein, Fermi-Dirac, etc.
by Enrico Fermi
In this classic of modern science, the Nobel laureate presents a clear treatment of systems, the First and Second Laws of Thermodynamics, entropy, thermodynamic potentials, and much more. Calculus required.
|Treatise on Thermodynamics |
by Max Planck
Great classic, still one of the best introductions to thermodynamics. Fundamentals, first and second principles of thermodynamics, applications to special states of equilibrium, more. Numerous worked examples. 1917 edition.
|Understanding Thermodynamics |
by H.C. Van Ness
Clear treatment of systems and first and second laws of thermodynamics features informal language, vivid and lively examples, and fresh perspectives. Excellent supplement for undergraduate science or engineering class.