National University Of Singapore

Thermodynamics & Phase Diagrams

MLE 2102

Iowa State Course Substitution

Thermodynamics in Materials Engineering

MAT E 311

Course Info
International Credits:
4.0
Converted Credits:
3.0
Semester:
Fall
Country:
Singapore
Language:
English
Course Description:
Thermodynamic laws and relationship, concept of entropy and its relationship to heat, strategy for deriving thermodynamic relationships, general criterion for equilibrium, physical and chemical equilibria; Statistical thermodynamics: micro-states and macro-states, partition function; Phase diagram: unary and multicomponent systems, Clausius-Clapeyron equation, partial molar properties, Gibbs phase rule, applications of phase diagrams; Curvature effects in thermodynamics: surface excess properties, surface tension, phase equilibria, Gibbs adsorption equation; Basic electrochemistry.

Review

Evaluation Date:
June 7, 2014
Evaluated:
Ralph Napolitano
Comments: