Experiments in Physical Chemistry

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  • Edition: 8th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2/14/2008
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
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This best-selling comprehensive laboratory textbook includes experiments with background theoretical information, safety recommendations, and computer applications. Updated chapters are provided regarding the use of spreadsheets and other scientific software as well as regarding electronics and computer interfacing of experiments using Visual Basic and LabVIEW. Supplementary instructor information regarding necessary supplies, equipment, and procedures is provided in an integrated manner in the text.

Table of Contents

Treatment of Experimental Data
Calculations and Presentation of Data
Uncertainties in Data and Results
Use of Computers
Gas Thermometry
Joule-Thomson Effect
Heat-Capacity Ratios for Gases
Transport Properties of Gases Kinetic Theory of Transport Phenomena
Viscosity of Gases
Diffusion of Gases
Thermochemistry Principles of Calorimetry
Heats of Combustion
Strain Energy of the Cyclopropane Ring
Heats of Ionic Reaction
Partial Molar Volume
Cryoscopic Determination of Molar Mass
Freezing-Point Depression of Strong and Weak Electrolytes
Chemical Equilibrium in Solution
Phase Behavior
Vapor Pressure of a Pure Liquid
Binary Liquid-Vapor Phase Diagram
Ordering in Nematic Liquid Crystals
Liquid-Vapor Coexistence Curve and the Critical Point
Conductance of Solutions
Temperature Dependence of emf
Activity Coefficients from Cell Measurements
Chemical Kinetics
Method of Initial Rates: Iodine Clock
NMR Study of a Reversible Hydrolysis Reaction
Enzyme Kinetics: Inversion of Sucrose
Kinetics of the Decomposition of Benzenediazonium Ion
Gas-Phase Kinetics
Surface Pheomena
Surface Tension of Solutions
Physical Adsorption of Gases
Intrinsic Viscosity: Chain Linkage in Polyvinyl Alcohol
Helix-Coil Transition in Polypeptides
Electric, Magnetic, and Optical Properties
Dipole Moment of Polar Molecules in Solution
Dipole Moment of HCl Molecules in the Gas Phase
Magnetic Susceptibility
NMR Determination of Paramagnetic Susceptibility
Dynamic Light Scattering
Absorption Spectrum of a Conjugated Dye
Raman Spectroscopy: Vibrational Spectrum of CCl4
Stimulated Raman Spectrum of Benzene
Vibrational-Rotational Spectra of HCl and DCl
Vibrational-Rotational Spectra of Acetylenes
Absorption and Emission Spectra of I2
Fluorescence Lifetime and Quenching in I2 Vapor
Electron Spin Resonance Spectroscopy
NMR Determination of Keto-Enol Equilibrium Constants
NMR Study of Gas-Phase DCl-HBr Isotopic Exchange Reaction
Solid-State Lasers: Radiative Properties of Ruby Crystals
Spectroscopic Properties of CdSe Nanocrystals
Determination of Crystal Structure by X-Ray Diffraction
Lattice Energy of Solid Argon
Statistical Thermodynamics of Iodine Sublimation
Electronic Devices and Measurements
Vacuum Techniques
Miscellaneous Procedures
Least-Squares Fitting Procedures
Glossary of Symbols
International System of Units and Concentration Units
Literature Work
Research Journals
Numerical Methods of Analysis
Barometer Corrections
Ethical Conduct in Physical Chemistry
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