as of 7/3/2020 |

**PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY I: EQUILIBRIUM THERMODYNAMICS AND STATISTICAL MECHANICS** |

Country - Partner Institution - Programs: | Hong Kong - Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) - 'Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)' |

UC Course Subject | Chemistry |

Number & Suffix: | 21 |

Full UC Title: | PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY I: EQUILIBRIUM THERMODYNAMICS AND STATISTICAL MECHANICS |

Transcript Title: | PHYSICAL CHEM I |

UC QTR Units - Division: | 4.5 - Lower Division |

Course Description: | The course consists of three parts. The first part covers mathematical background, multivariable calculus, and basic probability. The second part teaches equilibrium thermodynamics, covering the laws of thermodynamics and thermodynamics functions, with applications to various problems in phase equilibrium, chemical and electrochemical equilibrium. The third part teaches equilibrium statistical thermodynamics, covering the Boltzmann distribution, statistical ensembles and partition functions and their relations to thermodynamics functions. |

Language of Instruction: | English |

Partner Title: | PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY I: EQUILIBRIUM THERMODYNAMICS AND STATISTICAL MECHANICS |

Partner University Department: | Chemistry |

Partner University Course Number: | CHEM2410 |