Best Reference Books – Thermodynamics and Extra Thermodynamics Relations

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We have compiled the list of Top 10 Best Reference Books on Thermodynamics and Extra Thermodynamics Relations subject. These books are used by students of top universities, institutes and colleges. Here is the full list of top 10 best books on Thermodynamics and Extra Thermodynamics Relations along with reviews.

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1. “Rates and Equilibria of Organic Reactions” by J E Leffler and E Grunwald

“Rates and Equilibria of Organic Reactions” Book Review: This book is for graduate level students. The book has an extrathermodynamic approach for quantitative prediction. The book has all extrathermodynamic relationships that are known. The book has a lot of diagrams and tables. Author and subject indexes are also given.

2. “Structural Effects on Equilibria in Organic Chemistry” by J Hine
3. “Mechanism of Inorganic Reactions” by F Basolo and R G Pearson
4. “THERMODYNAMICS” by S RAMACHANDRAN and A ANDERSON
5. “Thermodynamics and Energy Systems Analysis: From Energy to Exergy (Engineering Sciences-Mechanical Engineering)” by Lucien Borel and Daniel Favrat

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“Thermodynamics and Energy Systems Analysis: From Energy to Exergy (Engineering Sciences-Mechanical Engineering)” Book Review: This is an engineering level book on thermodynamics. The book gives importance to the phenomena of irreversibility. It also focuses on the notion of entropy. A general theory of energy is given. Methods of analysis are included. This helps to understand the problems related to the latest interest. The practical aspects of the theory portion are described. Specific applications are described. These include combustion chambers, turbines and compressors. Heat pumps, fuel cells, refrigeration, and other applications are also described.

6. “Relations Between Intensive Thermodynamic Quantities and Their First Derivatives in a Binary System of One Phase” by G Tunell
7. “Thermodynamics of Point Defects and Their Relation with Bulk Properties (Defects in Solids)” by P A Varotsos and K D Alexopoulos

“Thermodynamics of Point Defects and Their Relation with Bulk Properties (Defects in Solids)” Book Review: This book studies point defects in solids with a systematic approach. The reactions of the topic are given.It starts with data on thermodynamic functions and formation of vacancies. Topics like parameters from the comparison with isochoric perfect crystals are included. Relations between isobaric and isochoric parameters are described. It also describes temperature dependence of thermodynamic functions of solids. The statistical approach to vacancy parameters is also given. The book studies formation of other point defects. Migration, and thermodynamics of specific heat also studied.Analysis of experiments is given. This includes X-ray parameters and analysis of specific heat measurements. Ionic conductivity and reorientation of dipoles are also explained. Mixed alkali and silver halides are described. Empirical laws and their relation to activation entropy is explained. Their enthalpy to the activation volume and variation of the bulk modulus with composition is also given. This is a thermodynamics reference book for scientists and geophysicists.

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8. “Thermodynamics In Nuclear Power Plant Systems” by Bahman Zohuri and Patrick McDaniel

“Thermodynamics In Nuclear Power Plant Systems” Book Review: This is a fundamental book of thermodynamics. It helps to study electrical power generation systems. These principles are then used on nuclear reactor power systems. All the data on fundamental laws is given. It helps in understanding the topic and its applications. These are then applied to the operating of nuclear plants. This book starts with definitions of thermodynamic variables. These are temperature, pressure and specific volume. These laws are explained in detail. Concepts like enthalpy and entropy are given great importance. Irreversibility, availability, and Maxwell relations are also described. Fundamentals to Brayton and Rankine cycles for power generation are detailed. The appendices include metric and English system units and conversions. Gas tables, heat transfer properties, and nuclear reactor system descriptions are detailed.

9. “Some Thermodynamic Relations Among the Uranium Oxides and Their Relation to the Oxidation States” by United States Geolog
10. “Engineering Thermodynamics” by S Ramachandran and A Anderson
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