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Author Hillert, Mats, 1924-

Title Phase equilibria, phase diagrams and phase transformations : their thermodynamic basis / Mats Hillert
Edition Second edition
Published Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2008


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 W'PONDS  541.363 Hil/Pep 2008  AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 510 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: 1. Basic concepts of thermodynamics; 2. Manipulation of thermodynamic quantities; 3. Systems with variable composition; 4. Practical handling of multicomponent systems; 5. Thermodynamics of processes; 6. Stability; 7. Applications of molar Gibbs energy diagrams; 8. Phase equilibria and potential phase diagrams; 9. Molar phase diagrams; 10. Projected and mixed phase diagrams; 11. Direction of phase boundaries; 12. Sharp and gradual phase transformations; 13. Transformations in closed systems; 14. Partitionless transformations; 15. Limit of stability, critical phenomena and interfaces; 16. Interfaces; 17. Kinetics of transport processes; 18. Methods of modelling; 19. Modelling of disorder; 20. Mathematical modelling of solution phases; 21. Solution phases with sublattices; 22. Physical solution models
Summary Fully revised and updated edition covering the fundamentals of thermodynamics with a view to modern computer applications
Notes Previous ed.: 1998
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Chemical equilibrium.
Phase diagrams.
Phase rule and equilibrium.
Phase transformations (Statistical physics)
LC no. 2008271014
ISBN 0521853516 (hbk.)
9780521853514 (hbk.)