Course Synopses

01:750:351. THERMAL PHYSICS (3)

  • Course Description:
    Prerequisites: 01:750:227 or 272 or permission of the instructor; 01:640:CALC3.

    Principles of thermodynamics with physical and chemical applications: energy, entropy, and temperature, the three laws of thermodynamics, cycles, open systems, critical phenomena, chemical equilibrium, ideal gas reactions, phase rule, phase diagrams, kinetic theory, introduction to statistical mechanics.

  • Learning Management System: http://www.physics.rutgers.edu/ugrad/351/