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Van't Hoff & the Emergence of Chemical Thermodynamics

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In 1901 van "t Hoff received the first Nobel Prize for Chemistry for his discoveries in reaction kinetics and osmotic pressure of solutions. This book presents an annotated translation of his seminal publication on chemical thermodynamics, in the " Archives neerlandaises des sciences exactes et naturelles " of 1885....Van "t Hoff presuppositions and derivations are scrutinized in a series of comments of members of the Working Party on Thermodynamics of the Royal Dutch Chemical Society, engaged in the preparation of the annotated translation. A series of invited papers, that conclude this memorial volume, treats other aspects of his physico-chemical work, an evaluation of his contributions to the emergence and development of chemical thermodynamics, and also the circumstances of van "t Hoff's move from Amsterdam to Berlin in 1896, and the reasons and interests of the parties involved, and, finally, an analysis of van "t Hoff's own reflections on scientific creativity. This rare book in very good condition with clean pages throughout and securely bound. Printed in 2001.

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Author(s):
Willem J. Hornix and S.H.W.M. Mannaerts (eds.)
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
24 x 16.6 x 1.4cm
Edition:
1st
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
9040722595
ISBN-13:
9789040722592
Number of pages:
307
Publisher:
Delft University Press

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In 1901 van "t Hoff received the first Nobel Prize for Chemistry for his discoveries in reaction kinetics and osmotic pressure of solutions. This book presents an annotated translation of his seminal publication on chemical thermodynamics, in the " Archives neerlandaises des sciences exactes et naturelles " of 1885....Van "t Hoff presuppositions and derivations are scrutinized in a series of comments of members of the Working Party on Thermodynamics of the Royal Dutch Chemical Society, engaged in the preparation of the annotated translation. A series of invited papers, that conclude this memorial volume, treats other aspects of his physico-chemical work, an evaluation of his contributions to the emergence and development of chemical thermodynamics, and also the circumstances of van "t Hoff's move from Amsterdam to Berlin in 1896, and the reasons and interests of the parties involved, and, finally, an analysis of van "t Hoff's own reflections on scientific creativity. This rare book in very good condition with clean pages throughout and securely bound. Printed in 2001.

Author(s):
Willem J. Hornix and S.H.W.M. Mannaerts (eds.)
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
24 x 16.6 x 1.4cm
Edition:
1st
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
9040722595
ISBN-13:
9789040722592
Number of pages:
307
Publisher:
Delft University Press

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