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1  Intro / Systems / Boundaries / First Law / types of Eflows 
2  Conservation / U is a function / State Variables / Exact/Inexact Differentials 
3  Rumford Experiment, Heat capacity 
4  Examples Adiabatic reaction, Enthalpy, Second Law 
5  Second Law, Entropy 
6  Combined First and Second Law, Euler Relations, Equilibrium 
7  Equilibrium, S max, U min, Interpretation of TD potentials, Nat. vars, Legendre 
8  Math structure / Maxwell relations / How to do derivations 
9  Maxwell + derivations, Entropy formulation 
10  One component ClausiusClapeyron 
11  More Examples of Clausius Clapeyron, Solution Theory 
12  Solutions Part II: PMQ, Activity, Gibbs Phase Rule 
13  Properties of Mixtures, Equilibrium 
14  EXAM 1 
15  Twophase equilibrium, Intercept rule, Lever rule, Ideal Solutions 
16  Electrochemical eq., Osmose + discussion exam 
1725  Statistical Mechanics 
26  Binary Phase Diagrams and Advanced Solution Theory 
27  EXAM 2 
28  Binary Phase Diagrams and review session 
29  Binary Phase Diagrams and Advanced Solution Theory (continued) 
30  Binary Phase Diagrams and Advanced Solution Theory (continued) 
31  Binary Phase Diagrams and Advanced Solution Theory (continued) 
32  Thermocalc 
33  Thermocalc (continued) 
26  NonEquilibrium Aspects of Phase Diagrams / Start of Entropy Lectures 
34  Energy and Entropy: Microscopic Origins and models 
35  Statistical Mechanics of Real Systems: MC + MD 
36  Polymer Mixtures 
37  FINAL EXAM 
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As Taught In:  Fall 2003 
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