[Offered in even-numbered years]
|Student Contribution Band:||Band 4|
|Administered by:||School of Pharmacy & Molecular Sciences|
Offered in SP2, in even numbered years only
Thermodynamics is essential to understanding and predicting chemical reactivity. This subject will provide students with the necessary background in thermodynamics and discusses its application in areas relating to energy, materials and industry. Topics include: Fundamental and applied thermodynamics; surface chemistry and heterogeneous catalysis; corrosion and industrial electrochemistry; minerals processing chemistry; the production of polymers and their properties; band theory and photovoltaics; nanomaterials (including an introduction to metallosupramolecular chemistry, self assembly, molecular recognition, molecular machines; smart polymers).
|Prerequisites:||(CH1001 OR CH1011) AND (CH1002 OR CH1012)|
|Townsville, Study Period 2, Internal|
|Census Date 23-Aug-2012|
|Coordinator:||<Person not found>|
|Lecturers:||Assoc. Professor Michael Oelgemoeller, <Person not found>, Dr Dana Roberts, Professor Peter Junk.|
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (50% - 70%); practical component (20% - 40%); assignments (5% - 15%).|
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