# Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics

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- Author : Yasar Demirel
- Publisher : Newnes
- Release : 16 December 2013
- ISBN : 9780444595812
- Page : 792 pages
- Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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Natural phenomena consist of simultaneously occurring transport processes and chemical reactions. These processes may interact with each other and may lead to self-organized structures, fluctuations, instabilities, and evolutionary systems. Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics, Third Edition emphasizes the unifying role of thermodynamics in analyzing the natural phenomena. This third edition updates and expands on the first and second editions by focusing on the general balance equations for coupled processes of physical, chemical, and biological systems. The new edition contains a new chapter on stochastic approaches to include the statistical thermodynamics, mesoscopic nonequilibrium thermodynamics, fluctuation theory, information theory, and modeling the coupled biochemical systems in thermodynamic analysis. This new addition also comes with more examples and practice problems. Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field Contributions from leading authorities and industry experts A useful text for seniors and graduate students from diverse engineering and science programs to analyze some nonequilibrium, coupled, evolutionary, stochastic, and dissipative processes Highlights fundamentals of equilibrium thermodynamics, transport processes and chemical reactions Expands the theory of nonequilibrium thermodynamics and its use in coupled transport processes and chemical reactions in physical, chemical, and biological systems Presents a unified analysis for transport and rate processes in various time and space scales Discusses stochastic approaches in thermodynamic analysis including fluctuation and information theories Has 198 fully solved examples and 287 practice problems An Instructor Resource containing the Solution Manual can be obtained from the author: [email protected]

### Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics

- Author : Yasar Demirel
- Publisher : Newnes
- Release Date : 2013-12-16
- ISBN : 9780444595812

Natural phenomena consist of simultaneously occurring transport processes and chemical reactions. These processes may interact with each other and may lead to self-organized structures, fluctuations, instabilities, and evolutionary systems. Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics, Third Edition emphasizes the unifying role of thermodynamics in analyzing the natural phenomena. This third edition updates and expands on the first and second editions by focusing on the general balance equations for coupled processes of physical, chemical, and biological systems. The new edition contains a new chapter on

### Non-Equilibrium Thermodynamics

- Author : S. R. De Groot,P. Mazur
- Publisher : Courier Corporation
- Release Date : 2013-01-23
- ISBN : 9780486153506

Classic monograph treats irreversible processes and phenomena of thermodynamics: non-equilibrium thermodynamics. Covers statistical foundations and applications with chapters on fluctuation theory, theory of stochastic processes, kinetic theory of gases, more.

### Understanding Non-equilibrium Thermodynamics

- Author : Georgy Lebon,David Jou
- Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
- Release Date : 2008-01-12
- ISBN : 9783540742524

Discover the many facets of non-equilibrium thermodynamics. The first part of this book describes the current thermodynamic formalism recognized as the classical theory. The second part focuses on different approaches. Throughout the presentation, the emphasis is on problem-solving applications. To help build your understanding, some problems have been analyzed using several formalisms to underscore their differences and their similarities.

### Nonlinear Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics I

- Author : Rouslan L. Stratonovich
- Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
- Release Date : 2012-12-06
- ISBN : 9783642773433

This book gives the first detailed coherent treatment of a relatively young branch of statistical physics - nonlinear nonequilibrium and fluctuation-dissipative thermo dynamics. This area of research has taken shape fairly recently: its development began in 1959. The earlier theory -linear nonequilibrium thermodynamics - is in principle a simple special case of the new theory. Despite the fact that the title of this book includes the word "nonlinear", it also covers the results of linear nonequilibrium thermodynamics. The presentation of the

### Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics

- Author : Yasar Demirel
- Publisher : Elsevier
- Release Date : 2002-11-22
- ISBN : 9780080479729

The book begins with a brief review of equilibrium systems and transport and rate processes, then covers the following areas: theory of nonequilibrium thermodynamics; dissipation function; entropy and exergy; analysis and case studies on using the second law of thermodynamics; economic impact of the nonequilibrium thermodynamics theory; analysis of transport and rate processes; membrane transport; dissipative structures and biological systems; and other thermodynamic approaches and extended nonequilibrium thermodynamics. · Summarizes new applications of thermodynamics as tools for design and optimisation · Covers

### Statistical Thermodynamics of Nonequilibrium Processes

- Author : Joel Keizer
- Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
- Release Date : 2012-12-06
- ISBN : 9781461210542

The structure of the theory ofthermodynamics has changed enormously since its inception in the middle of the nineteenth century. Shortly after Thomson and Clausius enunciated their versions of the Second Law, Clausius, Maxwell, and Boltzmann began actively pursuing the molecular basis of thermo dynamics, work that culminated in the Boltzmann equation and the theory of transport processes in dilute gases. Much later, Onsager undertook the elucidation of the symmetry oftransport coefficients and, thereby, established himself as the father of the

### Non-equilibrium Thermodynamics and the Production of Entropy

- Author : Axel Kleidon,Ralph D. Lorenz
- Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
- Release Date : 2004-11-18
- ISBN : 3540224955

The present volume studies the application of concepts from non-equilibrium thermodynamics to a variety of research topics. Emphasis is on the Maximum Entropy Production (MEP) principle and applications to Geosphere-Biosphere couplings. Written by leading researchers from a wide range of backgrounds, the book presents a first coherent account of an emerging field at the interface of thermodynamics, geophysics and life sciences.

### Non-equilibrium Thermodynamics of Heterogeneous Systems

- Author : Signe Kjelstrup,Dick Bedeaux
- Publisher : World Scientific
- Release Date : 2008
- ISBN : 9789812779137

The purpose of this book is to encourage the use of non-equilibrium thermodynamics to describe transport in complex, heterogeneous media. With large coupling effects between the transport of heat, mass, charge and chemical reactions at surfaces, it is important to know how one should properly integrate across systems where different phases are in contact. No other book gives a prescription of how to set up flux equations for transports across heterogeneous systems.The authors apply the thermodynamic description in terms

### Extended Non-Equilibrium Thermodynamics: From Principles to Applications in Nanosystems

- Author : Hatim Machrafi
- Publisher : CRC Press
- Release Date : 2019-03-08
- ISBN : 9781351021920

Extended Non-Equilibrium Thermodynamics provides powerful tools departing not from empirical or statistical considerations but from fundamental thermodynamic laws, proposing final solutions that are readily usable and recognizable for students, researchers and industry. The book deals with methods that allow combining easily the present theory with other fields of science, such as fluid and solid mechanics, heat and mass transfer processes, electricity and thermoelectricity, and so on. Not only are such combinations facilitated, but they are incorporated into the developments in

### Equilibrium and Non-Equilibrium Statistical Thermodynamics

- Author : Michel Le Bellac,Maurice Le Bellac,Fabrice Mortessagne,G. George Batrouni,George Batrouni
- Publisher : Cambridge University Press
- Release Date : 2004-04-08
- ISBN : 0521821436

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### Nonlinear Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics II

- Author : Rouslan L. Stratonovich
- Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
- Release Date : 2013-11-11
- ISBN : 9783662030707

This two-volume work gives the first detailed coherent treatment of a relatively young branch of statistical physics - nonlinear nonequilibrium and fluctuational dissipative thermodynamics. This area of research has taken shape rather recently: its de~elopment began in 1959. The earlier theory - linear nonequilibrium ther modynamics - is in principle a simple special case of the new theory. Despite the fact that the title of the book includes the word 'nonlinear', it also covers the results of linear nonequilibrium thermodynamics.

### Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics in Biophysics

- Author : A. Katchalsky,Peter F. Curran
- Publisher : Unknown
- Release Date : 2013-10-01
- ISBN : 0674494113

### Beyond Equilibrium Thermodynamics

- Author : Hans Christian Öttinger
- Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
- Release Date : 2005-05-13
- ISBN : 9780471727910

Beyond Equilibrium Thermodynamics fills a niche in the market by providing a comprehensive introduction to a new, emerging topic in the field. The importance of non-equilibrium thermodynamics is addressed in order to fully understand how a system works, whether it is in a biological system like the brain or a system that develops plastic. In order to fully grasp the subject, the book clearly explains the physical concepts and mathematics involved, as well as presenting problems and solutions; over 200 exercises

### Thermodynamics of Non-Equilibrium Processes for Chemists with a Particular Application to Catalysis

- Author : V. Parmon
- Publisher : Elsevier
- Release Date : 2009-09-26
- ISBN : 0080931960

Thermodynamics of Non-Equilibrium Processes for Chemists with a Particular Application to Catalysis consists of materials adapted from lectures on the thermodynamics of nonequilibrium processes that have been taught at the Department of Natural Sciences of Novosibirsk State University since 1995. The thermodynamics of nonequilibrium processes traditionally required students to have a strong background in physics. However, the materials featured in this volume allow anyone with knowledge in classical thermodynamics of equilibrium processes and traditional chemical kinetics to understand the subject. Topics

### Bioenergetics and Linear Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics

- Author : S. Roy Caplan,Alvin Essig
- Publisher : Unknown
- Release Date : 1983-02-05
- ISBN : 0674732057