Chemical Kinetics and Reaction Dynamics

ISBN-10: 0486453340

ISBN-13: 9780486453347

Edition: 2006

Authors: Paul L. Houston

List price: $32.95 Buy it from $23.82
eBook available
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy


This text teaches the principles underlying modern chemical kinetics in a clear, direct fashion, using several examples to enhance basic understanding. It features solutions to selected problems, with separate sections and appendices that cover more technical applications. 2001 edition.
New Starting from $25.40
eBooks Starting from $32.95
Buy eBooks
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Periodic Table Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Inorganic Chemistry Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Business Ethics Online content $4.95 $1.99
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $32.95
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Dover Publications, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/17/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 352
Size: 8.00" wide x 10.80" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.584
Language: English

Kinetic Theory of Gases
Pressure of an Ideal Gas
Temperature and Energy
Distributions, Mean Values and Distribution Functions
The Maxwell Distribution of Speeds
Energy Distributions
Collisions: Mean Free Path and Collision Number
The Rates of Chemical Reactions
Empirical Observations: Measurement of Reaction Rates
Rates of Reactions: Differential and Integrated Rate Laws
Reaction Mechanisms
Homogeneous Catalysis
Free Radical Reactions: Chains and Branched Chains
Determining Mechanisms from Rate Laws
Theories of Chemical Reactions
Potential Energy Surfaces3.3 Collision Theory
Activated Complex Theory (ACT)
Thermodynamic Interpretation of ACT4 Transport Properties
The Functional Form of the Transport Equations
The Microscopic Basis for the Transport Laws
Thermal Conductivity
Time-Dependent Transport
Reactions in Liquid Solutions
The Cage Effect,Friction, and Diffusion Control
Reactions of Charged Species in Solution: Ionic Strength and Electron Transfer
Experimental Techniques
Adsorption and Desorption
Reactions at Surfaces: Catalysis
Surface Diffusion
Advanced Topics in Surface Reactions
Absorption and Emission of Light
Photophysical Processes
Atmospheric Chemistry
Photodissociation Dynamics
Molecular Reaction Dynamics
A Molecular Dynamics Example
Molecular Collisions:A Detailed Look
Molecular Scattering
Potential Energy Surfaces
Molecular Energy Transfer
Molecular Reaction Dynamics: Some Examples
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.