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Describing chemical and physical transformations of matter at the molecular level, this book comprehensively considers fundamental theory and experimental techniques. It also covers such new topics as real-time analysis and reactions in solutions and interfaces. The addition of problem sets makes the book suitable to those studying chemical reaction dynamics, as well as a supplementary text to physical chemistry and natural science courses.Read more
- An in-depth account of reaction dynamics at the molecular level, described with a broad interest in mind
- Discusses research and progress in key and emerging interdisciplinary areas alongside core chemistry, to include fields such as materials science and drug design
- Includes problem sets at the end of each chapter to aid and test understanding
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"Extremely well written, the definitive work in the field, and it provides a wonderful overview of current understanding of how chemical reactions occur, including insights into what still remains to be done. Essential." CHOICE
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- Date Published: July 2009
- format: Paperback
- isbn: 9780521140713
- length: 570 pages
- dimensions: 246 x 190 x 25 mm
- weight: 1.2kg
- contains: 3 b/w illus. 125 exercises
- availability: Available
Table of Contents
1. Understanding chemical reactions at the molecular level
2. Molecular collisions
3. Introduction to reactive molecular collisions
4. Scattering as a probe of collision dynamics
5. Introduction to polyatomic dynamics
6. Structural considerations in the calculation of reaction rates
7. Photoselective chemistry: access to the transition state region
8. Chemistry in real time
9. State-changing collisions: molecular energy transfer
11. Dynamics in the condensed phase
12. Dynamics of gas-surface interactions and reactions.
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