Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2022Year School/Graduate School School of Engineering
Lecture Code K7112032 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 物理化学II
Subject Name
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Physical Chemistry II
タキシマ シゲキ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  Second Semester,  3Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (3T) Mon1-2,Fri3-4:ENG 115
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 25 : Science and Technology
Course Area(Discipline) 08 : Chemical Engineering
Eligible Students Undergraduate students
Keywords thermodynamics, chemical potential, phase equilibria, ideal solutions, phase diagrams 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Definite learning of basic chemistry and chemical engineering and cultivation of application ability
(C2) chemical engineering basis. 
Criterion referenced
Program of Applied Chemistry
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Wide range of basic knowledge on liberal arts and specialized education, and professional basic knowledge on chemistry.
・Advanced technical knowledge of applied chemistry.
・The conception ability based on logical thinking supported by basic and technical knowledge.

Program of Chemical Engineering
(Abilities and Skills)
・Definite learning of basic chemistry and chemical engineering and cultivation of application ability
chemical engineering basis

Program of Biotechnology
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Acquisition of basic and advanced knowledge relating to biotechnology and life science. (Target/Lecture class) 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
To obtain the following knowledge and abilities
1) Thermodynamic relations based on the first and second laws of thermodynamics
2) Definition and importance of chemical potential
3) Phase diagrams of pure substances
4) Effects of temperature and pressure on the stability of phase
5) Thermodynamic properties of mixtures
6) Ideal solutions
7) Colligative properties of ideal solutions
8) Phase diagram of mixtures
9) Chemical equilibria of mixtures 
Class Schedule lesson1 Guidance, The first law of thermodynamics
lesson2 The second law of thermodynamics - entropy
lesson3 The second law of thermodynamics - Gibbs energy
lesson4 Phase diagram of pure compounds
lesson5 Stability of phases for pure compounds
lesson6 Phase equilibrium calculations for pure compounds
lesson7 Thermodynamic properties of mixtures - partial molar quantity
lesson8 Midterm examination
lesson9 Explanation of the answers of midterm examination
lesson10 Thermodynamic properties of mixtures - chemical potential
lesson11 Colligative properties of ideal solutions
lesson12 Phase diagram of binary mixtures
lesson13 Vapor-liquid phase diagram of binary mixtures
lesson14 Liquid-liquid and solid liquid phase diagram of binary mixtures
lesson15 Chemical equilibria

lesson 8 : Midterm examination
lesson 16 : Term-end examination 
Physical Chemistry, 10th Ed., P. Atkins and J. de Paula 
PC or AV used in
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Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Solve homework problems of each lesson 
Grading Method Midterm exam. : 40%, Term-end exam. : 40%, Homework reports : 20% 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
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Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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