about account add arrow-down arrow-left arrow-right arrow-up back-arrow register-arrow book-mobile book categories chat-bubble-mobile chat-bubble close college contact-us credit-card drag email-square facebook-mobile facebook-square facebook faq film history home load modal-error person pinterest-square play-mobile play queue remove resume search share show star tick trailer trash twitter-mobile twitter-square twitter university warning warning youtube-square open-eye close-eye promo-tag tag check info info active

Chemical Reactions—Getting to Equilibrium

Lecture no. 22 from the course: Thermodynamics: Four Laws That Move the Universe

Chemical Reactions—Getting to Equilibrium

Taught by Professor Jeffrey C. Grossman | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

Chemical reactions are fundamentally part of everything we do. Learn how the concepts of thermodynamics reveal when a reaction will occur, and when it will not. Focus on the famous Haber process, which transformed agriculture by allowing nitrogen to be easily extracted from the atmosphere.


January 21, 2017