Chapter 2. Integration in Thermodynamics

  1. H. Donald Brooke Jenkins

Published Online: 7 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470697733.ch2

Chemical Thermodynamics at a Glance

Chemical Thermodynamics at a Glance

How to Cite

Jenkins, H. D. B. (2008) Integration in Thermodynamics, in Chemical Thermodynamics at a Glance, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470697733.ch2

Author Information

  1. Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405139977

Online ISBN: 9780470697733



  • thermodynamics;
  • integration process;
  • functions;
  • definite integrals;
  • enthalpy


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Standard Integrals: Integration of Sums of Functions

  • Area Underneath a Curve can be Obtained by Integration

  • Examples of Areas under Curves arising in Thermodynamics

  • Functions which can Involve Integration Procedures

  • State and Path Dependent Functions and Integration