About the Book :-
The textbook of engineering chemistry has been written for the first year engineering students according to the syllabus of Technical Education boards of various states to meet their requirement of compulsory course of chemistry. It provides in-depth information on the topics usually taught at B.E. level with number of solved and unsolved problems. The details of various experiments, which is an integral part of the chemistry course, have also been described.
Key features :-
* Simple language to stimulate the students and help maintain his enthusiasm * Covers syllabus prescribed by most of the technical universities * Variety of solved examples * Additional questions for practice * Laboratory experiments included * Preparation of common laboratory reagents included
Preface, 1. Chemical bonding 2. Acids and Bases 3. Chemical Kinetics and Catalysis 4. Environmental Chemistry 5. Corrosion 6. Lubricants 7. Water Chemistry 8. Fuels and Combustion
9. Instrumental Techniques 10. Polymer Chemistry 11. Stereoisomerism and Mechanism of Organic Reactions 12. Coordination Chemistry 13. Quantitative Analysis 14. Phase Rule 15. Experiments in Engineering Chemistry, Index
About the Authors :-
R. N. Goyal is Professor at the department of chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee. He holds a Ph.D. in electrochemistry from Roorkee University and D.Sc from Agra University. He has gained further experience as Postdoctoral fellow at the University of loughborough, UK, University of Oklahoma, USA and later as JSPS scientist at Kyoto University, Japan. He has been teaching undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate students for three decades. His research interests are molecular electrochemistry and determination of biomolecules at nanomaterial modified electrodes. He has published 250 research papers and 34 students have completed Ph.D. under his supervision.
Harmendra Goel is Assistant Professor in Applied Sciences department of G.B.Pant University, Pauri. He holds Ph.D. from Meerut University and has more than a decade experience of teaching engineering students. His research interest is in coordination chemistry and has more than eleven research papers to his credit in international journals.