Chemical potential and mathematical relation of Kc and Kp
Define chemical potential, equilibrium Constants Kp and Kc. Also derive Kc and Kp mathematically and show the relationship between them
The chemical potential of the component i in a system is defined as the change in the Gibbs free energy with change in the mole of component i when temperature (T) and pressure (P) and the mole of other components are kept constant.
The condition of equilibrium of a chemical reaction is that the free energy must be minimum
Kc , the equilibrium constant is a function only of temperature. It is a dimensionless quantity, and is the ratio of the molarities of the products and reactants.
For the general reaction : RT ln Kp= -delta G (zero)
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