Cover: Bioenergetics and Linear Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics: The Steady State, from Harvard University PressCover: Bioenergetics and Linear Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics in E-DITION

Bioenergetics and Linear Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics

The Steady State

Product Details

E-DITION

$65.00 • £54.95 • €60.00

ISBN 9780674732063

Publication Date: 05/09/1983

435 pages

illustrations

World

Available from De Gruyter »

Media Requests:

Related Subjects

Harvard University Press has partnered with De Gruyter to make available for sale worldwide virtually all in-copyright HUP books that had become unavailable since their original publication. The 2,800 titles in the “e-ditions” program can be purchased individually as PDF eBooks or as hardcover reprint (“print-on-demand”) editions via the “Available from De Gruyter” link above. They are also available to institutions in ten separate subject-area packages that reflect the entire spectrum of the Press’s catalog. More about the E-ditions Program »

  • Preface
  • 1. General considerations
  • 2. Fundamentals of equilibrium and nonequilibrium thermodynamics
  • 3. Relationships between flows and forces: the Kedem-Katchalsky equations
  • 4. Effectiveness of energy conversion
  • 5. The diagram method
  • 6. Possible conditions for linearity and symmetry of coupled processes far from equilibrium
  • 7. Energetics of active transport: theory
  • 8. Energetics of active transport: experimental results
  • 9. Kinetics of isotope flows: background and theory
  • 10. Kinetics of isotope flows: mechanisms of isotope interaction
  • 11. Kinetics of isotope flows: tests and applications of thermodynamic formulation
  • 12. Muscular contraction
  • 13. Energy coupling in mitochondria, chloroplasts, and halophilic bacteria
  • Afterword
  • List of symbols
  • Notes
  • References
  • Index

Recent News

Black lives matter. Black voices matter. A statement from HUP »

From Our Blog

A stack of five bestselling titles from Harvard University Press against a hot pink textured background

Ringing in the New Year with HUP’s 2022 Bestsellers

There is no better way for readers to usher in the new year than by looking back to the books that defined the last. For Harvard University Press, our 2022 bestsellers make up a diverse list of books across time and discipline.