Introduction to Nanoscience by S. M. Lindsay ISBN: 9780199544219.

Chapter 3: Statistical mechanics and chemical kinetics.

3.16 The Kramer theory of reaction rates.

3.17 Chemical kinematics.

3.18 Acid-base reactions as an example of chemical equilibrium.

3.19 The Michaelis-Menten relation and on-off rates in nano-bio reactions.

3.20 Rate equations in small systems.

3.21 Nanothermodynamics.

3.22 Modeling nanosystems explicitly:molecular dynamics.

3.23 Systems far from equilibrium: Jarzynski’s equality.

3.24 Fluctuations and quantum mechanics.

3.25 Bibliography.

3.26 Exercises.

References.

Appendix C: Schrödinger equation for the hydrogen atom.

Appendix G: The Gibbs distribution.