This book on EngineeringChemistry has been entirely rewritten in order to make it up-to-date andmodern, both in approach and content. All diagrams have been redrawn or replacedby new ones. To meet the requirements of the latest syllabi of the variousuniversities of India, topics like transition metals, coordination compounds,crystal field theory, gaseous and liquid states, adsorption, flame photometry,fullerenes, composites, mechanism of some typical reactions, oils and fats,soaps and detergents, have been included or expanded upon. A largenumber of solved numerical examples drawn from various university examinationshave been given at the end of theoretical part of each chapter. Questions havebeen drawn from latest examinations of various universities.