28. Electrocatalysis

  1. V. S. Bagotsky

Published Online: 5 DEC 2005

DOI: 10.1002/047174199X.ch28

Fundamentals of Electrochemistry, Second Edition

Fundamentals of Electrochemistry, Second Edition

How to Cite

Bagotsky, V. S. (2005) Electrocatalysis, in Fundamentals of Electrochemistry, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/047174199X.ch28

Author Information

  1. A. N. Frumkin Institute of Physical Chemistry and Electrochemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 DEC 2005
  2. Published Print: 21 OCT 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471700586

Online ISBN: 9780471741992



  • science of electrocatalysis;
  • Low-energy electron diffraction (LEED);
  • binary and multicomponent metal systems


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Electrocatalysis and Adsorption Effects

  • Metal Electrodes: Influence of the Nature of the Metal

  • Metal Electrodes: Influence of Surface State and Structure

  • Highly Disperse Metal Catalysts

  • Binary and Multicomponent Metal Catalysts

  • Nonmetallic Catalysts

  • Stability of Electrocatalysts

  • Other Aspects of Electrocatalysis

  • Discussion