2. Electrocatalysis: A Survey of Fundamental Concepts

  1. Elizabeth Santos2,3 and
  2. Wolfgang Schmickler3
  1. Alejandro Jorge Arvia,
  2. Agustín Eduardo Bolzán and
  3. Miguel Ángel Pasquale

Published Online: 17 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470929421.ch2

Catalysis in Electrochemistry: From Fundamentals to Strategies for Fuel Cell Development

Catalysis in Electrochemistry: From Fundamentals to Strategies for Fuel Cell Development

How to Cite

Arvia, A. J., Bolzán, A. E. and Pasquale, M. Á. (2011) Electrocatalysis: A Survey of Fundamental Concepts, in Catalysis in Electrochemistry: From Fundamentals to Strategies for Fuel Cell Development (eds E. Santos and W. Schmickler), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470929421.ch2

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Instituto de Física Enrique Gaviola (IFEG-CONICET), Facultad de Matemática, Astronomía y Física Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Córdoba, Argentina

  2. 3

    Institute of Theoretical Chemistry, Ulm University, Albert-Einstein-Allee 11, D-89069 Ulm, Germany

Author Information

  1. Instituto de Investigaciones Fisicoquímicas Teóricas y Aplicadas (INIFTA), Universidad Nacional de La Plata (UNLP), Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnológicas (CONICET), Diagonal 113 y Calle 64, CC16, Suc. 4, 1900 La Plata, Argentina

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 OCT 2011
  2. Published Print: 8 JUL 2011

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series on Electrocatalysis and Electrochemistry

Book Series Editors:

  1. Andrzej Wieckowski

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470406908

Online ISBN: 9780470929421

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Keywords:

  • fuel cell electrocatalysis;
  • electrocatalyst, optimization;
  • place–exchange process

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introductory Aspects to Fuel Cell Electrocatalysis

  • Electrochemical Energy Conversion

  • Phenomenology of Electrochemical Reactions

  • Other Variables Influencing Electrochemical Rate Process

  • Electrocatalyst Surface

  • Acknowledgment

  • References