6. Electrodes

  1. Keith B. Oldham1,
  2. Jan C. Myland1 and
  3. Alan M. Bond2

Published Online: 21 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119965992.ch6

Electrochemical Science and Technology: Fundamentals and Applications

Electrochemical Science and Technology: Fundamentals and Applications

How to Cite

Oldham, K. B., Myland, J. C. and Bond, A. M. (2011) Electrodes, in Electrochemical Science and Technology: Fundamentals and Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119965992.ch6

Author Information

  1. 1

    Trent University, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada

  2. 2

    Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 18 NOV 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470710852

Online ISBN: 9781119965992

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Keywords:

  • electrodes;
  • working electrode (WE);
  • reference electrode (RE);
  • electrode potential (half-cell potential);
  • standard electrode potential;
  • Nernst equation;
  • electrode, Nernst equation;
  • nernstian or reversible;
  • Donnan potential difference;
  • glass electrode

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Electrode Potentials

  • Standard Electrode Potentials

  • The Nernst Equation

  • Electrochemical Series

  • Working Electrodes

  • Summary