Introduction to Electrochemistry

  1. Bruno G. Pollet
  1. Bruno G. Pollet and
  2. Oliver J. Curnick

Published Online: 8 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781119967392.ch

Power Ultrasound in Electrochemistry: From Versatile Laboratory Tool to Engineering Solution

Power Ultrasound in Electrochemistry: From Versatile Laboratory Tool to Engineering Solution

How to Cite

Pollet, B. G. and Curnick, O. J. (2012) Introduction to Electrochemistry, in Power Ultrasound in Electrochemistry: From Versatile Laboratory Tool to Engineering Solution (ed B. G. Pollet), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119967392.ch

Editor Information

  1. PEM Fuel Cell Research Group, School of Chemical Engineering, University of Brimingham, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK

Author Information

  1. PEM Fuel Cell Research Group, School of Chemical Engineering, University of Brimingham, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 24 FEB 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470974247

Online ISBN: 9781119967392

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Keywords:

  • electrochemistry;
  • electrochemical phenomena at electrode surface;
  • principles of electrochemistry;
  • electrochemical reactions, in interfacial region;
  • electron-transfer kinetics, electroactive species within double layer;
  • heterogeneous electron transfer rate, and rate-limiting step;
  • Butler-Volmer equation;
  • effect of overpotential, on electrode measurements;
  • electroanalytical techniques, and voltammetry, amperometry;
  • hydrodynamic voltammetry, heterogeneous charge transfer rates

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Principles of Electrochemistry

  • Electron-Transfer Kinetics

  • Determination of Overpotentials

  • Electroanalytical Techniques

  • References