Chapter 2. An Overview of Electrochemical Techniques

  1. Professor Angel Kaifer and
  2. Dr. Marielle Gómez-Kaifer

Published Online: 26 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527613601.ch2

Supramolecular Electrochemistry

Supramolecular Electrochemistry

How to Cite

Kaifer, A. and Gómez-Kaifer, M. (1999) An Overview of Electrochemical Techniques, in Supramolecular Electrochemistry, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527613601.ch2

Author Information

  1. Chemistry Department, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124-0413, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 23 SEP 1999

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527295975

Online ISBN: 9783527613601



  • electrochemical techniques;
  • faradaic currents;
  • nonfaradaic currents;
  • voltammetric techniques;
  • common reversible redox couples


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Faradaic and Nonfaradaic Currents

  • Classification of Electrochemical Techniques

  • Two-Electrode and Three-Electrode Cells

  • An Overview of Voltammetric Techniques

  • The Nernst Equation in Potential Controlled Experiments

  • Common Reversible Redox Couples

  • References