Chapter 3. Transition Metal Macrocycles as Electrocatalysts for Dioxygen Reduction

  1. Prof. Richard C. Alkire3,
  2. Prof. Dieter M. Kolb4,
  3. Prof. Jacek Lipkowski5 and
  4. Prof. Philip N. Ross6
  1. Daniel A. Scherson1,
  2. Attila Palencsár1,
  3. Yuriy Tolmachev2 and
  4. Ionel Stefan1

Published Online: 30 OCT 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527625307.ch3

Electrochemical Surface Modification: Thin Films, Functionalization and Characterization

Electrochemical Surface Modification: Thin Films, Functionalization and Characterization

How to Cite

Scherson, D. A., Palencsár, A., Tolmachev, Y. and Stefan, I. (2008) Transition Metal Macrocycles as Electrocatalysts for Dioxygen Reduction, in Electrochemical Surface Modification: Thin Films, Functionalization and Characterization (eds R. C. Alkire, D. M. Kolb, J. Lipkowski and P. N. Ross), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527625307.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Illinois, 600 South Mathews Avenue, Urbana, IL 61801, USA

  2. 4

    University of Ulm, Institute of Electrochemistry, Albert-Einstein-Allee 47, 89081 Ulm, Germany

  3. 5

    University of Guelph, Department of Chemistry, N1G 2W1 Guelph, Ontario, Canada

  4. 6

    Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Materials Science Department, 1 Cyclotron Road MS 2-100, Berkeley, CA 94720-0001, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Ernest B. Yeager Center for Electrochemical Sciences, Department of Chemistry, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106-7078, USA

  2. 2

    Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 OCT 2008
  2. Published Print: 20 AUG 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527314195

Online ISBN: 9783527625307

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Keywords:

  • electrochemical science;
  • electrochemical engineering;
  • transition metal macrocycles;
  • electrocatalysts;
  • dioxygen reduction;
  • homogeneous electrocatalysis;
  • heterogeneous electrocatalysis;
  • adsorption isotherms;
  • chemically modified electrodes;
  • thermal activation;
  • spectroscopic characterization

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Homogeneous Electrocatalysis

  • Heterogeneous Electrocatalysis

  • Thermal Activation of Transition Metal Macrocycles

  • Acknowledgements

  • References