Chapter 11. Inherently Conducting Polymers via Electropolymerization for Energy Conversion and Storage

  1. Dr. Serge Cosnier3 and
  2. Prof. Arkady Karyakin4,5
  1. Gordon G. Wallace1,
  2. George Tsekouras2 and
  3. Caiyun Wang1

Published Online: 14 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527630592.ch11

Electropolymerization: Concepts, Materials and Applications

Electropolymerization: Concepts, Materials and Applications

How to Cite

Wallace, G. G., Tsekouras, G. and Wang, C. (2010) Inherently Conducting Polymers via Electropolymerization for Energy Conversion and Storage, in Electropolymerization: Concepts, Materials and Applications (eds S. Cosnier and A. Karyakin), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527630592.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Université Joseph Fourier, Départment de Chimie Moléculaire, UMR-5250, Boite postale 53, 38041 Grenoble Cedex 9, France

  2. 4

    Moscow State University, Analytical Chemistry Department, Lenin Hills, GSP - 3, 11991 Moscow, Russia

  3. 5

    M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Department of Chemistry, 119991 Moscow, Russia

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Wollongong, Intelligent Polymer Research Institute, ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science, Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia

  2. 2

    University of St Andrews, School of Chemistry, North Haugh, St. Andrews, Fife KY16 8DA, Scotland, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JUL 2010
  2. Published Print: 14 JUL 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527324149

Online ISBN: 9783527630592

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Keywords:

  • electropolymerization;
  • constant potential;
  • photovoltaic;
  • electroneutrality;
  • polythiophenes;
  • composite nanowires;
  • inherently conducting polymer;
  • rechargeable battery;
  • supercapacitor

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Energy Conversion

  • Energy Storage

  • Electropolymerization to Form Electrodes for Energy Storage Applications

  • Nanostructured Conducting Polymers

  • Conducting Polymer Composites

  • Conclusions

  • References