14. Electrochemical Motors

  1. Bruno Pignataro
  1. Gabriel Loget1 and
  2. Alexander Kuhn2

Published Online: 5 MAY 2014

DOI: 10.1002/9783527673223.ch14

Discovering the Future of Molecular Sciences

Discovering the Future of Molecular Sciences

How to Cite

Loget, G. and Kuhn, A. (2014) Electrochemical Motors, in Discovering the Future of Molecular Sciences (ed B. Pignataro), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527673223.ch14

Editor Information

  1. Università di Palermo, Dipartimento di Fisica e Chimica, Viale delle Scienze ed. 17, 90128 Palermo, Italy

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of California-Irvine, Department of Chemistry, Irvine, California 92697, United States

  2. 2

    Université de Bordeaux, ISM, ENSCBP, UMR 5255, 16 Avenue Pey Berland, 33607, Pessac, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 MAY 2014
  2. Published Print: 18 JUN 2014

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527335442

Online ISBN: 9783527673223

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Keywords:

  • nanotechnology;
  • asymmetry;
  • electrochemistry;
  • electrodeposition;
  • chemical motion;
  • bipolar electrochemistry

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Inspiration from Biomotors

  • Chemical Motors

  • Externally Powered Motion

  • Asymmetry for a Controlled Motion

  • Bipolar Electrochemistry

  • Asymmetric Motors Synthetized by Bipolar Electrochemistry

  • Direct Use of Bipolar Electrochemistry for Motion Generation

  • Conclusion and Perspectives

  • References