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Title Encyclopedia of applied electrochemistry / Gerhard Kreysa, Ken-ichiro Ota, Robert F. Savinell, editors
Published New York, NY : Springer Science+Business Media, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (3 volumes (xl, 2169 pages)) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Fuel Cells -- Primary Batteries -- Rechargeable Batteries -- Supercapacitors -- Photoelectrochemistry and related areas -- Electrochemical Instrumentation & Laboratory Techniques -- Electrochemical Thermodynamics -- Kinetics and Electrocatalysis -- Solid state electrochemistry -- Corrosion Metal Plating -- Electrochemical machining -- Organic electrochemistry -- Electrokinetic Phenomena -- Electrode Materials -- Electrolytes -- Electroanalysis -- Sensors -- Inorganic Electrochemical Synthesis -- Bioelectrochemistry Semiconductors (synthesis and electrochemistry) -- Environmental electrochemistry -- Electrochemical Engineering -- Electrochemical Engineering -- Process Design Mass, Heat, and Charge Transfer -- Electrochemical Reactor Design and Operation and Electrochemical Reaction Engineering -- Molten Salts -- Nanoelectrochemistry -- High-temperature -- Electrochemistry Electrode Design -- Electrophoretic Coating Ionic Liquids -- Metal Refining -- Metal Rewinning -- Thermoelectrochemistry -- Industrial Cell Design -- Biocorrosion
Summary While electrochemistry deals with the interrelation of electrical and chemical phenomena, applied electrochemistry is the interface between fundamental science and practical applications. It is vitally important for our industrial society of today and even more so for its future. A successful response to global challenges such as securing energy supply, developing energy-efficient and sustainable processes and materials, environmentally friendly technologies, or monitoring physiological processes for health care requires electrochemical research and engineering. The Encyclopedia of Applied Electrochemistry provides an authoritative compilation of entries dealing with all applied aspects of electrochemistry, including basic theoretical concepts, and instrumentation. As a unique, one-stop resource for sound and digested knowledge in this field, the Encyclopedia of Applied Electrochemistry comprises the first applications-oriented interdisciplinary work on the critical technologies underlying key advances such as energy efficiency (e.g. batteries for electric cars, etc.), green and sustainable chemical industries, new materials (corrosion resistant and low-friction), and biomedical sensors
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (SpringerLink platform, viewed May 30, 2017)
Subject Electrochemistry -- Encyclopedias.
Genre/Form Encyclopedias.
Encyclopedias.
Form Electronic book
Author Kreysa, Gerhard, editor
Ota, Ken-ichiro, editor
Savinell, Robert F., 1950- editor
ISBN 1441969969 (electronic bk.)
1441969977 (print and electronic bundle)
9781441969965 (electronic bk.)
9781441969972 (print and electronic bundle)
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