Electrochemistry: Principles, Methods, and Applications by Christopher M. A. BrettElectrochemistry: Principles, Methods, and Applications by Christopher M. A. Brett

Electrochemistry: Principles, Methods, and Applications

byChristopher M. A. Brett, Ana Maria Oliveira Brett

Paperback | June 1, 1993

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This comprehensive book describes modern electrochemistry, from fundamental principles to the methods that can be used to study electrode and electrochemical processes, and finally, at the wide-ranging applications in sensors, industry, corrosion, and bioelectrochemistry. The breadth ofcoverage ensures that this volume will be valuable not only to undergraduate and graduate students, but also to research workers.
Ana Maria Oliveira Brett is at Universidade de Coimbra.
Title:Electrochemistry: Principles, Methods, and ApplicationsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:456 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.94 inPublished:June 1, 1993Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:0198553889

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Table of Contents

Notation and unitsIntroductionPart I: Principles1. Electrochemical cells: Thermodynamic properties and electrode potentials2. The interfacial region3. Fundamentals of kinetics and mechanism of electrode reactionsPart II: Methods4. Electrochemical experiments5. Hydrodynamic electrodes6. Cyclic voltammetry and linear sweep techniques7. Step and pulse techniques8. Impedance methods9. Non-electrochemical probes of electrodes and electrode processesPart III: Applications10. Potentiometric sensors11. Amperometric and voltammetric sensors12. Electrochemistry in industry13. Corrosion14. BioelectrochemistryAppendix 1: Useful mathematical relationsAppendix 2: Principles of A.C. circuitsAppendix 3: Digital simulationAppendix 4: Standard electrode potentials

Editorial Reviews

`a comprehensive bibliography is provided to enable the reader to study topics in greater depth ... well suited to meet the wide-ranging needs of readers wishing to apply such methods in chemistry, physics, bioscience, and materials science ... the presentation is clear and understandable ...sound and reliable ... For all those readers who wish to learn about the methods of electrochemistry and how to apply them, the book by Brett and Brett will prove a reliable guide.'Jurgen Heinze, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl. 1994, 33, No. 19