Encyclopedia of Electrochemistry Research (3 Volume Set)


Jonathan R. Coleman (Editor)

Series: Chemistry Research and Applications, Electrical Engineering Developments

This book presents current research in the field of electrochemistry. Topics discussed include advanced materials for wet electrochemical detection of organic impurities; electrochemical applications of modified electrodes in waste water treatment and energy conversion systems; electrochemical hydrogen storage; application of high temperature electrolysis for large-scale hydrogen production; electrolysis of nitrate aqueous solution; electrocoagulation and electroflotation; voltage stabilization using a storage capacitor and physical and electrochemical properties of quaternary ammonium salts. (Imprint: Nova)



Table of Contents


Materials Issues, Status of Technologies and Potential Applications of Direct Methanol Fuel Cells
(A. S. Arico, V. Baglio, V. Antonucci, CNR-ITAE Institute, Messina, Italy)

Electrocrystallization of Al, Pb, Mn, Al-Pb and Al-Mn from Molten Salt (AlCl3-NaCl-KCl)
(I. Danaee, M. Jafarian, F. Gobal, A. Maleki, M. G. Mahjani, Department of Chemistry, K. N. Toosi University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, and others)

Advanced Materials for Wet Electrochemical Detection of Organic Impurities
(F.Manea, C. Radovan, S. Picken, J. Schoonman, “Politehnica” University of Timisoara, Timisoara, Romania, and others)

Electrochemical Applications of Modified Electrodes in Waste Water Treatment and Energy Conversion Systems
(Mohamed S. El-Deab, Takeo Ohsaka, Bahgat E. El-Anadouli, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt, and others)

Application of PBO2 Anodes for Electrochemical Wastewater Treatment
(Carlos A. Martínez-Huitle, Marco Panizza, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte, CCET – Departamento de Química, Natal, Brazil, and others)

Electrochemical Preparation of TiO2 and WO3 Single Component or Bicomponent Photocatalytic Coatings for Photoelectrochemical Oxidation of Organics: A Short Review
(J. Georgieva, S.Sotiropoulos, S. Armyanov, E.Valova, I.Poulios, N.Philippidis, Department of Chemistry, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece, and others)

Acids as a Source of Hydrogen in Cathodic Hydrogen Evolution
(Vedrana Marinović, Aleksandar Despić, Institute of Technical Sciences of the Serbian Academy of Science and Arts, Knez Mihailova, Belgrade, Serbia)

Electrocatalytic Properties of Modified Lead Dioxide Electrodes and Oxidation Mechanism of Nitrophenols
(Huiling Liu, Yuan Liu, State Key Laboratory of Urban Water Resources, School of Municipal & Environmental Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China)

Estimation of the Corrotion Rate in Circumstances of Difficult Implementation of the Common Methods for Electrochemical Measurements
(S. Feliu Jr., J.C. Galván, A. Pardo, M.C. Merino, Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Metalúrgicas CSIC, Madrid, Spain, and others)

Corrosion and Protection of Magnesium and its Alloys as a Biomaterial
(C. Alonso, L. Burgos-Asperilla, L. Hernández, Química Física Aplicada, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Cantoblanco, Madrid, Spain)

Electrochemical Hydrogen Storage
(A. Visintin, C. Wang, J. H. Baricuatro, M. P. Soriaga, Instituto de Investigaciones Fisicoquímicas, Teóricas y Aplicadas, Universidad Nacional de La Plata, La Plata, Argentina, and others)

An Application of Two-Sample Multivariate Statistical Techniques to the Analysis of Electrochemical Reactor Performance
(Thomas Z. Fahidy, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Waterloo,Waterloo, Ontario, Canada)

Development of Non-Parameter Regression Methods for the Prediction of Process Variables of Chlor-Alkali Membrane Cells
(N. Shojaikaveh, S.N. Ashrafizadeh, Department of Chemical Engineering, Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran)

Microheterogeneous Electrocatalytic Sensing via Inorganic Solids Incorportating Electroactive Guests
(Antonio Doménech, Departament de Química Analítica, Universitat de València, València, Spain)

Corrosion Behaviour of Aluminium and Aluminium Alloys
(K. S. Ghosh, Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, National Institute of Technology (NIT), Durgapur, India)

Molybdenum Deposition by Ionic Melts Electrolysis. Theoretical Background and Practical Realization
(Viktor Malyshev, Angelina Gab, Dmytro Shakhnin, Open International University of Human Development, Kyiv, Ukraine)

Double Layer Theory
(Robert Rickhard Salem, Professor Doctor of Science in Chemistry, Russia)

Application of High Temperature Electrolysis for Large-scale Hydrogen Production: A Review
(Yu Bo, Xu Jingming, Institute of Nuclear and New Energy Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China)

Electrochemical Technology Applied in Treatment of Wastewater and Ground Water
(Chuanping Feng, Miao Li, Xu Guo, Chao Zhao, Zhenya Zhang, Norio Sugiura, School of Water Resources and Environment, China University of Geosciences, Beijing, China, and others)

Electrochemical Oxidation of Organic Compounds in Aqueous Acidic Media on ‘Active’ and ‘Non-Active’ Type Electrodes
(Stephane Fierro, Institute of Chemical Sciences and Engineering, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL))

Electrolysis in Aqueous Solutions Under Extreme Current Densities – Fundaments and Applications of Electrochemical Discharge Phenomenon
(Rolf Wüthrich, Anis Allagui, Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada)

Molten Salt Electrolysis for Sustainable Metals Extraction and Materials Processing – A Review
(Xiao Y. Yan; CSIRO, Victoria, Australia and Derek J. Fray; University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom)

Electrodeposition of Silver-Indium Alloys
(Ts. Dobrovolska, I. Krastev, Rostislaw Kaischew Institute of Physical Chemistry, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria)

Electrolysis of Nitrate in Aqueous Solution
(Georgios Kyriacou, Ioannis Katsounaros, Laboratory of Inorganic Chemistry, Department of Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece)

Understanding the Electrochemistry of Isoelectric Focusing
(Cyrill L. Naydenov, Evgeni P. Kirazov, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Medical University Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria, and others)

Electrodeposition of Niobium from Molten Salts
(Alain Robin, Antonio Fernando Sartori, Departamento de Engenharia de Materiais – Escola de Engenharia de Lorena, Universidade de São Paulo, Lorena, SP, Brazil, and others)

Novel Electrochemical Approaches for the Recovery of Fission Platinoids using Room Temperature Ionic Liquids
(K.A. Venkatesan, M. Jayakumar, T.G. Srinivasan, P.R. Vasudeva Rao, Fuel Chemistry Division, Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research, Kalpakkam, India)

Electrochemical-pH-Switchable Polymer Film for Treatment of Metallic Ion Aqueous Waste: From Fundamental Study to Semi-Pilot Industrial Applications
(Xuan Tuan Le, Pascal Viel, Serge Palacin, Laboratory of Chemistry of Surfaces and Interfaces, CEA Saclay, IRAMIS /SPCSI, Gif-sur-Yvette Cedex, France)

Study of a Fuel Cell Network with Water Electrolysis for Improving Partial Load Efficiency of a Residential Cogeneration System
(Shin-ya Obara, Engineering Lab., Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Kitami Institute of Technology, Kitami, Hokkaido, Japan)

Studies on the Electrochemical Oxidation of Aqueous SrCl2 to Sr(ClO3)2
(Subramanyan Vasudevan, Central Electrochemical Research Institute (CSIR), Karaikudi, India)

Influence of the Composition of the Solution on the Process of Copper Deposition while using the Inductive-Capacitive Device
(Gologan V.F., Bobanova Zh.I. Ivashku S. Kh, Institute of Applied Physics, Academy of Sciences of Moldova, ul. Academiei 5, Chisinau, Republic of Moldova)

Improvement Technology of the Efficiency Concerning Partial-Load Operation of the Fuel Cell using Water Electrolysis
(Shin-ya Obara, Engineering Lab., Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Kitami Institute of Technology, Kitami, Hokkaido, Japan)

Water Electrolysis in Mono- and Hetero-Phase Low Conductive Systems and a Secondary pH Gradient Establishment
(Alexander Stoyanov, Research Institute for Children, Children’s Hospital of New Orleans, New Orleans LA, and others)

Electrocoagulation, Electroflotation-fundamental, present and future perspective
(N. Balasubramanian and C. Srinivasakannan; School of Engineering, Monash University Sunway Campus, Malaysi)

High Pressure PEM Water Electrolysis for Hydrogen Production
(F. Marangio, P.Medina, M.Santarelli, M.Calì, Dipartimento di Energetica, Politecnico di Torino, Turin, Italy)

The Role of Capacitors and Capacitance within Plasma Processing
(Victor J. Law, National Center of Plasma Science and Technology, Dublin City University, Glasnevin, Dublin, Ireland)

Voltage Stabilization Using a Storage Capacitor
(V.V. Tatur, Institute of Monitoring of Climatic and Ecological Systems, Siberian Branch, Russian Academy of Sciences, Tomsk, Russia)

Ideal and Real Capacitors: How their Behaviour Affect Energy Efficiencies
(Paulo Simeão Carvalho, Adriano Sampaio e Sousa, Departamento de Física da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal)

AC Bridge Circuitry for the Capacitive Position Sensor Inside the Superconducting Linear Motor System
(Shu-chen Liu, Centre de Spectrometrie de Masse et de Spectrometrie Nucleaire (CSNSM), Universite de Paris-Sud XI, Orsay, France)

Physical and Electrochemical Properties of Quaternary Ammonium Salts based on Halogen-Free Chelatoborate Anion and their Application to Electric Double-Layer Capacitors
(Noritoshi Nanbu, Yukio Sasaki, Department of Nanochemistry, Faculty of Engineering, Tokyo Polytechnic University, Atsugi, Kanagawa, Japan)


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