eBook Handbook of Reference Electrodes, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 3642361889
  • ISBN-13: 9783642361883
  • DDC: 541.3724
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 344 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Reference Electrodes are a crucial part of any electrochemical system, yet an up-to-date and comprehensive handbook is long overdue. Here, an experienced team of electrochemists provides an in-depth source of information and data for the proper choice and construction of reference electrodes. This includes all kinds of applications such as aqueous and non-aqueous solutions, ionic liquids, glass melts, solid electrolyte systems, and membrane electrodes. Advanced technologies such as miniaturized, conducting-polymer-based, screen-printed or disposable reference electrodes are also covered. Essential know-how is clearly presented and illustrated with almost 200 figures.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Contributors.
1: Electrode Potentials.
2: Reference Redox Systems in Nonaqueous Systems and the Relation of Electrode Potentials in Nonaqueous and Mixed Solvents to Standard Potentials in Water.
3: Liquid Junction Potentials.
4: Salt Bridges and Diaphragms.
5: Reference Electrodes for Aqueous Solutions.
6: Reference Electrodes for Use in Nonaqueous Solutions.
7: Reference Electrodes for Ionic Liquids and Molten Salts.
8: Reference Electrodes in Oxidic Glass Melts.
9: Reference Electrodes for Solid-Electrolyte Devices.
10: Direct Solid Contact in Reference Electrodes.
11: Micro-Reference Electrodes.
12: Conducting Polymer-Based Reference Electrodes.
13: Screen-Printed Disposable Reference Electrodes.
14: Pseudo-Reference Electrodes.
15: The Kelvin Probe Technique as Reference Electrode for Application on Thin and Ultrathin Electrolyte Films.