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electrochemistry

 [e-lek″tro-kem´is-tre]
the study of the relationships and transformations between chemical and electrical energy.

electrochemistry

the study of the electric effects that accompany chemical action and the chemical activity produced by electric influence.

electrochemistry,

n chemical reactions that elicit electrical potentials, and electrical potentials that initiate chemical reactions.

electrochemistry

the study of chemical changes produced by electric action.
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Vertical orientation is better for air breathing PEM fuel cell stack as the heated air in the duct tends to move upwards due to buoyancy and allows the fresh air inside the stack for electrochemical reaction.
The electrochemical reaction can then take place either through holes in the magnetite film, on the surface of the poorly conducting magnetite film itself or at the miniscule ring of steel surrounding the holiday where disbondment can occur.
Corrosion, which is essentially an unwanted electrochemical reaction, is another process that can be studied using ECSPM.
Both ring and wire serve as electrodes in the electrochemical reaction, the wire being the anode.
Versa designed an SOFC stack to generate electricity through an electrochemical reaction for an unmanned undersea vehicle (UUV).
When the lithium ions migrate into the active electrochromic layer, an electrochemical reaction causes that layer to darken.
An electrochemical reaction occurs that causes the steel pipe (in this case) to rust and clog up.
A fuel cell works using the same electrochemical reaction as the battery under a car hood, Samuelsen explains.
NanoBridge(TM) technology utilizes the atom switching effect of a nanometer scale metal bridge, in which an electrically conductive channel is created or annihilated by stretching a metallic bridge controlled by an electrochemical reaction inside a solid electrolyte.
The feedback system controls the flow of fuel and oxidant gases required to maintain and maximize the electrochemical reaction of the fuel cell stack under varying current loads.
ORB is reportedly a new class of rechargeable battery, which uses the electrochemical reaction of organic radical compounds.
The system would be based on fuel-cell technology, which generates electricity by combining combustible fuels such as natural gas with air in an electrochemical reaction similar to a conventional battery.

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